Is it Bake Off or Baking Show?

18, 2015

THE GREAT BRITISH BAKE OFF has been a series in the U.K. for several years now.  Last year PBS was able to acquire the series for American viewing and the show premiered on WOSU TV in January under the title, THE GREAT BRITISH BAKING SHOW.  Although it was the premiere season for us, what we [...]

11, 2015

Curious George is getting ready to embark on a brand new journey. A trip to space lands George in a new jungle adventure.  It all begins Monday at 8am on CURIOUS GEORGE 3: BACK TO THE JUNGLE .

Rediscover Downton Abbey

7, 2015

The countdown to the premiere of DOWNTON ABBEY season 6 has begun.  We’re hearing rumored storylines and watching every cast interview being done, in hopes of catching a hint of what’s to come. An encore presentation of MASTERPIECE: DOWNTON ABBEY season 5 will air on WOSU TV later this fall.  In the meantime tune in [...]

Super Sleuth Thursday Special Event

4, 2015

This Thursday is the “Super Sleuth Thursday” special programming event on WOSU TV.  We’re going to spend the evening getting caught up with one of our favorite detectives, Sherlock Holmes. Beginning at 9pm WOSU TV will air a special presentation of MASTERPIECE MYSTERY! SHERLOCK starring Benedict Cumberbatch. “A Scandal in Belgravia” plunges Sherlock and Watson [...]

Steve Raichlen’s Project Smoke

29, 2015

You know Steve Raichlen from BARBECUE UNIVERSITY and PRIMAL GRILL but now he’s grilling in a whole new way, “Smoking is the new grilling,” says Steven Raichlen.  STEVE RAICHLEN’S PROJECT SMOKE begins Saturday at 2:30pm on WOSU TV and it’s everything you ever wanted to know about smoking foods and more.  With a world-class collection of [...]

Urban Conversion Leads The Way To Sustainable City Living

White House chef Sam Kass gives the Schley family an educational tour of First Lady Michelle Obama’s vegetable garden.
White House chef Sam Kass gives the Schley family an educational tour of First Lady Michelle Obama’s vegetable garden.
July 23, 2015

Urban Conversion follows host and conservative businessman Rodman Schley as he seeks to learn more about the sustainability movement. Watch Urban Conversion Sundays at 12:30pm on WOSU TV.

Doc Martin News

21, 2015

We’ve been getting a lot of phone calls recently asking about the new season of DOC MARTIN.  It’s coming, but you’ll need to be a bit more patient.  Filming of season seven began in the Cornish town of Port Isaac, which doubles as Portween, in March.  Martin Clunes is happy to be back playing the [...]

Admiral Byrd

Object Checklist: Conquering the Ice-Byrd
Byrd in the library of Little America, prior to the South Pole flight, with a stone from Floyd Bennett's grave, 1929.
July 16, 2015

On Monday night at 10pm WOSU TV presents our local production ADMIRAL BYRD:FORGED ON ICE.  This one hour documentary is a great look at the man and his life’s mission. Byrd’s ambition and perserverance helped him make history in 1929 by becomming the first person to fly over the South Pole.  His desire to prove himself [...]

NOVA: Chasing Pluto

13, 2015

If you’ve been following the latest news from space then you know Tuesday, July 14 is a big day.  NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft will come to the end of its nine-year journey with a flyby of Pluto. When I was in school Pluto was a planet, and I’m still stuck on this notion.  It will [...]

New Sherlock First Look

10, 2015

PBS has released a clip of the new SHERLOCK special coming to MASTERPIECE MYSTERY later this winter.  Take a look, you won’t be disappointed.