CBS earned 46 nominations and PBS 45 for the 34th annual News and Documentary Emmy Awards, to be presented Oct. 1.
Usually, one is well advised to be wary of TV's micro portraits devised to illustrate macro trends. Yet "Two American Families" is such a potent treatise on the U.S.' struggling middle class -- as…
The rivalry between Netflix and Amazon.com for online streaming content has been a boon to TV programmers, as the two are motivated buyers eager to one-up each other. One week after Amazon.com touted…
Amazon.com 's streaming war with Netflix continues apace, as the Internet retail expanded its multiyear licensing agreement with PBS for hundreds of additional episodes of shows including NOVA…
'Downton Abbey' vets Zoe Boyle and Iain Glen will also join the cast.
Irish reality show "Geneaology Roadshow" is hopping across the pond to PBS, which will air four episodes starting Sept. 23. In the U.S. version of the show, which will take place in Austin, Texas…
Two news programs concern themselves with justice Tuesday night, and the one people are less likely to watch is clearly the more worthy and extraordinary. A PBS “Frontline” production, “Outlawed in…
PBS auds will be able to close out their week with Charlie Rose beginning this July, as the network has greenlit “Charlie Rose Weekend,” a halfhour news program slated for Fridays at 8:30 p.m. Rose…
As documentaries go, it's not the Inquisition. But another evening with Brooks should be more than enough to put a little springtime in any fan's step.
PBS also announced that it had acquired the third season of BBC Worldwide's "Call the Midwife," as well as the first season of British drama "Last Tango in Halifax," starring Derek Jacobi.