THIRTEEN celebrates its 50th Anniversary this year. Viewers across the Tri State area built THIRTEEN’s legacy of trustworthy, thought-provoking and engaging programs – Masterpiece, Nature, American Masters, Great Performances, PBS NewsHour, Sesame Street and many others. THIRTEEN and PBS are committed to making these important programs available to all, regardless of means. To continue this legacy for the next generation, we’ve set a goal to recruit 50,000 new Members from our community. Will you help us? If you are already a supporter, we thank you. If you are not yet a supporter, please donate today in any amount. Thanks for watching!
Award-winning actress Meryl Streep narrates this exploration of the second decade of THIRTEEN’s history, one that bravely defined public television through creative experimentation and political controversy. The flagship PBS station continued to shape what public television could and should be, and creating groundbreaking programs. Watch the full documentary.