The TV Column: pbs

Posted at 10:54 AM ET, 03/06/2013

‘Sesame Street’ hits 1 billion views on YouTube channel

‘Sesame Street’ first nonprofit, first U.S. children’s media outlet to reach 1 billion YouTube channel views.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  10:54 AM ET, 03/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  sesame street, pbs, youtube

Posted at 05:54 PM ET, 01/23/2013

PBS to host web chat with Veep Joe Biden on gun violence

Vice President Joe Biden’s chat will be excerpted on “NewsHour” Thursday night.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  05:54 PM ET, 01/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  winter tv press tour 2013, joe biden, pbs, gun violence, newtown, sandy hook

Posted at 04:43 PM ET, 01/05/2013

Benedict Cumberbatch in Tom Stoppard miniseries for HBO

Benedict Cumberbatch stars in new HBO miniseries penned by Tom Stoppard.

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Tags:  benedict cumberbatch, tom stoppard, hbo, sherlock, pbs, steven moffat, winter tv press tour 2013

Posted at 06:37 PM ET, 07/21/2012

‘Downton Abbey’ third season: Crawley family goes bust

‘Downton Abbey’ third season includes family fortune lost, Shirley MacLaine.

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Tags:  downton abbey, pbs

Posted at 12:21 PM ET, 04/11/2012

PBS to air Ken Burns’ ‘The Dust Bowl’ docu during November sweep

Two part, six-hour documentary to face stiff competition from commercial broadcasters.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  12:21 PM ET, 04/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ken burns, pbs