Coming Up This Week on WNED-TV



Magic Moments: The Best of 50s Pop | Preview

The MY MUSIC series brings back the happiest hits from the days of poodle skirts and penny loafers. Performers include Mel Carter, the Four Aces, the Chordettes, the Four Lads, Patti Page, Don Cherry and the Crew Cuts. Hosts: Pat Boone, Phyllis McGuire, Mary Lou Metzker, Patti Page and Debbie Reynolds. Airing Sunday, March 18 at 8pm.


Naledi: One Little Elephant

Born inside a sanctuary in the wilderness of Botswana, Naledi the baby elephant loses her mother and faces the world alone. It is now up to a devoted team of caretakers and researchers to urge Naledi to survive and help find her place in the herd. Airing Sunday, March 18 at 10 p.m.


Antiques Roadshow

Appraisal: 1905 Spokane Bird's-Eye View Lithograph

Journey to Spokane to learn about treasures like a 1938 Snow White banner, a Chinese huanghuali cosmetic case and an 1860 John J. Audubon chromolithograph. Which is the night's big find? Airing Monday, March 19 at 8 p.m.

Jackie Robinson

Robinson rises from humble origins to integrate Major League Baseball, performing brilliantly despite the threats and abuse he faces on and off the field and, in the process, challenges the prejudiced notions of what a black man can achieve. Airing Monday, March 19 at 9 p.m.



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This is the intimate and revealing story of Stephen Hawking's life. Told for the first time in Hawking's own words and with unique access to his home and public life, this is a personal journey through Hawking's world. Airing Tuesday, March 20 at 8 p.m.

Jackie Robinson | Part 2

Robinson uses his fame to speak out against injustice, alienating many who had once lauded him for "turning the other cheek." After baseball, he seeks ways to fight inequality, but as he faces a crippling illness, he struggles to remain relevant. Airing Tuesday, March 20 at 9 p.m.


Forest of the Lynx | Preview

Forests are far more complex than previously imagined. The documentary, filmed in 4K, travels deep into the remote forests of the Kalkalpen National Park in Austria - the largest area of wilderness in the Alps. Abandoned and unmanaged by man for close to a quarter of a century, the forest's dramatic cycle of growth and decay now rules the landscape. Airing Tuesday, March 21 at 8 p.m.


Roman Catacomb Mystery Preview

Beneath the streets of Rome lies an ancient city of the dead known as the Catacombs -- a labyrinth of tunnels, hundreds of miles long, lined with tombs. Airing Tuesday, March 21 at 9 p.m.

WWII Mega Weapons | The Tunnels of Okinawa

Learn why Imperial Japan built a network of defensive lines, bunkers and fortifications across the island of Okinawa-turning it into a deadly killing machine-and consider its grisly legacy. Airing Tuesday, March 21 at 10 p.m.


The Widower

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When Claire confronts her husband, Malcolm Webster, over his wild spending, he tries to control her with sedatives. Afraid he'll soon be caught, he silences her forever. Three years on, he has a new bride...and history appears to be repeating itself. Airing Tuesday, March 22 at 8 p.m.


A Place to Call Home | Back To Back Episodes

James supports Olivia as she faces a heartbreaking truth. Elizabeth gets a wonderful surprise, meanwhile George's poor timing leaves him on shaky ground with Sarah. Then...Anna pushes Gino beyond his limit, meanwhile Sarah's advice helps Olivia find a new direction. Airing Thursday, March 22 at 9 p.m.


Are We There Yet? Ireland
British television favorites Charlie Lawson and Daniel Coll set off on a daring road trip across Ireland – with absolutely no cash. Joined by celebrity guests and memorable characters, the penniless duo engages in unique fundraising tactics such as singing, cooking, and Irish step dancing to pay for food and lodging. If they fail to raise the money, they must sleep in the van. Exploring the best attractions in Ireland alongside local guides/experts, they cover 2,400 km of the beautiful countryside and see what makes the Emerald Island an unforgettable destination, cash or no cash. This 5-part series airs Fridays at 8pm beginning March 23.


Join Carol Burnett for her personally selected favorite moments from her long-running comedy series, including sketches from the first five years of the show not seen in decades. Airing Friday, March 23 at 9 p.m.

Richard Pryor: Icon

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Richard Pryor's impact on the craft of comedy and today's top comics is legendary and unrivaled. This program surveys the profound and enduring influence of one of the greatest American comics of all time. Airing Friday, March 23 at 10 p.m.


800 Words

Erik Thomson plays George, a man who once skated through life but is now stumbling. When his wife dies, he makes a rash decision to move his kids away from Sydney to the town of Weld, New Zealand where Turner spent his youth. Airing Saturday, March 24 at 8 p.m.

Maigret: Saturday March 24 at 9pm

It's 1955, and Paris is enjoying a blisteringly hot summer... but it's a city in the grip of fear. Four women have been murdered and Chief Inspector Maigret is under huge pressure to find the killer. Airing Saturday, March 24 at 9 p.m.


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.

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