On-Air Highlights

WITF TV Picks for the week of January 21, 2018

Written by John Kinzer, Production/Continuity Specialist witf | Jan 19, 2018 9:54 AM

Sunday January 21 at 9:00pm - Victoria -  Discontent is growing in the country; an unexpected grief finally forces Victoria to put childish things away. Despite the healthy birth of an heir, she's paralyzed by an inexplicable sorrow. A tragedy in Coburg plunges Albert into his own torment.

Monday January 22 at 8:00pm - Antiques Roadshow - In the third and final episode filmed in Harrisburg, learn more about vintage and antique items such as the 1963-1968 NASA archive of Pearl Tucker, a painted "Bucher" box made around 1800, and a Randy Gumpert baseball archive. One of these is appraised for $75,000!  Stay tuned for Behind the Scenes: Antiques Roadshow Harrisburg at 9:00.

Tuesday January 23 at 8:00pm - We'll Meet Again Join Ann Curry for the dramatic reunions of people separated by WWII. A Japanese-American woman sent to an internment camp hopes to find a childhood friend, and a survivor from a Jewish ghetto searches for the child of the couple who befriended him.

Wednesday January 24 at 8:00pm - Nature - Alongside the fastest, strongest, smartest animals are nature's misfits, odd, bizarre and unlikely creatures that at first glance seem ill-equipped for survival. Left at the starting line in the race for life, these are the apparent losers in the story of evolution, yet somehow they manage to cling to life and in some cases even thrive. "Animal Misfits" reveals some surprising details about how evolution really works, demonstrating that all animals are remarkably well-adapted to their chosen way of life.

Thursday January 25 at 8:00pm - Capital - Set on a single street in South London, CAPITAL is a portrait of a neighborhood transformed by soaring property prices and gentrification. The fictional residents of Pepys Road come from different social classes and experience the changes in varying ways, but they all interconnect through the place they call home.

Friday January 26 at 8:30pm - Real Life REal Issues: Juvenile Justice -  Join us for a behind-the-scenes look into Pennsylvania's Juvenile Justice System. Watch as we follow one juvenile offender through the system in Cumberland County and meet key players along the way. How do they work to deter juveniles from entering or reentering the system.

Saturday January 27 at 9:00pm - A Place to Call Home - Sarah's annoyance at the invasion of her privacy turns to anger when she's questioned by Jack about what was discovered in her room: the fact that Sarah is not her real name. She refuses to answer his questions, unwilling to be drawn into a defense of her character when she is the one who has had her privacy invaded. When Jack persists in demanding an explanation, Sarah does the one thing he never would have expected: she quits.

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