Archive for April, 2014

“Ørnen” (The Eagle) Danish Police Drama Fridays on KTWU MHz WORLDVIEW

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014

The series is named after the lead character, a half-Icelandic half-Danish police officer named Halgrim Ørn Hallgrimsson, nicknamed “Ørnen” (the eagle).  Now promoted to chief constable of a new task force to help solve international crime, Ørnen handles explosive and complex cases with all available. He puts together an investigation team that are experts in their respective fields. Their cases cross the borders between Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Russia and various other countries; and involve biker gangs, former Russian KGB, possible terrorist threats and international fraud. “Ørnen” airs on Fridays at 9 PM on KTWU MHz WORLDVIEW, Digital Channel 11.2.

OUR QUEEN In-Depth Portrait Charts an Extraordinary Year

Monday, April 7th, 2014

An in-depth portrait of the world’s most famous woman by award winning producer/director Michael Waldman and bestselling royal writer Robert Hardman, OUR QUEEN, on Friday, April 11, at 8 p.m. on KTWU-HD, Digital Channel 11.1, charts an extraordinary year in the life of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II. With unique access to her family, to her staff, to her prime ministers and to her palaces during the triumphal Diamond Jubilee year, Our Queen is an enthralling study of the Sovereign today. A world leader since the age of 25, how does she retain her hold on the nation’s affections when political and social currents have transformed so much around her? How does she stay true to the past, yet adapt to the present? This fascinating, observational documentary series is a study of leadership, judgement and character, of spectacular pageantry but also of great warmth and poignancy as it shows what this truly modern monarch means to Britain and the world.