On-Air Highlights

WITF TV Picks for the week of February 11, 2018

Written by John Kinzer, Production/Continuity Specialist witf | Feb 9, 2018 10:24 AM

Sunday February 11 at 9:00pm - Victoria -  Feeling suffocated by the weight of the crown, Victoria escapes with her court to the Scottish highlands. She and Albert revel in the opportunity to be a normal husband and wife, but the holiday can't last forever.

Monday February 12 at 8:00pm - Antiques Roadshow - Fabulous finds in NOLA include an "Andy Warhol" portrait by Jamie Wyeth from around 1975, a Chinese gold-splashed bronze wine vessel dating to about 1795, and a 1904 English Smith & Son tourbillon pocket watch. Which is valued at $75,000?

Tuesday February 13 at 9:00pm - American Experience - The Bombing of Wall Street - Explore the story behind the mostly-forgotten 1920 bombing in the nation's financial center, which left 38 dead - a crime that launched the career of J. Edgar Hoover yet remains unsolved today.

Wednesday February 14 at 10:00pm - Impossible Builds - Can six sand islands, poking out of the Persian Gulf near Dubai, be transformed into the most luxurious holiday destination on earth? One man believes they can and he's risking tens of millions of dollars to prove it.

Thursday February 15 at 9:00pm - Dickensian - After seeing Compeyson's murderous intentions the night before, Arthur is a gibbering wreck, hiding in his room as Compeyson knocks on his door and then starting to pack his clothes, determined to get away.

Friday February 16 at 9:00pm - American Masters: Maya Angelou - Journey through the prolific life of the I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings author and activist who inspired generations with lyrical modern African-American thought. Features new interviews with Oprah Winfrey, Common, the Clintons, and others.

Saturday February 17 at 11:00pm - Austin City Limits - Enjoy an hour of contemporary country music. The rock and soul-influenced Stapleton highlights his acclaimed second album From a Room Vol. 1. The jamming Troubadours draw from their latest record A Long Way From Your Heart.

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