Archive for March, 2014

New Britcom SPY on KTWU

Friday, March 28th, 2014
Mar
28

SPY is the story of Tim, a single father trying to win back the respect and affections of his horribly precocious nine-year-old son, Marcus. In the hope of proving that he is not a complete loser, Tim quits his dead-end job but his life changes forever when he is accidentally recruited as a trainee spy for MI5. The series stars Darren Boyd and young Jude Wright (pictured). SPY is broadcast on Saturdays at 8 PM on KTWU – HD — Digital Channel 11.1.

MR SELFRIDGE Season Two on KTWU

Monday, March 24th, 2014
Mar
24

Jeremy Piven (“Entourage”) returns as a wheeling-dealing American who shows early 1900s Londoners how to shop. Based on the life of colorful retail magnate Harry Gordon Selfridge, also stars Frances O’Connor (“Madame Bovary”), Aisling Loftus (“Page Eight”), Zoe Tapper (“Zen”), Amanda Abbington (“Case Histories”), and Samuel West (“Any Human Heart”). Who knew shopping could be like this! On MASTERPIECE CLASSIC, MR. SELFRIDGE returns on Sunday, March 30, at 8 PM on KTWU-HD, Digital Channel 11.1.

SECRETS OF THE TOWER OF LONDON

Monday, March 24th, 2014
Mar
24

Standing guard over the city of London for nearly 1,000 years, the formidable Tower of London has been a royal castle, a prison, a place of execution and torture, an armory and the Royal Mint. This program unlocks the doors to secret rooms, talks to the people who do the jobs no one sees and reveals some surprising facts about one of England’s most famous icons. SECRETS OF THE TOWER OF LONDON airs Sunday, March 23, at 7 PM, on KTWU-HD – Digital Channel 11.1. Photo Credit: Dynamosquito

PBS NEWSHOUR Visits Kansas This Sunday

Wednesday, March 19th, 2014
Mar
19

A population drain has been taking place in the Great Plains for decades. Sunday on NewsHour, the journalists travel to Kansas to find out about a state plan that offers incentives to attract new residents to rural Kansas.The Weekend PBS NEWSHOUR airs on Sunday, March 23, at 5 p.m. on KTWU-HD, Digital Channel 11.1.  PBS NEWSHOUR correspondent Hari Sreenivasan hosts the program.

ED SULLIVAN’S ROCK AND ROLL CLASSICS — THE 60s

Tuesday, March 11th, 2014
Mar
11

More classic performances from the long running Ed Sullivan variety show featuring The Beatles, Dave Clark Five, The Rolling Stones (pictured) and more. ED SULLIVAN’S ROCK AND ROLL CLASSICS — THE 60s airs on KTWU-HD, Digital Channel 11.1, on Saturday, March 15, at 8 PM.

Real Neighbors Tell of MISTER ROGERS & ME

Friday, March 7th, 2014
Mar
07

A charming tale of how two brothers who were real-life neighbors of Fred Rogers set out to learn and discover more about the man himself and his luminous legacy. MISTER ROGERS & ME airs on Monday, March 10, at 7 PM on KTWU-HD — Digital Channel 11.1.

MIDSOMER MURDERS: Super Sleuths

Wednesday, March 5th, 2014
Mar
05

The cast and crew of “Midsomer Murders” reflect on their experiences in the deadliest ‘county’ in all of England. The special investigates the much loved DCI Tom Barnaby (John Nettles) and the mysterious mayhem of  Midsomer. MIDSOMER MURDERS: SUPER SLEUTHS airs on Monday, March 10, at 8:30 p.m. on KTWU-HD, Digital Channel 11.1.