Coming Up This Week on WNED-TV
SUNDAY
Secrets of Scotland Yard

Preview

From Dickens to Sherlock Holmes, Agatha Christie to James Bond -- no police institution in the world has caught the public imagination in the same way as Scotland Yard. The name has become synonymous with London's police force, but actually comes from the location of the original police headquarters building. Airing Sunday, December 9 at 8 pm.

Murder on the Home Front

Preview

Set during the London Blitz of 1940, Murder on the Home Front is a vibrant, original crime drama. This is a world where people live life in the moment. It is also a world where criminals can use the blackout and devastation to hide their darkest activities. Airing Sunday, December 9 at 8 pm.

An Honest Liar - Trailer

Meet James "The Amazing" Randi, the famed magician and self-proclaimed "honest liar" who dedicated his life to exposing frauds. But when dealing with a master deceiver, the truth can be hard to find. Airing Sunday, December 9 at 8 pm.

MONDAY
Antiques Roadshow

Junk in the Trunk 4 | Segment

Antiques Roadshow has more appraisals than ever to share from the 8 cities it visited during its newly-expanded Season 18 tour. The first hour of Junk in the Trunk 4 is an all new episode with appraisals from Roadshow's 2014 season, including a Steiff Pushmi-Pullyu Doctor Dolittle character, ca. 1967, acquired at a PBS auction in 1968. Airing Monday, December 10 at 8 pm.

America's Test Kitchen

Special: Home for the Holidays

The entire cast is home for the holidays, and they're sharing their tips and tricks for planning a stress-free gathering, while also recounting personal holiday memories and revealing their all-time favorite holiday recipes from the Test Kitchen archives. Airing Monday, December 10 at 9 pm.

Liona Boyd: A Winter Fantasy

Filmed in historic Richmond Hill United Church in December 2017, Liona Boyd: A Winter Fantasy perfectly captures a magical evening concert performed by world-renowned classical guitarist, Liona Boyd and her protege, Andrew Dolson. Airing Monday, December 10 at 10 pm.

TUESDAY
Tree of Life: A Concert for Peace and Unity

Preview

Watch a special concert in remembrance of Pittsburgh’s Tree of Life Synagogue tragedy. Airing Tuesday, December 11 at 8 pm.

Bagels Over Berlin |Trailer

Bagels Over Berlin is a documentary film that honors the Jewish veterans of the United States Army Air Corps during World War II, as told by the men who volunteered for this dangerous duty. Through his interviews with over 30 Jewish war veterans, director Alan Feinberg reveals how Jews volunteered in large numbers for the U.S. Army Air Corps. Airing Tuesday, December 11 at 9 pm.

FRONTLINE

The Facebook Dilemma | Preview

Early warnings about Facebook's impact on privacy and democracy in the U.S. and around the world. Dozens of original interviews and rare footage show how the company faced claims of misuse while becoming an unprecedented global power. Airing Tuesday, December 11 at 10 pm.

WEDNESDAY
Nature

Nature's Miracle Orphans | Episode 2 | Preview

Watch two-toed baby sloth Pelota learn to be independent in Costa Rica, while in Australia, young kangaroo Harry must be taught to socialize with his mates. Baby fruit bat Bugsy needs special help when his mother can't provide milk. Airing Wednesday, December 12 at 8 pm.

NOVA

Ultimate Cruise Ship Preview

Weighing 54,000 gross tons and stretching over two football fields, the Seven Seas Explorer is no ordinary boat. Join pioneering shipbuilders as they endeavor to build the ultimate cruise ship. Airing Wednesday, December 12 at 9 pm.

Great British Royal Ships | Britannia: Secrets of the Royal

Rob Bell examines the iconic ship the Royal Yacht Britannia. Now permanently berthed in Edinburgh, for 44 years it was a floating palace at sea, hosting world leaders and projecting British "soft power" around the globe. Airing Wednesday, December 12 at 10:01 pm.

THURSDAY
Doctor Blake Mysteries

An Invincible Summer

When a family are found slain at their breakfast table, Dr Lucien Blake knows something about the scene doesn't fit, but can't put his finger on it. Jean's wayward son returns unexpectedly and causes quite a stir in Blake's household. Airing Thursday, December 13 at 8 pm.

The Coroner | Back To Back Episodes

Capsized & The Salcombe Selkie

Jane, Judith and Beth wake to the news that a cargo ship has washed up ashore and that locals are pilfering the goods. Jane views this as theft but Judith, Mick and Beth believe that this bounty belongs to the community by ancient law and tradition. Detective Sergeant Davey has a hard time keeping order. Airing Thursday, December 13 starting at 9 pm.

FRIDAY

Vintage Roads Great & Small

In VINTAGE ROADS GREAT & SMALL Christopher Timothy and Peter Davison get behind the wheel of the 1936 designed Morgan 4/4 and set out on a series of road trips along some of Britain's most beautiful vintage roads. Airing Friday, December 14 at 8 pm.

Great Performances

k.d. lang – Landmarks Live in Concert Preview

Landmarks Live In Concert returns to Great Performances from the magnificent Majestic Theater in downtown San Antonio, Texas, for the 25th anniversary concert of Ingenue, the critically acclaimed 1992 album by superstar singer-songwriter k.d. lang. Airing Friday, December 14 at 9 pm.

European Christmas Markets | Preview

Join us in our discovery of Europe's Christmas Markets, where the town center, market square, or just the sides of narrow, cobblestone streets come alive in the dark of winter with festively decorated wooden stalls offering hot wine, regional food, Christmas decorations, sweet confections, toys, regional crafts and local entertainment. Airing Friday, December 14 at 10:30 pm.

SATURDAY

Jamestown

Henry presents his newfound riches to the townsfolk and soon acquires himself an array of eager friends. His return pushes Alice to take matters into her own hands, and a scientific discovery alters the hopes of all within Jamestown. Airing Saturday, December 15 at 8 pm.

Father Brown

The Devil You Know & The Dance of Death

Based on the short stories by G K Chesterton, Father Brown follows the kindly cleric as he solves crimes in his community. It is a quintessentially English world: drawing rooms in large country houses, miles of countryside, village halls and secret gardens, as well as country fairs, railway stations and rural parish churches. Airing Saturday, December 15 starting at 9 pm.


WNED PBS KIDS CHANNEL

PBS Kids Channel Family Night | On the WNED PBS KIDS Channel

Enjoy family viewing events featuring movie specials of themed programming Friday nights from 7-9pm on the WNED PBS KIDS channel. Remember that you can watch WNED PBS KIDS on your computer, tablet, phone and of course, on television.