Program Highlights

Coming up this week on WNED-TV


S36 Ep6: Nature's Miniature Miracles | Preview

Uncover Nature’s biggest little secrets. Airing Wednesday, November 22 at 8pm.


NOVA | Extreme Animal Weapons Preview

NOVA uncovers the secrets of nature’s battleground—claws, horns, fangs and all. Airing Wednesday, November 22 at 9pm.

Anne of Green Gables

The Good Stars | Official Trailer

Join the free-spirited teenaged Anne as she faces complex issues with friends and family. Don't miss Anne of Green Gables followed by the all new The Good Stars Thursday, November 23 at 7:30 and 9:30pm.

Anne of Green Gables

Anne of Green Gables- The Good Stars | Inside Look

In Anne of Greene Gables - The Good Stars Anne Shirley turns 13 and faces complex issues with friends, adults and Gilbert. In this Inside Look Martin Sheen and Ella Ballentine discuss adolescence and romance in The Good Stars. Don't miss Anne of Green Gables followed by the all new The Good Stars Thursday, November 23 at 7:30 and 9:30pm.

Anne of Green Gables

Anne of Green Gables |Official Trailer

The 2016 adaptation of Lucy Maud Montgomery’s classic novel tells the story of Anne Shirley. Don't miss this encore presentation of Anne of Green Gables Thursday, November 23 at 7:30pm followed by the all new The Good Stars at 9:30pm.

Great Performances

Irving Berlin’s Holiday Inn - The Broadway Musical | Preview

Irving Berlin’s Holiday Inn - The Broadway Musical comes to Great Performances on PBS. Airing Friday, November 24th at 8pm.

The Beatles: Eight Days a Week - The Touring Years

Official Trailer

The remarkable story of how The Beatles became a global phenomenon. Premiere Saturday, November 25 at 8pm.

Sgt. Pepper's Musical Revolution | Official Trailer

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the groundbreaking Beatles album. Airing Saturday, November 25 at 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 November 24 for Once Upon a Sesame Street Christmas. Remember, that you can watch the WNED PBS KIDS channel on your computer, tablet, phone and of course, on television.


Coming Soon to Family Night on the WNED PBS KIDS Channel

November 24: Once Upon a Sesame Street Christmas

Am all-new Sesame Street special goes back in time to show how Elmo's ancestors - not to mention those of Grover, Big Bird, Bert, Ernie, Oscar the Grouch and Cookie Monster - helped transform "the most unfriendly street in town" into the bright, kind, music-filled place it is today.

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Coming in November

PBS Victor Borge 100 Years of Music and Laughter! | Promo

An all new Victor Borge television special narrated by Rita Rudner, featuring his funniest and most memorable skits -- a truly unparalleled collection not to be missed. Rare archival footage from the Borge family vault makes VICTOR BORGE: 100 Years of Music & Laughter! a program you'll long remember. Airing Sunday, November 26 at 6:30pm.

Great Performances: Hitman - David Foster and Friends:

Legendary songwriter, producer, and maestro to the stars, David Foster has generated some of the world's best known popular music, and collaborated with a veritable "Who's Who" of superstars in a career that spans more than three decades. In celebration of his remarkable achievements some of the biggest names in contemporary music gather for this concert. Airing Sunday, November 26 at 8:30pm.

PBS Christmas With Daniel O'Donnell | Promo

Join O'Donnell and special guests for a winter wonderland of yuletide carols and seasonal favorites in this concert filmed in Dublin. Guests include Mary Duff, the Billie Barry Kids and the renowned Kilkenny Presentation Choir. Airing Monday, November 27 at 8pm. Tune in to find out how you can reserve the best seats for one of his upcoming performances.

PBS Celtic Woman Homecoming: Ireland |Promo

Celebrate the timeless emotion of Ireland's centuries-old heritage in this live concert filmed in Dublin. Celtic Woman combines the country's finest musical talents with epic stage production to present a uniquely inspiring live experience. Airing Monday, November 27 at 9pm.

Finding Your Roots | Preview

Discover the unsolved mysteries behind the family stories of political organizer Donna Brazile, actor Ty Burrell and artist Kara Walker as they learn how the legacy of slavery has shaped their identities. Airing Tuesday, November 28 at 8pm.

The Vietnam War | Episode Ten Preview

The Weight of War (March 1973- Onward) The epic story of the Vietnam War as it has never-before been told on film. Saigon falls and the war ends. Americans & Vietnamese from all sides seek reconciliation. The final episode airs Tuesday, November 28 at 9pm.

The Vietnam War

Watch again Tuesdays at 9pm
October 3- November 28

Young Hyacinth: A Keeping Up Appearances Special | Preview

Chart the early life of the remarkable Hyacinth in this prequel to Britcom Keeping Up Appearances. Hyacinth's desperate attempts to transform her sisters and darling Daddy into an altogether better class of family are not at all appreciated. Airing Thursday, November 30 at 8pm on WNED-TV.

Doc Martin - Seven Grumpy Seasons | Preview
Shot on location in the picturesque seaside village of Port Isaac during the filming of Doc Martin’s highly anticipated seventh season, Doc Martin - Seven Grumpy Seasons is public television’s third behind-the-scenes look at the international hit series. Featuring interviews with producers, cast members, and director Ben Gregor, this special is an enjoyable sneak peek at what Martin Clunes – the Doc himself – is calling the “best” series yet. Airing Thursday, November 30 at 9pm.

Coming in December

American Masters: This Is Bob Hope | Preview

During his career, Bob Hope was the only performer to achieve top-rated success in every form of mass entertainment. American Masters explores the entertainer’s life through his personal archives and clips from his classic films. Airing Friday, December 1 at 8pm.

Live From The Artists Den | John Legend

John Legend performs new songs from the album Darkness and Light at Riverside Church. Airing Friday, December 1 at 10pm.

Mario Lanza - The Best of Everything | Preview
The program honors one of the most famous tenors the world has ever known. A Hollywood film idol and an opera super star, Lanza was a trailblazing crossover artist whose voice inspired contemporary giants such as Luciano Pavoratti, Andrea Bocelli and Plácido Domingo. The one-hour documentary highlights Lanza’s accomplishments and celebrates a life that, at just 38 years old, ended far too soon. Airing Saturday, December 2 at 6:30pm.

PBS Great Performances The Moody Blues: Days of Future

Experience the memorable 50th anniversary performance of the band's seminal album, including "Knights in White Satin," recorded live with full orchestra from Toronto's Sony Centre. Jeremy Irons narrates. Airing Saturday, December 2 at 8pm.

Everly Brothers - Harmonies From Heaven | Promo
The story of Phil and Don Everly, two of the most important and influential early rock ’n’ roll stars of the 1950s and ’60s. Featuring new interview footage with surviving brother Don and archival interviews with Phil, the film delves into their relationship with Felice and Boudleaux Bryant, the songwriting team who wrote many of their early hits, including their first million-seller “Bye Bye Love.” The program also features interviews with those inspired by the Everly Brothers, including Art Garfunkel, Keith Richards, Graham Nash, Dave Edmunds, Tim Rice, and Albert Lee, and highlights their influence on younger generations of artists. Performances include versions of “Bye Bye Love,” “Cathy’s Clown,” “All I Have to Do Is Dream,” “Wake Up Little Susie,” “Bird Dog,” “(Til) I Kissed You,” “So Sad (to Watch Good Love Go Bad),” “Let It Be Me,” and many more. Airing Monday, December 4 at 9:30pm.

NOVA | S43 Ep Memory Hackers Preview

Scientists are learning how we can edit memories—and delete our worst fears. Airing Wednesday, December 6 at 9pm.

Ralph | Preview for new WNED-TV documentary

RALPH is a biographical documentary on Ralph C. Wilson, Jr., one of Buffalo’s most iconic sports figures. Wilson was the founder and long-time owner of the Buffalo Bills. After his death, the Bills were sold for a record $1.4 billion. The money from the sale was used to create the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation, cementing a powerful sports and philanthropic legacy. Airing Fri., Dec. 15 at 8pm.

Last Tango in Halifax

Holiday Special | Official Trailer

Caroline’s new headship involves the family moving to a rundown farmhouse in Huddersfield. Airing Sunday, December 17 at 8pm.

Eric Idle's The Entire Universe

Eric Idle's The Entire Universe | Trailer

Explore the history of the universe with Professor Brian Cox. Airing Friday, December 22 at 10pm.

Live From Lincoln Center

NY Philharmonic New Year's Eve: Bernstein Broadway | Preview

Stars from Broadway join the Philharmonic in a tribute to the legendary composer. Airing Sunday, December 31 at 9pm.

Extras/Behind the Scenes from Masterpiece and other Drama Series

Victoria - Masterpiece

Victoria | Season 2 Preview

See a new preview for Victoria, Season 2. Victoria returns with Season 2 in January 2017.