President Obama’s Primetime Address

President Obama will announce steps he will take to shield up to 5 million immigrants illegally in the U.S. from deportation, defying Republican lawmakers who say such a step would poison relations with the new GOP led legislature.

Watch tonight at 8:00 p.m. on CPTV

The Queen's Palaces: "Windsor Castle"

Fiona encounters royal treasures, from the bowels of the Castle to the heights of the battlements.

On CPTV: Thursday, November 20 at 8:30 p.m.

Independent Lens: Happiness

A Bhutanese village high in the Himalayas gets access to television stations for the first time.

On CPTV4U: Thursday, November 20 at 9:00 p.m.

Poirot: The Labours of Hercules

Hercule Poirot journeys to the Swiss Alps to lay a trap for the infamous art thief Marrascaud.

On CPTV: Thursday, November 20 at 9:00 p.m.

Home of the Brave: When Southbury Said No to the Nazis

In the 1930s, the German American Bund — a group organized and aligned with Nazi beliefs and goals — was quietly building training camps across rural sections of the U.S. In 1937, the Bund planned to build the largest U.S. camp in Southbury, CT. Learn the little-known story of how town patriots came to recognize the evil the group represented and took action to keep the camp from being built.

A CPTV Original
Premieres on CPTV Friday, November 21, 8:30 p.m.
Encore broadcast Sunday, November 23, 3:00 p.m.

American Masters: “Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work”

A special in-memoriam tribute broadcast showcases the wit, wisdom and legacy of the comic genius.

Saturday, November 22 at 10:00 p.m.

Jay Leno: The Mark Twain Prize

The biggest names in comedy salute and celebrate the humor of the former Tonight Show host.

Sunday, November 23 at 8:00 p.m.

Moyers & Company

“The Bare Knuckle Fight against Money in Politics”

Thomas in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade!

See the CPTV Kids favorite, Thomas the Tank Engine, as a float this Thanksgiving!

JFK: American Experience

Part One: John F. Kennedy’s successes and failures in the White House and his assassination are explored.

On CPTV: Monday, November 24 at 10:00 p.m.

Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.: Ancient Roots

DNA analysis is used to delve deeper into the families of Deval Patrick, Jessica Alba and others.

On CPTV: Tuesday, November 25 at 8:00 p.m.