Week of April 8th, 2019 | WVIA

Week of April 8th, 2019

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Unforgotten | Season 3

Available Sunday, April 7th

When a 16-year-old girl’s remains are discovered, Cassie and Sunny work to track down the killer. The investigation leads to a tight-knit group of four old school friends whose bonds are put to the test when they find themselves under suspicion.

 

Royal Wives at War

Available Sunday, April 7th 

A revealing new look at the abdication crisis of 1936 through the eyes of the two women at its very heart. In a series of dramatized monologues set in 1967, Elizabeth the Queen Mother and Wallis Simpson look back at the dramatic events, which led to the British King, Edward VIII, giving up the throne for the woman he loved.

 

Shakespeare’s Tomb

Available Sunday, April 7th 

Historian Dr. Helen Castor explores the mysteries surrounding Shakespeare's burial place. Will the first ever scientific investigation discover why his tombstone's only inscription is a curse against any man who 'moves my bones'?

 

In Their Own Words | Queen Elizabeth II

Available Monday, April 8th 

Follow Queen Elizabeth II’s remarkable life, from her youth to her uncle’s abdication, her father’s coronation as King George VI, her experience during World War II, her sudden ascension to the throne and her eventful reign of more than 60 years.

 

Watch it before it's gone! Expiring soon:

 

American Masters | Jascha Heifetz: God’s Fiddler

Expires Thursday, April 18th

Discover the story of legendary musician Jascha Heifetz (1901-1987), the first truly modern violin virtuoso. This documentary portrays an artist for whom only perfection would do through vintage performances, master classes and Heifetz’ previously unseen home movies. Interviewees include Itzhak Perlman, Ivry Gitlis and Ida Haendel, and former student, accompanist and longtime companion Ayke Agus.

 

Austin City Limits | Miranda Lambert

Expires Saturday, April 20th

Enjoy a show-stopping hour with country superstar Miranda Lambert in her third ACL appearance. The CMA- and Grammy-winning singer and songwriter delivers a powerful performance of hits and songs from her acclaimed LP The Weight of These Wings.

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