Al Capone: Icon

Celebrity gangster Al Capone’s enduring impact on American culture is explored.

On CPTV4U: Tuesday, August 4 at 3:00 p.m.

Tavis Smiley

A hybrid of news, issues and entertainment, featuring interviews with newsmakers, politicians, celebrities and real people.

On CPTV4U: Weekdays at 4:00 p.m.

PBS NewsHour

Providing in-depth analysis of current events with a news summary, live interviews and discussions of domestic and international issues.

On CPTV: Weekdays at 7:00 p.m.

JKF & LBJ: A Time for Greatness

President Lyndon B. Johnson, the 1964 Civil Rights Act and the 1965 Voting Rights Act are examined.

On CPTV: Tuesday, August 4 at 9:00 p.m.

Life On The Reef

Epsiode 3 (of 3) – The humans and animals prepare as a category 5 cyclone bears down on the North Queensland coast.

On CPTV: Wednesday, August 5 at 8:00 p.m.

Big Movie Classics:
Legends of Flight

Experience the challenges and the triumphs leading up to the first flight of the 787 jetliner.

On CPTV: Wednesday, August 5 at 10:00 p.m.

Doc Martin

Cats and Sharks – Martin plans to leave
Portwenn to resume his career as a
surgeon after his baby’s christening.

On CPTV: Thursday, August 6 at 8:00 p.m.

Father Brown

The Owl of Minerva – When Inspector
Sullivan becomes a fugitive, he takes
sanctuary in St Mary’s and asks for help.

On CPTV: Thursday, August 6 at 9:00 p.m.

Inspector George Gently

Gently In the Blood – Gently investigates the death of a young civil servant and uncovers a turf war between rival gangs.

On CPTV: Thursday, August 6 at 10:00 p.m.

The Mark Twain Prize:
Ellen Degeneres

The work of Ellen DeGeneres is celebrated as she receives the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor.

On CPTV: Saturday, August 8 at 8:30 p.m.