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Upcoming Broadcasts:

Danai Gurira (#103) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

See how Tony Award-nominated writer Gurira made the leap from storyteller to Hollywood superstar. The Zimbabwe native yearned to bring African faces and voices to Broadway through her plays, but ended up starring in the mega-hit Black Panther.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Jul 17, 2018 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Wed, Jul 18, 2018 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sat, Jul 21, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Jul 21, 2018 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, Jul 22, 2018 -- 5:30am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Aug 18, 2018 -- 6:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, Aug 19, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me

Jason Aldean (#104) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Learn how country singer Jason Aldean battled through constant setbacks early in his career, and ultimately found success with a scrappy, persistent and out-of-the-box approach that led him to country music superstardom.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Jul 24, 2018 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Wed, Jul 25, 2018 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sat, Jul 28, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Ruth Zukerman (#105H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG

Find out how Zukerman turned her passion for indoor-cycling into a massive business-twice-with SoulCycle and FlyWheel. Learn what kept her moving all these years and cemented her place at the heart of the boutique fitness world.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Jul 31, 2018 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Wed, Aug 1, 2018 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sat, Aug 4, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Aug 4, 2018 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, Aug 5, 2018 -- 5:30am Remind me

Roxane Gay (#106) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

See how Gay, child of Haitian immigrants, transcended expectations to become a leading voice in the feminist movement with her essay collection Bad Feminist. How did she convert a painful childhood into a career that helped women around the world?

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Aug 7, 2018 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Wed, Aug 8, 2018 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sat, Aug 11, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Michael Strahan (#107) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Follow Super Bowl champ Michaell Strahan's trajectory from NY Giants Hall of Famer to sports commentator and host of "Good Morning America. " What enabled him to tackle the TV industry and straddle two different worlds when his time in the stadium was up?

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Aug 14, 2018 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Wed, Aug 15, 2018 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sat, Aug 18, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Christian Siriano (#108) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Learn how sartorial savant Siriano parlayed confidence and a singular vision into a "Project Runway" victory. See how he surmounted rejection from FIT and created one of the most socially conscious and successful fashion lines in the industry.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sat, Aug 25, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Aug 28, 2018 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Wed, Aug 29, 2018 -- 5:00am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • 6/04/18: KQET Signal Loss

      KQET (DT25.1, 25.2 & 25.3) was unable to transmit from late Saturday 6/02 through early Monday 6/04 due to a break in the third party fiber feed somewhere between KQED’s Master Control room in San Francisco and the uplink reception point at California State University Monterey Bay. The break was found and fixed shortly after … Continue reading 6/04/18: KQET Signal Loss

    • DIRECTV KQED Plus 54 HD Issue

      We are experiencing a technical issue with DIRECTV which has affected our broadcast in High Definition.  We appreciate your patience, and for watching KQED Public Television!

    • KQED World Technical Issue

      UPDATE: The technical issue that we were experiencing has been resolved. KQED WORLD has now resumed regularly scheduled programming. Please find a discrepancy report below. 13:00-13:32 ET Secrets of the Dead #1602: Van Gogh’s Ear 13:32 ET: Regularly scheduled programming resumes ***Due to a technical issue, KQED WORLD will be airing evergreen programming (Secrets of … Continue reading KQED World Technical Issue

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

KQED DTV Channels

KQED 9, KQET

KQED 9 / KQET

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

All HD programs

KQED Plus, KQET

KQED Plus / KQEH

Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQEH
KQED Plus, formerly KTEH.
Unique programs including the best British dramas, mysteries, and comedies.

PBS Kids

PBS Kids

Channel 54.4, 25.4, and 9.4
XFINITY 192 (Monterey/Salinas 372 and Sacramento/Fairfield 391)
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at pbskids.org.

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.3 and 25.3
XFINITY 190 Monterey/Salinas 371 and Sacramento/Fairfield 390)
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Thought-provoking television — public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.