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The Crusader (Episode #104)

KQED 9: Sun, Nov 20, 2011 -- 8:00 PM

Delve into the increasingly grey area between right and wrong as television heroes confront internal demons while seeking their own forms of justice. Interviews include Alan Alda ("M*A*S*H"); Steven Bochco and David Milch ("NYPD Blue"); Chris Carter and Gillian Anderson ("The X-Files"); Bob Cochran and Joel Surnow ("24"); Michael C. Hall ("Dexter"); Shawn Ryan and Michael Chiklis ("The Shield"); and David Shore and Hugh Laurie ("House"), among others.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Wed, Nov 23, 2011 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED Life: Tue, Nov 22, 2011 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Nov 22, 2011 -- 4:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Mon, Nov 21, 2011 -- 10:30 PM
  • KQED 9: Mon, Nov 21, 2011 -- 2:00 AM

The Misfit (Episode #103H)

KQED 9: Sun, Nov 13, 2011 -- 8:00 PM

Celebrate the unique characters who defied comic stereotypes and societal expectations to reflect America's diverse personalities. Interviews include Alec Baldwin ("30 Rock"); Diablo Cody ("The United States of Tara"); Greg Daniels and Rainn Wilson ("The Office"); Larry David ("Curb Your Enthusiasm" and "Seinfeld"); Paul Feig and Judd Apatow ("Freaks and Geeks"); Mitchell Hurwitz ("Arrested Development") ; Mike Judge ("Beavis and Butthead"); and Garry Shandling ("The Larry Sanders Show"), among others.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Wed, Nov 16, 2011 -- 3:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Tue, Nov 15, 2011 -- 9:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Nov 15, 2011 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Mon, Nov 14, 2011 -- 10:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Mon, Nov 14, 2011 -- 2:00 AM

Man of the House (Episode #102H)

KQED 9: Sun, Nov 6, 2011 -- 8:00 PM

This episode showcases the evolution of the man of the house from the king of his castle in classic family sitcoms to a more intricate, conflicted figure in modern shows. Interviews include Marcy Carsey and Tom Werner ("The Cosby Show"); David Chase ("The Sopranos"); Bryan Cranston ("Breaking Bad"); Ron Howard ("The Andy Griffith Show") ; Carl Reiner and Dick Van Dyke ("The Dick Van Dyke Show"); and Phil Rosenthal and Patricia Heaton ("Everybody Loves Raymond"), among others.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Wed, Nov 9, 2011 -- 3:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Tue, Nov 8, 2011 -- 9:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Nov 8, 2011 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Mon, Nov 7, 2011 -- 10:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Mon, Nov 7, 2011 -- 2:00 AM

Independent Woman (Episode #101H)

KQED 9: Tue, Nov 1, 2011 -- 4:30 AM

Witness the transformation of women from model housewives to complex, and sometimes controversial, characters. Interviews include Roseanne Barr ("Roseanne"); Candice Bergen ("Murphy Brown"); Eva Longoria and Felicity Huffman ("Desperate Housewives"), Robert and Michelle King and Julianna Margulies ("The Good Wife"); James L. Brooks and Mary Tyler Moore ("The Mary Tyler Moore Show"); Shonda Rhimes and Sandra Oh ("Grey's Anatomy"); and Liz Brixius and Linda Wallem ("Nurse Jackie") among others.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Wed, Nov 2, 2011 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED Life: Tue, Nov 1, 2011 -- 9:30 PM
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    • Audio Issue KQED DT 9.1 /25.1

      UPDATE: Audio has been restored, please report any issues! We are working to resolve a technical issue which has affected the Over The Air audio Thank you for your patience while we resolve the issue!

    • KQED will no longer broadcast the KQEH signal from Monument Peak Tower effective 1/5/2018

      KQED will be removing its over-the-air television signal from the Monument Peak Tower in the San Jose area on January 5, 2018 (Note: this maintenance was previously scheduled for December 15, 2017). KQED will now broadcast our full suite of channels (KQED 9, KQED Plus, KQED World and PBS Kids) on Channel 9 and 54 […]

    • KQED LIFE OFF AIR Friday, December 15

      KQED will no longer offer the KQED Life channel beginning Friday, December 15. Several of the most popular exercise, cooking and lifestyle programs exclusive to KQED Life will now be scheduled on KQED Plus and KQED 9, where they can be experienced by more viewers. View/Download Schedule

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

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