We’re welcoming October with open arms as we begin a new month full of exciting new programs. Be sure to get an overview of this month in our COMING IN OCTOBER blog post and find a detailed breakdown of the week right here on the Programmer’s Choice every Monday!
Tonight, Monday, we continue the saga of I, Claudius with Poison is Queen beginning at 8:00pm. Earlier this year, David Bianculli of NPR wrote a rave review of this series. Read the article and listen to his segment here! If you haven’t joined in on the drama, thrill, and excitement of I, Claudius, there’s no better time to start than now! Catch up on the series so you’re ready for tonight with episode recaps on the KCET guide to I, Claudius!
Tuesday at 8:00pm, take a trip to the English country side with historian Dan Cruickshank as he explores the stunning late 17th century property, Kinross House in Country House Revealed. Kinross House has a unique story including that of Sir William Bruce who was imperative to the restoration of King Charles II. With insight from Sir William's descendants, journalists and Scottish aristocracy, secrets long since forgotten are revealed, and offer an explanation into his ultimate downfall.
Wednesday we begin mysteries at 8:00pm! This week, watch Masterpiece Mystery! Endeavour and meet rookie Detective Constable Endeavour Morse before he was the Inspector you know today. This special episode portrays a young Endeavour Morse, the low man on the force returning to Oxford with no track record and his future on the line.
Series 3 of Allo, Allo begins Wednesday at 11:30pm! CLICK HERE to view and print our WETA UK ALLO, ALLO SERIES 3 EPISODE GUIDE for all the classic laughs!
Thursday get primal at 8:00pm with David Attenborough’s Life of Mammals: Meat Eaters. Discover the diversity of carnivores, from arctic foxes who cache food for winter, through pack-hunting wolves, to big cats. Using infrared, he trails a lone leopard, and seeks out the biggest cat of all, the Siberian tiger.
Series 4 of Are You Being Served? begins Thursday at 11:00pm! CLICK HERE to view and print our WETA UK ARE YOU BEING SERVED? SERIES 4 EPISODE GUIDE!
Friday is your appointment with the Doctor of Laughs, Doc Martin from 7:00pm – 9:00pm. The Holly Bears a Prickle and Nowt So Queer air back to back this Friday giving you a double the dose of the doctor for your Friday night funnies.
Series 5 of My Hero begins Friday at 3:30pm! View and print our WETA UK MY HERO SERIES 5 EPISODE GUIDE HERE so you can follow along with this hilarious sitcom!
Also, catch the first episode of Waiting for God series 3 Friday at 6:00pm! Use our WETA UK WAITING FOR GOD SERIES 3 EPISODE GUIDE HERE so you can follow along with each episode in series 3!
Saturday is a BIG night! The WETA UK Event: The Complete Downton Abbey begins at 8:00pm! Every Saturday beginning this week, tune in to WETA UK for two back-to-back episodes of Downton Abbey from 8:00pm – 11:00pm. This week we kick off the WETA UK Event starting from the very beginning with episodes 1 & 2 of series 1.
Sunday get laughs at 8:00pm as Yes, Minister continues with The Right to Know. Are there occasions when a Minister should be kept in the dark? The question takes on new meaning when the Minister's daughter joins a group protesting his plans for administration of the countryside. Then stay tuned for the premiere of Fawlty Towers series 2 at 8:30pm! CLICK HERE to view and print our WETA UK FAWLTY TOWERS SERIES 2 EPISODE GUIDE so you’re always filled in on what’s happened and what’s to come this series.
Let the SciFi continue with series 7 of Red Dwarf this Sunday at 11:00pm! Download, view, and print our WETA UK RED DWARF SERIES 7 EPISODE GUIDE because when you have 7 series, you need a guide to help you along.