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DPTV eNews: Poldark Rides Again


The new Poldark airs in eight exciting episodes starting Sunday, 6/21 at 9pm ET

Almost 40 years ago, Poldark was one of MASTERPIECE’s earliest hit series. Now the gallant captain rides again, allowing a new generation to delight in the exploits of an unconventional romantic hero with Aidan Turner as Ross Poldark, the British soldier returning home after fighting in America.

Under the Radar Southeast Michigan

Under the Radar Michigan Thursday, 6/18 at 8:30pm ET. Southeast Michigan - UTR is back in Southeast Michigan with four more reasons to visit this part of our great state.

Great Performances at the Met Merry Widow

Great Performances at the Met Friday, 6/19 at 10:30pm ET. The Merry Widow - Renée Fleming stars as a wealthy widow who's wooed by an old flame, but for reasons that may not have much to do with love.

The Crimson Field

The Crimson Field Sunday, 6/21 at 10pm ET. The drama about medics in World War I begins with volunteer nurses Kitty, Flora and Rosalie arriving at a field hospital in France.

This Week's Highlights
The Roosevelts: An Intimate History The Roosevelts: An Intimate History Tuesday, 6/16 at 8pm ET. The Storm (1920-1933) - Stewardship during the first years of the Great Depression leads the Democrats to nominate FDR as their 1932 presidential candidate.
Nature The Funkiest Monkeys Nature Wednesday, 6/17 at 8pm ET. The Funkiest Monkeys - The plight of the crested black macaque, a feisty monkey found on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi, is examined.
Nova Escape From Nazi Alcatraz NOVA Wednesday, 6/17 at 9pm ET. Escape From Nazi Alcatraz - A crack team rebuilds a glider that POWs hoped to catapult off the top of Colditz Castle in Germany.
Scott and Bailey Scott and Bailey Thursday, 6/18 at 11pm ET. In the Season 3 premiere, Janet discovers the brutal murder of an elderly neighbor and the mistreatment of the victim's husband. 
The Tenors: Under One Sky The Tenors: Under One Sky Saturday, 6/20 at 10:30pm ET. The Tenors perform songs from their new album, Under One Sky and other new songs from their vast repertoire.
The Forsyte Saga
The Forsyte Saga Sunday, 6/21 at 2pm ET. The adaptation of the John Galsworthy book series begins with the aristocratic Forsyte clan celebrating Winifred's engagement to Montague Dartie.
MetroArts Detroit MetroArts Detroit Sunday, 6/21 at 6:30pm ET.  The best artists in and around Metropolitan Detroit. The season 4 premiere features The Jet Rodriguez, Mixtapes & Pancakes, and Wanjiru Kamuyu.
Father Brown Father Brown Sunday, 6/21 at 7pm ET. The Kembleford Boggart - When the father of a young writer is found dead, tension mounts against the travellers in Kembleford. Father Brown must uncover the truth.
Tales From the Royal Wardrobe Tales From the Royal Wardrobe Sunday, 6/21 at 8pm ET. An examination of the royal wardrobes of English monarchs. Included: why most kings and queens carefully choreographed their apparel.
Caring for Mom and Dad Caring for Mom and Dad Sunday, 6/21 at 11pm ET. The challenges that family caregivers of aging parents face are examined through the stories of eight families.
Life of Muhammad Life of Muhammad Monday, 6/22 at 10pm ET. Journalist Rageh Omaar chronicles the life of Muhammad, the founder of Islam, in this three-part series, which opens with a look at the world in which he was born.


Nick Cave Here Hear

Colorful, inventive and captivating are but a few of the words to describe Nick Cave’s bold new exhibit, “Here Hear” at the Cranbrook Art Museum going on June 20 through October 11.



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