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American Masters – Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story

Posted: December 22nd, 2017
Discover Hollywood star Hedy Lamarr’s secret identity. One of the world’s most beautiful women was also an inventor who designed the basis for secure Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS. In “Bombshell,” Lamarr reveals this astonishing story in her own words.

Great Performances at the Met: La Bohème

Posted: April 6th, 2018
Franco Zeffirelli’s classic production is set in 1830s Paris, where the near-destitute poet Rodolfo and painter Marcello live with their roommates, Colline and Schaunard. Rodolfo meets his beautiful neighbor Mimì and they fall in love at first sight, while Marcello reconnects with his former sweetheart Musetta. Soon after finding love the ...

Nature (Season 36) – The World’s Most Wanted Animal

Posted: April 3rd, 2018
Pangolins are often described as “the most endangered animal you’ve never heard of.” The world’s only scaly mammal, pangolins are now trafficked at a higher rate than rhinos, elephants and tigers combined, for medicinal use in China, Thailand and Vietnam. Very little is known about even their most basic biology, and this is hampering ...

Great Performances: The Opera House

Posted: March 8th, 2018
This new documentary by multiple Emmy Award-winning documentary filmmaker Susan Froemke surveys a remarkable period of the Metropolitan Opera’s rich history and a time of great change for New York City. Drawing on rarely seen archival footage, stills, and recent interviews, The Opera House chronicles the creation of the Met’s storied Lincoln ...

Firing Line with Margaret Hoover Renews Iconic Public Affairs Talk Show, Delivering a Civil and Engaging Contest of Ideas

Posted: May 8th, 2018
FIRING LINE WITH MARGARET HOOVER is a refreshing reprisal of William F. Buckley's iconic PBS program, a smart, civil and engaging contest of ideas. The series maintains the character of the original, conservative in its faithfulness to bedrock American values but diligent in its commitment to civility and the rigorous exchange of opinion. FIRING ...

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