The Week Ahead on WOSU TV

14, 2014

It was hard for me to focus on just one program to draw your attention to this week, because there are so many great programs ahead. Tuesday night WOSU TV premieres season 4 of PIONEERS OF TELEVISION.  Every Tuesday night for the next four weeks you’ll walk down memory lane with Ray Romano, Jerry Seinfeld, [...]

Columbus on the Record Moves to 7:30 pm Friday Nights

Mike Thompson hosts Columbus on the Record
Mike Thompson and Columbus on the Record are moving to 7:30 pm starting April 18.
April 9, 2014

Our new Friday night schedule will keep you informed

Rock Out On Friday Night With The Dave Clark Five

9, 2014

On the second half of Friday night arts on WOSU TV, GREAT PERFORMANCES presents a fantastic new film profiling the iconic 1960′s band The Dave Clark Five.  I think most folks would agree the music of the ’60′s helped fuel the cultural revolution that peaked in 1964, a year we seem to be focusing on [...]

Billie Jean King Makes Her Mark

4, 2014

Last year AMERICAN MASTERS did a fantastic profile on Billie Jean King.  We received lots of viewer comments about the program and many requests for us to air it again.  As the APT tennis season heats up with the The French Open and Wimbledon coming up in the next couple months, we felt now would [...]

Bevo Francis Makes His Mark

3, 2014

This year’s “March Madness” comes to an end on Monday when a new NCAA basketball champion is crowned.  On this week’s SUNDAY SHOWCASE WOSU TV will celebrate the game of basketball with a line-up of programs that really showcase the spirit of the game. One of those stories focuses on the community of Rio Grande, [...]

Wild Predator Invasion

31, 2014

One of my favorite mini-series is James Michener’s CENTENNIAL.  I hadn’t seen it in years so I was excited when the entire mini-series popped up during a premium channel free weekend preview. I put the DVR to good use.  The land, and the eco-system of the west, specifically Colorado, was a big part of the [...]

The Story of the Jews

24, 2014

THE STORY OF THE JEWS is a five hour documentary airing this Tuesday and next on WOSU TV.  This series, written and hosted by noted historian and scholar Simon Schama, offers a comprehensive story of the Jewish experience from ancient times to the present day. It is an epic odyssey and a  personal journey of [...]

Mr. Selfridge Is Back

24, 2014

Jeremy Piven is back, this Sunday, March 30 at 9pm,  for a brand new season of MASTERPIECE: MR. SELFRIDGE.  If you weren’t able to catch up on the happenings of season one during our Sunday mega marathon, check out the Masterpiece website ( for a recap and a sneak peek of season 2.

USA Wins Gold!

18, 2014

The 2014 Paralympic Winter Games came to a close this past Sunday in Sochi.  Team USA brought home 18 medals, 2 of them gold.  No surprise, the USA Sled Hockey team once again dominated the ice, winning another Paralympic gold medal.  WOSU TV will present ICE WARRIORS-USA SLED HOCKEY at 4pm, as part of this [...]