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Breathless, Part 1 (#4428H) Duration: 1:26:11 STEREO TV14

Jack Davenport stars as a brilliant London surgeon in 1961, when doctors were treated like gods and acted the part. Also starring in this stylish story of a dark secret amid the complexities of the sexual revolution are Zoe Boyle, Catherine Steadman, Iain Glen, Natasha Little, Oliver Chris, Joanna Page and Shaun Dingwall.
In this episode: Otto, a surgeon married to Elizabeth, has eyes for new nurse Angela. Angela's sister, Jean, is engaged to Otto's colleague Richard. Inspector Mulligan snoops around. Jean and Richard's marriage gets off to a rocky start. Otto makes a breakthrough with Angela. Mulligan gives Elizabeth a menacing message.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Fri, Oct 7, 2016 -- 9:50pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Oct 8, 2016 -- 3:50am Remind me

Poirot Season 12, The Big Four (#4426H) Duration: 1:23:11 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: DVI)

David Suchet returns in his signature role as suave Belgian super sleuth Hercule Poirot in two new mysteries based on novels by Agatha Christie. Whether he's on holiday abroad, taking a countryside break or simply going about his business near his central London home, Poirot finds himself exercising his "little grey cells" by helping police investigate crimes and murders, whether they ask for his help or not.
This episode: Adapted by Mark Gatiss, "The Big Four" plunges Poirot into a world of global espionage, set against the backdrop of the impending WWII. The public is in a panic after the shocking death of a Russian chess grandmaster, and Poirot must navigate international figures and intrigue to identify the culprit, with the help of old friends Captain Hastings, Inspector Japp and Miss Lemon.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Oct 9, 2016 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, Oct 10, 2016 -- 2:00am Remind me

Poirot Season 12, Dead Man's Folly (#4427H) Duration: 1:23:11 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: DVI)

David Suchet ("Henry VIII," "The Way We Live Now") returns in his signature role as suave Belgian super sleuth Hercule Poirot in two new mysteries, "The Big Four" and "Dead Man's Folly," based on the novels by Agatha Christie. Whether he's on holiday abroad, taking a countryside break or simply going about his business near his central London home, Poirot finds himself exercising his "little grey cells" by helping police investigate crimes and murders, whether they ask for his help or not. A wealthy financier and his wife stage a grand party at their new summer home. Poirot (David Suchet) is a reluctant guest, urged to attend by his old friend Ariadne Oliver (Zo? Wanamaker), who suspects the "murder hunt" game she is preparing may turn out to be a real murder.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Oct 9, 2016 -- 9:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, Oct 10, 2016 -- 3:30am Remind me

Breathless, Part 2 (#4429H) Duration: 1:26:46 STEREO TV14

A procedure goes wrong for Otto, Charlie, and Jean. Richard meets an old friend. Elizabeth and Mulligan meet for a showdown. Angela and Otto have an out-of-town trip with a chaperone. Charlie has a close call. A forgotten incident keeps rearing its menacing head. Stars Jack Davenport, Zoe Boyle, Catherine Steadman, Iain Glen, Natasha Little, Oliver Chris, Joanna Page and Shaun Dingwall.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Fri, Oct 14, 2016 -- 9:52pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Oct 15, 2016 -- 3:52am Remind me

Breathless, Part 3 (#4430H) Duration: 1:26:46 STEREO TVPG

Otto and Elizabeth's strange marriage becomes plain. Jean forms an unlikely bond with Margaret. Mulligan breaks down. A climactic series of events is kicked off by a swimsuit contest. The intertwined fates of doctors, nurses, spouses and a police inspector converge. Stars Jack Davenport, Zoe Boyle, Catherine Steadman, Iain Glen, Natasha Little, Oliver Chris, Joanna Page and Shaun Dingwall.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Fri, Oct 21, 2016 -- 9:52pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Oct 22, 2016 -- 3:52am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    TV Technical Issues
    • early Thurs 9/29 1am-6am: planned KQET/DT25 outage

      (DT25-1 through DT25-3) Late Wed/early Thurs 9/29 1am, the KQET DT25 transmitter will be turned off for maintenance and electrical upgrades. The plan is that the signal should be restored at approximately 6am. Most Over the Air TVs will automatically restore the signal once the transmitter is turned back on. However, a few viewers may […]

    • early Mon 9/26: planned KQEH/DT54 Over the Air outage

      UPDATE: This morning’s maintenance took place at 8:36am, with the signal restored at 8:45am. (DT54-1 through DT54-5) At some point early Monday morning Sept 26th (before 9am), the KQEH transmitter will be turned off for about 10 minutes for maintenance. Because of the short duration, most TVs will automatically restore the signal once the transmitter […]

    • early Tues 9/13: KQEH DT54 (KQED Plus) planned overnight outage

      UPDATE: power was restored at 6:45am Tuesday. Most TVs will restore the channels automatically, but a few viewers may need to do a rescan. – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – (DT54-1 through 54-5) late Monday/early Tuesday 9/13 The DT54 Over the Air signal will be […]

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

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KQED 9 / KQET

Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
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Wave 9 and HD 164
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Wave 10
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KQED Life

KQED Life

Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
Wave 157

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KQED World

Channel 9.3
XFINITY 190
Wave 156

History, world events, news, science, nature

v-me

V-Me

Channel 54.5 & 25.3
XFINITY 191 & 621
Wave 154

24-hour national Spanish-language network

KQED Kids

KQED Kids

Channel 54.4
XFINITY 192
Wave 155

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