PBS’ Perry Simon Emphasizes Local Perspectives, Building Bridges to Younger Viewers

Since Perry Simon joined PBS a year ago, he has instituted a programming strategy that is tailored to the unique set of challenges that the public broadcaster faces in the evolving media world. He has ...

PBS Fall Slate: Dates For Ken Burns’ ‘Country Music’, New Contemporary History Series, ‘Poldark’ Finale & More

PBS has unveiled its fall programming slate, which includes premiere dates for Ken Burns’ 16-hour Country Music along with several other docunmentaries and the new contemporary-history series Retro ...

PBS Premieres Ken Burns Country Music Doc, New News Mag At TCA

PBS has previewed some of its 2019 launches at the Television Critics Association Press Tour. Here’s the rundown: *** Ken Burns’s Country Music will premiere Sept. 15. The 16-Hour documentary ...