TV Programming Highlights

Shakespeare and Hathaway

Shakespeare & Hathaway: Private Investigators

New BBC Series on WPSU!

Hardboiled private investigator, Frank Hathaway and his rookie sidekick Lu Shakespeare form the unlikeliest of partnerships as they investigate the secrets of rural Warwickshire’s residents.

Saturdays, at 8:00 p.m. beginning January 5


Doc Martin, Season 8

Doc Martin, Season 8

Doc Martin returns to WPSU!

After all their ups and downs as a couple, Dr. Martin Ellingham and his wife, Louisa, are finally living together with their son, James Henry, but their problems are far from over.

Saturdays, at 9:00 p.m. beginning January 5

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Sarah Silverman and Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

Finding Your Roots, Season 3

The acclaimed series returns with Professor Gates exploring the mysteries, surprises and revelations hidden in the family trees of popular figures.

Tuesdays, January 8-April 9, at 8:00 p.m.

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The Dictator's Playbook

The Dictator’s Playbook

Learn how six dictators, from Mussolini to Saddam Hussein, shaped the 20th century. How did they seize and lose power? What forces were against them? Learn the answers in these six immersive hours, each a revealing portrait of brutality and power.

Wednesdays, January 9 – February 13, 10:00 p.m.

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Victoria Season 3

Victoria, Season 3

It is 1848, and revolution is breaking out across Europe. In Britain, one woman stands between order and chaos: Queen Victoria. Jenna Coleman stars as the young but fearless monarch, facing a crisis that threatens to end her reign.

Sundays, January 13-March 3, at 9:00 p.m.

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Equus: The Story of the Horse

Equus: The Story of the Horse

The relationship between man and his noble steed is almost as old as civilization itself, allowing our species to explore, conquer and flourish side by side with the horse. NATURE traces this revolutionizing partnership with anthropologist Niobe Thompson in this two-part series.

Wednesdays, January 16-26, at 8:00 p.m.

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