Jay Leno: The Mark Twain Prize

The biggest names in comedy salute and celebrate the humor of the former Tonight Show host.

Sunday, November 23 at 8:00 p.m.

Home of the Brave: When Southbury Said No to the Nazis

In the 1930s, the German American Bund — a group organized and aligned with Nazi beliefs and goals — was quietly building training camps across rural sections of the U.S. In 1937, the Bund planned to build the largest U.S. camp in Southbury, CT. Learn the little-known story of how town patriots came to recognize the evil the group represented and took action to keep the camp from being built.

On CPTV: Encore broadcast Sunday, November 23, 3:00 p.m.

American Masters: “Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work”

A special in-memoriam tribute broadcast showcases the wit, wisdom and legacy of the comic genius.

On CPTV: Wednesday, November 26 at 10:00 p.m.

Moyers & Company

“The Bare Knuckle Fight against Money in Politics”

Thomas in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade!

See the CPTV Kids favorite, Thomas the Tank Engine, as a float this Thanksgiving!

JFK: American Experience

Part Two: John F. Kennedy’s successes and failures in the White House and his assassination are explored.

On CPTV: Monday, November 24 at 10:00 p.m.

Nature: Invasion of the Killer Whales

Captivating new footage follows the strategic hunt of a new dominating predator: the killer whale.

On CPTV: Monday, November 24 at 8:00 p.m

Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.: Decoding Our Past

DNA analysis is used to delve deeper into the families of Deval Patrick, Jessica Alba and others.

On CPTV: Tuesday, November 25 at 8:00 p.m.

The Queen's Palaces: "Holyrood House"

The Darnley Jewel and more remarkable objects bound to the Palace’s turbulent history are explored.

On CPTV: Thursday, November 27 at 8:00 p.m.

Poirot: Poirot's Last Case

An ailing Poirot returns to Styles to prevent an ingenious serial killer from claiming more victims.

On CPTV: Thursday, November 27 at 9:00 p.m.