Variety Studio: Actors On Actors Previous Broadcasts

Episode #1004H

KQED 9: Thu, Sep 19, 2019 -- 11:00 PM

Rachel Brosnahan (The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel) & Billy Porter (Pose); Tracee Ellis Ross (Black-ish) with Sarah Paulson (American Horror Story); Natasha Lyonne (Russian Doll) & Maya Rudolph (Forever).

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Sep 22, 2019 -- 5:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Sat, Sep 21, 2019 -- 11:30 PM
  • KQED 9: Fri, Sep 20, 2019 -- 5:00 AM

Episode #1003H

KQED 9: Thu, Sep 12, 2019 -- 11:00 PM

Robin Wright (House of Cards) with Chris Pine (I Am the Night); Michelle Williams (Fosse/Verdon) with Patricia Clarkson (Sharp Objects); Sacha Baron Cohen (Who is America?) with Don Cheadle (Black Monday).

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, Sep 13, 2019 -- 5:00 AM

Episode #1002H

KQED 9: Thu, Sep 5, 2019 -- 11:00 PM

Michael Douglas (The Kominsky Method) with Benicio Del Toro (Escape at Dannemora); Emilia Clarke (Game of Thrones) with Regina Hall (Black Monday); Sam Rockwell (Fosse/Verdon) with Renee Zellweger (What/If).

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, Sep 6, 2019 -- 5:00 AM
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    • KQED Transmitter will be off (03/06/2019)

      KQED transmitter will off on March 6th at  3-6 at 3am-6am.  This will disrupt over-the-air reception and DirectTV viewers. Comcast and Monterey reception will not be impacted.

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      KQED FM and other radio channels were recently dropped from Comcast’s local cable offerings. Affected users can still listen to KQED at 88.5 FM on their radios, or listen to the live stream at or by downloading the KQED app, or on smart speakers.

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      Engineers at Sutro Tower in San Francisco will be doing their annual maintenance work 9am-4pm Mon 8/20 through Fri 8/24.  All stations transmitting from Sutro Tower will be dropping to half-power each day, and perhaps moving from main antennas at the top of the tower to auxiliary antennas at the “waist” (middle) of the tower … Continue reading KQED DT9, Sutro Tower – Mon 8/20 thru Fri 8/24/18

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