Program Highlights

Coming up this week on WNED-TV
Call the Midwife Season 8 Finale
Call the Midwife

Going to the Dance | Episode 8 | Preview

Sister Hilda sees a way to give hope to young woman with Leukemia. Don't miss the conclusion of season eight Sunday, May 19 at 8pm.

Les Miserables Series Finale
Les Miserables

Les Misérables | Preview

Victor Hugo’s classic comes to television in a six-part series. Don't miss the conclusion Sunday, May 19 at 9pm.

Queen Victoria and Her 9 Children | Preview

This is the story of Queen Victoria – a widow in mourning who had to raise her nine children on a very public stage. Queen Victoria and Prince Albert were an unusually devoted couple with strong ideas about the role of the Royal Family. But when Albert died, Queen Victoria was left a single (career) mother. Airing Victoria Day--Monday, May 20 at 9pm.

Shaw Festival 2019 Season Preview

Tim Carroll talks with Anthony Chase about the Shaw Festival lineup of plays for 2019. Airing Monday, May 20 at 10:30pm.

Last Heroes of D-Day |Episode 2 | Preview

Historian Dan Snow examines how two years of meticulous planning, espionage and the analysis of millions of three dimensional aerial photographs helped the Allied Forces gain a foothold in Northern France. Airing Tuesday, May 21 at 8pm.

American Experience

Emma Goldman | Preview

For nearly half a century, Emma Goldman was the most controversial woman in America. Airing Tuesday, May 21 at 9pm.

Nature

Equus Story of the Horse | Ep. 2: Chasing the Wind Preview

Take a global tour of the most fascinating members of the modern horse club. Airing Wednesday, May 22 at 8pm.

NOVA

Lost Viking Army | Promo

Bioarchaeologists investigate a ninth-century mass grave in a rural English village. Will the remains unlock the mystery of the "Great Heathen Army," a legendary Viking fighting force that once invaded England? Airing Wednesday, May 22 at 9pm.

Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed the World

Episode 6 |The Smartphone | Preview

Dial in to the fascinating history of the smartphone. Airing Wednesday, May 22 at 9pm.

Live From Lincoln Center

Megan Hilty in Concert | Preview

Join the Tony-nominated star of Wicked, 9 to 5: The Musical, Noises Off and NBC's Smash for a new concert special featuring a versatile set of musical theater favorites and classic standards. Airing Friday, May 24 at 9pm.

Live From Lincoln Center

Sutton Foster in Concert | Preview

The two-time Tony Award winner charms America with songs from Broadway and beyond. Airing Friday, May 24 at 10pm.

The Forsyte Saga -Episode 11 | Preview

Jon and Fleur meet at Robin Hill and Fleur relates their parents' history. Jolyon is still very ill and Annette is still having an affair. Airing Saturday, May 25 at 8pm.

Hold The Sunset | Preview

Edith's dreams of retirement to the sun with her long-term suitor Phil are shattered when her 50-year old son Roger arrives home, seeking to recapture the happiness of his boyhood. The series continues Saturdays at 10 and 10:30pm.


WNED PBS KIDS Channel Family Night

Enjoy family viewing events featuring movie specials of themed programming Friday nights from 7-9pm on the WNED PBS KIDS channel. Join in the fun May 24 for a Tiger Family Trip , that you can watch the WNED PBS KIDS channel on your computer, tablet, phone and of course, on television.


WNED PBS KIDS

Coming Soon to Family Night on the WNED PBS KIDS Channel

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood | May 24

On this weekend’s PBS KIDS Family Night the The Tiger Family is heading out on a road trip to Grandpere's house! At first, Daniel doesn't know what to expect on the ride, but when Mom Tiger gives him a helpful map, he learns that there are so many exciting things to do and see when you're on a trip with your family. Find out what happens on #FamilyMovieNight.
Coming in May
National Memorial Day Concert

2019 National Memorial Day Concert | Preview

Join hosts Joe Mantegna and Gary Sinise for the 30th anniversary live broadcast of America's national night of remembrance from the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol, featuring the National Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Jack Everly. Watch the 2019 National Memorial Day Concert on Sunday, May 26 at 8pm.

A Few Good Pie Places

A Few Good Pie Places | Preview

Travel across America and visit shops, restaurants and more to find a few good pies. Sunday, May 26 at 9:30pm.

Memorial Day Programming

D-Day At Pointe-Du-Hoc | Preview

The remarkable story of the U.S. Army’s 2nd Ranger battalion. Led by Lt. Col. James Earl Rudder, the soldiers scaled the 100-foot cliffs of Pointe-du-Hoc in Normandy on June 6, 1944 to destroy six German cannons situated halfway between Omaha and Utah Beaches. Many believed it was a suicidal mission for the men involved. Airing Monday, May 27 at 9pm.

Memorial Day Programming

Going to War | Preview

Sebastian Junger and Karl Marlantes reveal the warrior’s journey with unflinching candor. Airing Monday, May 27 at 10pm.

American Experience

Rachel Carson | Preview

Carson’s book Silent Spring revolutionized our relationship to the natural world. Airing Tuesday, May 28 at 8pm.

FRONTLINE

Sex Trafficking in America | Trailer

Unimaginable stories of young women coerced into prostitution. Don't miss this episode of Frontline Tuesday, May 28 at 10pm.

Nature

Soul of the Elephant | Preview

Delve into the hearts, minds and even souls of elephants through the eyes of award-winning filmmakers Dereck and Beverly Joubert. Airing Wednesday, May 29 at 8pm.

NOVA

Inside Einstein's Mind Preview

Retrace the thought experiments that inspired his theory on the nature of reality. Airing Wednesday, May 29 at 9pm.

Rick Steves Fascism In Europe | Preview
In this one-hour special, Rick Steves travels back a century to learn how fascism rose and then fell in Europe — taking millions of people with it. Airing Friday, May 31 at 8pm.
Great Performances

Pavarotti: A Voice for the Ages | Preview

Some of Pavarotti's finest performances and in duet with pop stars and The Three Tenors. Airing Friday, May 31 at 9:30pm.

Coming in June

Les Miserables 25th Anniversary Concert | Preview

With more than 500 actors and musicians — including Alfie Boe, Jenny Galloway, Katie Hall, Nick Jonas, Norm Lewis, Matt Lucas, Lea Salonga, Samantha Barks and Ramin Karimloo — this concert includes the October 2010 cast of the long-running Original Production at London's Queen's Theatre and members of the original 1985 London cast, including Colm Wilkinson. Airing Sun., June 2 at 7pm.

Garden Wisdom for Western New York & Southern Ontario | Prev

Host Susan Hunt welcomes five experts from both sides of the border who blend the art and science of gardening to help viewers discover simple, environmentally friendly, sustainable tips and techniques from growing organic edibles and creating compost to adding low-maintenance, pollinator friendly native plants to garden beds. Airing Wednesday, June 5 at 7:30pm.

Summer of Space 2019
PBS Presents

Summer of Space 2019 | Coming Soon to PBS

PBS brings viewers the universe with SUMMER OF SPACE, a multiplatform experience that includes six new science and history programs, all commemorating America's journey into space. The adventure starts July 8 at 8pm..


Extras/Behind the Scenes from Masterpiece and other Drama Series

Victoria

Victoria | Inside Look I Season 3

Creator, writer and executive producer, Daisy Goodwin discusses Season 3 of Victoria.

MASTERPIECE | Extras
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Victoria | Inside Look I Season 3
Victoria
Victoria | Inside Look I Season 3
Laurence Fox is Lord Palmerston
Victoria
Laurence Fox is Lord Palmerston
Scene
Victoria
Scene
Ross & Demelza, Strangers & Lovers
Poldark
Ross & Demelza, Strangers & Lovers
Behind the Scenes of the New Styles
Poldark
Behind the Scenes of the New Styles
Ross Poldark’s Journey
Poldark
Ross Poldark’s Journey
Gerry’s Girlfriend
The Durrells in Corfu
Gerry’s Girlfriend
A Day in the Life of Callum Woodhouse
The Durrells in Corfu
A Day in the Life of Callum Woodhouse
Favorite Locations
The Durrells in Corfu
Favorite Locations
Margaret: The Rebel Princess

Princess Margaret’s Childhood

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Margaret’s life peaks at the age of six when her father becomes king.

Extras
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Princess Margaret’s Childhood
Margaret: The Rebel Princess
Princess Margaret’s Childhood
Norman Lear on how Sammy Davis, Jr. Broke Barrier
American Masters
Norman Lear on how Sammy Davis, Jr. Broke Barrier
Sammy Davis, Jr. on His Greatest Fear
American Masters
Sammy Davis, Jr. on His Greatest Fear
The Prince of Wales' Funny Side
Prince Charles at 70
The Prince of Wales' Funny Side
Recycling Wine and Oil
Prince Charles at 70
Recycling Wine and Oil
Prince Charles' Work Ethic
Prince Charles at 70
Prince Charles' Work Ethic
A Father's Influence
Prince Charles at 70
A Father's Influence
Nature

Behind the Scenes of "Living Volcanoes"

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Join the team of researchers and filmmakers featured in Living Volcanoes.

Extras/Behind the Scenes
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Behind the Scenes of "Living Volcanoes"
Nature
Behind the Scenes of "Living Volcanoes"
What Does the Polar Vortex Have to do With Climat
NOVA
What Does the Polar Vortex Have to do With Climat
Canada’s Bold Steps to Reduce Opioid Overdoses
NOVA
Canada’s Bold Steps to Reduce Opioid Overdoses
Interview with Producer and Cinematographer Kim W
Nature
Interview with Producer and Cinematographer Kim W
Inside Look: Amanpour & Company
Amanpour and Company
Inside Look: Amanpour & Company
Coming Fall 2019
Country Music

Look Ahead | Country Music

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What's next for director Ken Burns? Country Music is coming Fall 2019. #CountryMusicPBS.

Country Music | Ken Burns
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Look Ahead | Country Music
Country Music
Look Ahead | Country Music
Marty Stuart on Country's 'Mother Church' | Count
Country Music
Marty Stuart on Country's 'Mother Church' | Count
Rosanne Cash Reflects on ‘Walk the Line’
Country Music
Rosanne Cash Reflects on ‘Walk the Line’
Extended Trailer | Country Music
Country Music
Extended Trailer | Country Music
Dolly Parton Explains Country Music’s Appeal
Country Music
Dolly Parton Explains Country Music’s Appeal
Rhiannon Giddens Inspired by Powerful Women
Country Music
Rhiannon Giddens Inspired by Powerful Women
Loretta Lynn Describes Her Songwriting Philosophy
Country Music
Loretta Lynn Describes Her Songwriting Philosophy
Wynton Marsalis Discusses Black Country Musicians
Country Music
Wynton Marsalis Discusses Black Country Musicians
Jeannie Seely Reflects on Women’s Representation
Country Music
Jeannie Seely Reflects on Women’s Representation
Brenda Lee Reminisces About Patsy Cline
Country Music
Brenda Lee Reminisces About Patsy Cline
Marty Stuart on the Mystery of Songwriting
Country Music
Marty Stuart on the Mystery of Songwriting
Charlie Daniels Meets Itzhak Perlman
Country Music
Charlie Daniels Meets Itzhak Perlman