BBC Worldwide America has inked a co-production deal with PBS' long-running "Masterpiece" series and will produce two period telepics with the broadcast banner.
In the past, shrieking done in the presence of PBS content has generally been reserved for toddlers watching "Sesame Street." But in a New York City theater in early May, cries of delight were coming…
PBS' "Downton Abbey" drew 5.4 million viewers for its season finale Sunday, the pubcaster's best performance since the premiere of Ken Burns' "National Parks" in September 2009.
PBS anthology "Masterpiece Mystery" will air a prequel to "Inspector Morse," with Shaun Evans playing the title character.
Throughout its 40-year history, PBS has served as the occasional whipping boy for small government advocates. But this past year, the publicly funded network endured its fiercest attacks to date.
PBS' "Masterpiece" will air a revival of "Great Expectations" starring Gillian Anderson, David Suchet and Ray Winstone next year, along with an adaptation of "The Mystery of Edwin Drood."
Emma Thompson, Rachel Weisz, Ralph Fiennes, Alan Rickman, Bill Nighy, Judy Davis and Michael Gambon will appear in the upcoming season of PBS' "Masterpiece."
Forty years in and sporting a lineup that includes a revival of the beloved British period drama "Upstairs, Downstairs," it would appear that PBS' venerable anthology series "Masterpiece" keeps on…
"Masterpiece Theatre" is getting a new host (Gillian Anderson), but it's much of the same old/merry old, as this stately production of "Persuasion" launches "The Complete Jane Austen," a mix of…