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Upcoming Broadcasts:

Carl Reiner: A Conversation with a TV Legend (#607) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Comedy titan Carl Reiner looks back on creating The Dick Van Dyke Show, how the show evolved over the course of its five seasons, and the collaborative efforts of the writers and actors involved. Reiner recalls special moments from behind the scenes and, ultimately, how the creative vision was translated to the screen.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, May 31, 2016 -- 7:30am
  • KQED World: Tue, May 31, 2016 -- 1:30pm
  • KQED World: Fri, Jun 3, 2016 -- 2:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Jun 3, 2016 -- 8:30am Remind me

Rodrigo Garcia On Writing Relationships (#604H) Duration: 26:48 STEREO TVPG

Writer/director Gary Ross (Pleasantville, Seabiscuit, Free State of Jones) explores lessons learned and wisdom gained over the course of his career as a storyteller, including the significance of mythology, imagination, and inventiveness throughout all parts of creation, from conception through completion of each project.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Thu, Jun 2, 2016 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Thu, Jun 2, 2016 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Fri, Jun 3, 2016 -- 5:30am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, Jun 3, 2016 -- 5:30am Remind me

Awkward Black Girl: A Conversation with Issa Rae (#608) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Creator/director/producer/star Issa Rae discusses the unique challenges that surround creating independent webseries, the freedoms that come with doing it your own way, and how to navigate the growing sensation of developing original online content. Followed by The Unexpected, a short webisode from The Mis-Adventures of Awkward Black Girl.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Jun 7, 2016 -- 7:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Tue, Jun 7, 2016 -- 1:30pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Jun 10, 2016 -- 2:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Jun 10, 2016 -- 8:30am Remind me

Norman Lear - A Retrospective (#602H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG

Perhaps one of the most influential contributors to the landscape of situational comedies and progressive writing in Hollywood, Norman Lear transformed a genre known for play-it-safe humor into a platform for how Americans experience social issues. In this week's On Story, Lear remembers a few of his favorite episodes and how he created some of the most beloved characters in the history of television.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jun 7, 2016 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jun 8, 2016 -- 5:30am Remind me

Chris Cooper: A Conversation On Acting (#609) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Jun 14, 2016 -- 7:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Tue, Jun 14, 2016 -- 1:30pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Jun 17, 2016 -- 2:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Jun 17, 2016 -- 8:30am Remind me

Episode #610 Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Jun 21, 2016 -- 7:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Tue, Jun 21, 2016 -- 1:30pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Jun 24, 2016 -- 2:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Jun 24, 2016 -- 8:30am Remind me

Episode #611 Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Jun 28, 2016 -- 7:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Tue, Jun 28, 2016 -- 1:30pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Jul 1, 2016 -- 2:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Jul 1, 2016 -- 8:30am Remind me

Episode #612 Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Jul 5, 2016 -- 7:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Tue, Jul 5, 2016 -- 1:30pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Jul 8, 2016 -- 2:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Jul 8, 2016 -- 8:30am Remind me

Episode #613 Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Jul 12, 2016 -- 7:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Tue, Jul 12, 2016 -- 1:30pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Jul 15, 2016 -- 2:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Jul 15, 2016 -- 8:30am Remind me

Episode #614H Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVPG

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Jul 19, 2016 -- 6:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Tue, Jul 19, 2016 -- 12:30pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Jul 22, 2016 -- 2:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Jul 22, 2016 -- 8:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 25, 2016 -- 12:00am Remind me

John Singleton's Classic Influences (#601) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

John Singleton, the youngest and first African American filmmaker to win an Academy Award for his work on Boyz in the Hood, discusses his process, influences, and inspirations, from the work of acclaimed playwright August Wilson to pioneering directors Spike Lee and Federico Fellini.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Jul 26, 2016 -- 6:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Tue, Jul 26, 2016 -- 12:30pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Jul 29, 2016 -- 2:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Jul 29, 2016 -- 8:30am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    TV Technical Issues
    • Mon 5/09/16: KQEH DT54 planned short outages

      (DT54-1 through 54-5) Monday 5/09 The DT54 Over the Air signal will need to switch from main to auxiliary levels at some point Monday (most likely early afternoon) for the safety of the crew working on another station’s equipment on the tower, then back to the main antenna late-afternoon when work is completed. The change […]

    • KQED DT9: planned overnight outage, Over the Air early 5/04

      (DT9-1, 9-2, and 9-3) Early Wed 5/04, beginning 12:30am We will be shutting down our KQED DT9 Over the Air Sutro Tower (SF) transmission at apx. 12:30am early Wednesday May 4th, in order to install some new equipment. We expect to be back on the air between 4am-6am Wednesday morning. Most receivers will automatically re-acquire […]

    • 4/17/16 – KQED Plus (DT54) Over the Air Issue: Virtual ID missing

      We are aware that many Over the Air (OTA) viewers are currently unable to tune in our channels on the usual DT54.1 through 54.5. This is due to a problem with our PSIP generator, which engineers hope to have repaired on Monday 4/18. In the meantime, OTA viewers might be able to watch any of […]

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

KQED DTV Channels

KQED 9, KQET

KQED 9 / KQET

Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
Wave 9 and HD 164
DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code

All HD programs

KQED Plus, KQET

KQED Plus / KQET

Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave 10
DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: IF this channel provided to customer, channel # may vary, labeled as KQEH

KQED Plus, formerly KTEH

KQED Life

KQED Life

Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
Wave 157

Arts, food, how-to, gardening, travel

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3
XFINITY 190
Wave 156

History, world events, news, science, nature

v-me

V-Me

Channel 54.5 & 25.3
XFINITY 191 & 621
Wave 154

24-hour national Spanish-language network

KQED Kids

KQED Kids

Channel 54.4
XFINITY 192
Wave 155

Quality children's programming parents love too