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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 #103)

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 #102)

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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    • Comcast channel moves, Monterey/Salinas & Sacramento/Fairfield

      As of Tuesday 8/25, Comcast/Xfinity has moved four of KQED’s channels to new numbers in two of its service areas. The new info is: Monterey-Salinas: 371 – KQED World 372 – KQED Kids 373 – KQED Life 374 – KQED V-Me Sacramento, Fairfield, Rio Vista, Travis AFB and Vacaville: 390 – KQED World 391 – […]

    • Sutro Tower Annual Maintenance, week of 8/24 daytime

      (may affect Over the Air signal for KQED DT9.1, 9.2, 9.3) The Sutro Tower team will be doing their annual tower check and maintenance work this week, meaning that all stations may be switching back and forth from their main antenna to their auxiliary antenna between 9am and 4pm. Work should conclude no later than […]

    • Comcast/Xfinity Ch10 audio, Monday 7/20 evening

      UPDATE: Comcast was able to resolve their technical glitch apx 10:45pm * * * * * We are aware that at least during the early part of the evening of Monday 7/20, the audio is out of sync on Comcast/Xfinity channel 10, their basic cable service. This problem still exists as of 8:10pm. We have […]

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

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