evening&weekend listings 1 SUNDAY 6 AM TV Nature Cat EX Bard in the Back Country Go behind-the-scenes as 10 actors delight loyal Shakespeare fans in Montana’s rural towns. NC Closer to Truth Pantheism: Is the World God? 6:30 TV Wild Kratts NC Music & the Spoken Word The Mormon Tabernacle Choir shares inspirational messages and music. 7:00 TV Thomas & Friends DV EX Globe Trekker Eastern Canada NC Religion & Ethics Newsweekly Bob Abernethy hosts this award-winning series. 7:30 TV Bob the Builder DV NC Consuelo Mack WealthTrack Get advice for managing investments. 8:00 TV Curious George DV EX Finding Your Roots Our People, Our Traditions with Tony Kushner, Carole King & Alan Dershowitz DV NC Carolina Business Review Economic Forecast Chris William and his guests discuss business news in the Carolinas. 8:30 TV WordGirl DV NC Market to Market Mike Pearson covers the $100-billion food business. 9:00 TV Brainfit: 50 Ways To Grow Your Brain with Daniel Amen, MD & Tana Amen, RN Learn to ignite your energy and focus at any age. EX Year in Space Go behind-the-scenes of astronaut Scott Kelly’s 12-month stay on the International Space Station. NC White House Chronicle Get witty news analysis from the nation’s capital. 9:30 NC Visionaries In the Spirit of Cooperation, Part 2 DV 10:00 EX To Catch a Comet A spacecraft orbiter tries to land on the surface of a comet. NC North Carolina Bookwatch Kathy Reichs— Speaking in Bones
4 | January
Join Benedict Cumberbatch for a new Sherlock on Masterpiece with the premiere of The Six Thatchers, Sunday, January 1, at 9 PM, on UNC-TV.
0:30 NC Well Read 1 Maria Semple— Today Will Be Different 11:00 TV Forever Painless with Miranda Esmonde-White Get ground breaking, eye-opening news about chronic pain and its causes. EX NOVA Alien Planets Revealed See how NASA’s Kepler telescope identifies new planets. NC Classic Gospel New Orleans Homecoming Noon EX Joseph Rosendo’s Travelscope San Francisco’s Changing Neighborhoods DV NC The Embers: The Heart & Soul of Beach Music Soak up the history of beach music and The Embers’ role in its evolution. 12:30 TV 21 Days to a Slimmer Younger You with Dr. Kellyann This doctor of naturopathy shows how to undergo your own life-changing weightloss transformation. EX This American Land Mountain Range Military Base 1:00 EX Produced by George Martin Celebrate the producer of timeless recordings by The Beatles and other stars. 2:00 TV Suze Orman’s Financial Solutions for You This financial guru shares ways to make the most of unique investment situations. EX Soundbreaking The Art of Recording
NC Live at 9:30 Ani DiFranco/Ben Harper/ Ty Segal/Drive By Truckers 3:00 EX Soundbreaking Painting with Sound NC MotorWeek John Davis shares the latest automotive technologies and models. 3:30 NC Autoline This Week Join John McElroy as he shares cutting-edge automotive news. 4:00 TV Brain Maker with David Perlmutter, MD Learn how nurturing gut health can alter your brain’s destiny for the better. EX Soundbreaking The Human Instrument NC Carolina Outdoor Journal Drifting for Catfish 4:30 NC Our State Land Beneath His Feet/Mount Mitchell/ Barns Reborn 5:00 EX Soundbreaking Going Electric NC PBS NewsHour Weekend Gain insights about the week’s issues. 5:30 NC BBC Newsnight Get comprehensive coverage of international news and current events. 6 PM TV Hamilton’s America Thrill to the creation of this Broadway phenomenon and the history behind it. EX Soundbreaking Four on the Floor NC Healthy Minds with Dr. Jeffrey Borenstein Memory 6:30 NC Second Opinion Down Syndrome