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Episode #101H Duration: 24:11 STEREO TV14

Freddie and Stuart host a wake. Joined by their small circle of elderly friends, the couple manages to create a splendidly awkward evening of meager food and liberal insults. Joining them is Freddie and Stuart's young neighbor Ash, whose sexuality is a point of interest. Ash spends the evening trying to be a good guest while fending off the advances of Freddie and Stuart's predatory best friend, Violet.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Dec 13, 2015 -- 11:11pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, Dec 14, 2015 -- 5:11am Remind me

Episode #102H Duration: 23:55 STEREO TV14

Freddie and Stuart shop for a new coat for Freddie for his fan club event. Since the coat is more expensive than they'd expected, Stuart finds a way of secretly raising some cash. Meanwhile, Ash seeks Freddie and Stuart's advice to win back his ex-girlfriend. Violet is more than happy to help, and Ash and Violet, along with friend Penelope, take an eventful trip to the shops, where they make a shocking discovery.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Dec 20, 2015 -- 11:07pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, Dec 21, 2015 -- 5:07am Remind me

Episode #103H Duration: 24:13 STEREO TV14

Ash is confused about his career. Freddie, who has an important audition coming up, suggests Ash pursue acting and teaches him the tricks of the trade. When Ash secures an acting role after only one audition, Freddie is thrown into a state of depression. Stuart must come up with a plan to renew his confidence. Meanwhile, Violet seeks advice from Freddie and Stuart about her tumultuous love affair with her Hungarian boyfriend.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Dec 20, 2015 -- 11:32pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, Dec 21, 2015 -- 5:32am Remind me

Holiday Special (#107H) Duration: 26:16 STEREO TV14

Freddie (Ian McKellen) and Stuart (Derek Jacobi) host a holiday soiree in their small central London flat. Ash (Iwan Rheon), their young upstairs neighbor, has volunteered to cook the meal, their feisty best friend Violet (Frances de la Tour) is up to her old tricks, and a wicked game of Truth or Dare brings up hidden truths -- and surprises as well.

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  • KQED 9: Fri, Dec 25, 2015 -- 10:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Dec 26, 2015 -- 4:30am Remind me

Episode #104H Duration: 23:47 STEREO TV14

Freddie, Stuart and the gang go clubbing after Ash gets a job handing out club fliers. By the end of the night, only Freddie is left standing and Stuart feels left out. Overcome by popularity, Freddie heads back to the club with Ash's trendy friends, but soon realizes clubbing isn't for him. With Violet in Argentina with her new lover, Stuart seeks comfort in his dotty friend Penelope, who offers him some surprising advice.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Dec 27, 2015 -- 11:35pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, Dec 28, 2015 -- 5:35am Remind me

Episode #105H Duration: 24:06 STEREO TV14

Freddie and Stuart invite Ash and his new girlfriend, Chloe, to dinner. Infrequent acting work has been getting Freddie down, but things are looking up for Ash, who has fallen in love with the perfect woman. Or is she? As the evening progresses, Chloe's habits stop seeming so sweet, and tensions mount over dinner. Violet, meanwhile, is having difficulty with her lover in Buenos Aires.

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  • KQED 9: Sun, Jan 10, 2016 -- 11:34pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, Jan 11, 2016 -- 5:34am Remind me

Sister (#201H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TV14

Violet panics when her wealthy sister Lillian, whom she hasn't seen in years, announces a visit. Worried that Lillian will discover the truth, Violet and friends begin an elaborate ruse to save her from humiliation. Meanwhile, Ash is keen to introduce his new girlfriend, Jess, to the group, but he's in for a surprise.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, Jan 11, 2016 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jan 12, 2016 -- 5:30am Remind me

Gym (#202H) Duration: 24:23 STEREO TV14

Feeling unfit, Freddie and Stuart join Ash at his gym, where a young fitness instructor persuades the pair to sign up for an expensive membership. With Freddie and Stuart spending so much time at the gym, Violet and Penelope discover how pleasant their flat can be without the bickering pair in it.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, Jan 18, 2016 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jan 19, 2016 -- 5:30am Remind me

Ballroom (#203H) Duration: 25:13 STEREO TV14-L

The gang decides to join Ash and Jess at a ballroom dancing class. Nimble on his feet, Stuart quickly becomes teacher's pet, leaving Freddie in a huff, while Violet becomes a hit with the amorous teacher in other ways. After seeking Freddie's advice, Ash decides to take his relationship with Jess to the next level.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, Jan 25, 2016 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jan 26, 2016 -- 5:30am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

    TV Technical Issues
    • Wed 11/10: KQEH Over The Air planned short outages

      (DT54-1 through 54-5) Wednesday 11/10, 11am The DT54 Over the Air signal will need to switch from main to auxiliary levels late Wednesday morning for the safety of the crew working on another station’s equipment on the tower, then back to the main antenna mid-afternoon when work is completed. The change should be for a […]

    • Tues 9/29: Planned outage for KQET DT25 Over the Air signal

      (DT25.1, 25.2 & 25.3) The Fremont Peak transmission tower will be undergoing one of its routine maintenance inspections Tuesday. We expect to shut down the KQET DT25 signal at approximately 2pm (along with other stations on the tower), and expect to return around 3pm. Most TVs will automatically recover the signals after an outage of […]

    • KQED DT9.1 – 9.3, Sunday 9/20: Over the Air signal down

      UPDATE: KQED’s Sutro Tower signal was restored to full power shortly after 3pm on Monday. If your TV set has still not re-acquired the signal automatically, a rescan is probably in order. – – – – – – – – – UPDATE: Our over the air signal was restored at 50% power apx 4pm Sunday. […]

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

KQED DTV Channels



Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
Wave 9 and HD 164
DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code

All HD programs



Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave 10
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KQED Plus, formerly KTEH



Channel 54.3
Wave 157

Arts, food, how-to, gardening, travel

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3
Wave 156

History, world events, news, science, nature



Channel 54.5 & 25.3
XFINITY 191 & 621
Wave 154

24-hour national Spanish-language network



Channel 54.4
Wave 155

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