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Airs Fridays at 8 p.m. & Sundays at 10:30 a.m. on KPBS TV
Donald Trump declared himself the "presumptive nominee" of the Republican Party after a five-state sweep of GOP primaries on Tuesday. Ted Cruz, who is trailing Trump by nearly 400 delegates, made headlines with his decision to name former GOP presidential candidate Carly Fiorina his running mate. Cruz also got into a war of words with former House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) who called the Texas senator "Lucifer in the flesh." Hillary Clinton won four out of the five Democratic primaries this week extending her delegate lead over Bernie Sanders. Are frontrunners Trump and Clinton unstoppable in their march to clinch their party's nomination? WASHINGTON WEEK will examine the state of the 2016 presidential race with: Jeff Zeleny of CNN; Jennifer Jacobs of Bloomberg News; Indira Lakshmanan of POLITICO Magazine; Lisa Lerer of AP.
Airs Fridays, Jan. 15 - March 4, 2016 at 9 p.m. & repeats Sundays, Feb. 7 - May 1 at 6 p.m. on KPBS TV
In the highly-anticipated Season 7 of DOC MARTIN, Martin Clunes reprises his role as Dr. Martin Ellingham, the G.P. with a brusque bedside manner and a phobia of blood. Heartbroken after Louisa’s (Caroline Catz) departure at the end of Season 6, the new season finds Martin ready to make some changes and win his family back. Also returning are Dame Eileen Atkins (Aunt Ruth), Selina Cadell (Mrs. Tishell), Ian McNeice (Bert Large), Joe Absolom (Al Large), John Marquez (PC Penhale), and Jessica Ransom (Morwenna). Guest stars include Tristan Sturrock ("Saving Grace"), Caroline Quentin (JONATHAN CREEK, MEN BEHAVING BADLY), and Sigourney Weaver ("Alien").
Airs Sundays, April 3 - May 22, 2016 at 8 p.m. on KPBS TV
Season 5 opens in the year 1961, and Poplar is beginning to feel the winds of social change with the improvements in housing, sanitation and healthcare. But for the midwives and nuns of Nonnatus House, it’s business as usual, as they continue to care for the sick and bring new life into the world. Throughout the season, the midwives encounter complex and challenging medical cases, ranging from an outbreak of typhoid to the increase in lung cancer, a teenage pregnancy and a mother who vanishes. But all are rocked when two babies with severe deformities are born under their care, several months apart from one another.
Airs Sundays, March 27 - May 1, 2016 at 9 p.m. on KPBS TV
James Norton (WAR AND PEACE) dons his priestly collar and Robson Green (RECKLESS) his rumpled raincoat for a new season as the improbable crime-fighting team, Reverend Sidney Chambers and Inspector Geordie Keating, bringing justice and spiritual nourishment to early 1950s England. GRANTCHESTER, Season 2 airs in six exciting episodes on MASTERPIECE MYSTERY!, Sundays, March 27 - May 1, 2016 on PBS.
Airs Sundays, March 27 - May 22, 2016 at 10 p.m. or 10:30 p.m. on KPBS TV
The clock nears closing time as mercantile genius Harry Selfridge faces creditors, swindlers, mob bosses, irate relatives, and spurned mistresses in the farewell season of MR. SELFRIDGE. Starring three-time Emmy® winner Jeremy Piven (Entourage) as the man who revolutionized the world’s retail experience, MR. SELFRIDGE, THE FINAL SEASON, airs on MASTERPIECE in nine nail-biting final episodes, on Sundays, March 27 - May 22, 2016 on PBS. Follow the unpredictable arc of Harry’s career to its thrilling climax, charting the fate of the showman with the big heart, shaky morals, and dogged belief that the dice roll will save him—and the store—every time.