PBS Announces ‘Finding Your Roots: Season 4’ Release Date

Courtesy: PBS/Public Media Distribution By Philip Sayblack Fans of PBS’ hit genealogy series Finding Your Roots will soon be able to own the series’ fourth season. PBS and Public Media Distribution announced Monday that the series’ fourth season will be released Tuesday, Feb. 6 on DVD and digital HD.  Season Four sees host Henry Louis Gates, Jr. interviewing celebrities such as Ted Danson and...

January 15th, 2018
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PBS Pays Tribute To Bob Hope In New “American Masters” Episode

Courtesy: PBS/Public Media Distribution By Philip Sayblack It goes without saying that Bob Hope is one of the greatest names in the entertainment industry’s modern history.  From radio to television to movies to his famed USO tours, Hope entertained audiences of all ages for years, so when he died in 2003, it left a great void in not just the industry but in America’s whole.  Now thanks to PBS...

January 11th, 2018
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PBS Follows Roosevelt “Into The Amazon” In New “AmEx” Episode

Courtesy: PBS/Public Media Distribution By Philip Sayblack Theodore Roosevelt is one of the greatest figures in American history.  A two-term president whose accomplishments both in and out of the Oval Office have been touted time and again both in print and on-screen, he has been the topic of any number of books, movies and documentaries.  Speaking of the latter, PBS and PBS Distribution added just...

January 11th, 2018
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PBS Releases ‘Great Performances: Havana Time Machine’ On DVD

Courtesy: PBS/Public Media Distribution By Philip Sayblack PBS is taking audiences on a musical trip through Cuba’s capital this winter with a new episode of its fan favorite cultural arts series. Great Performances: Havana Time Machine is available now on DVD.  Released Dec. 12, 2017, the roughly hour-long program follows musician Raul Malo as he walks Havana’s streets, examining the city’s...

January 7th, 2018
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‘NOVA: Secrets Of The Shining Knight’ Will Certainly Shine For Its Target Audiences

Courtesy: PBS/Public Media Distribution By Philip Sayblack The knight is a popular mascot for athletic teams today. From Las vegas’ new National Hockey League team to so many college athletic teams to even high school and below, knights are used nationwide (and probably worldwide) as mascots. While they may call themselves knights, the teams that used the knight as their mascot are a far cry from...

January 5th, 2018
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PBS’ Richard Sherman In-Studio Concert Will Leave Audiences “Singing” Its Praises

Courtesy: PBS/Public Media Distribution By Philip Sayblack John Williams. Hans Zimmer. The Sherman Brothers. One thing connects each of these names: each name is among the movie industry’s great musical minds. Each has composed some of the most well-known and beloved themes that audiences have ever heard. This past September, PBS and Public Media Distribution brought audiences a very special profile...

December 7th, 2017
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