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					                          PRIMETIME PROGRAMMING
                          A P R I L 1 TO 3 0 2 0 1 1
                          Times listed are eastern time. TVO airs on cable channel 2 in most
                          areas; Rogers HD ch. 580; Bell TV ch. 265; Shaw Direct ch. 353.
                          Programming valid as of March 28 2011 and subject to change.
                          Please check tvo.org for late changes to our schedule.                                                                        The Future of Food



          F R I D AY A P R I L 1                         2:30 Meerkat Manor                                         8:00 Last Orders (2001)
                                                              The Art of Leadership                                      Jack’s last orders – to strew his ashes
 7:00 The Story of India                                      The Whiskers are caught red-handed                         from Margate Pier – become an invita-
      The Meeting of Two Oceans 5 of 6                        raiding their rivals’ burrow deep in                       tion to his lifelong friends to recall what’s
      At the time of the Renaissance in Europe,               enemy territory!                                           done, what’s left, and what’s important.
      India was the richest, most populous                                                                               Starring Michael Caine, Tom Courtenay,
      civilization in the world. Michael Wood            3:00 Meerkat Manor                                              David Hemmings, Bob Hoskins, Helen
      demolishes an old myth about the Taj                    Balance of Power                                           Mirren and Ray Winstone. Directed by
      Mahal and offers a startling new theory                 With Flower and her daughter Mozart                        Fred Schepisi. 14+
      about its construction. He tells the tale of            both pregnant there’s trouble in store
      Akbar the Great, a Muslim king who tried                at the Manor.                                         9:55 The Interviews
      to achieve a Hindu-Muslim equilibrium                                                                              SNAM takes a look at two movies
      based on the brotherhood of mankind.               3:30 Allan Gregg in Conversation                                that feature three lost souls who find
                                                              Siddhartha Mukherjee (R)                                   themselves, together.
 8:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin
      In-depth analysis and intelligent debate           4:00 The Interviews                                       10:15 The Three Burials of Melquiades
      on the issues that are changing our                     Rock ’n’ Roll Revolutions (R)                              Estrada (2005)
      world at home and abroad. For nightly                                                                              When a Mexican is shot by an over-zealous
      topics, visit tvo.org/theagenda.                   4:30 Undersea Explorer                                          border patrolman, the Texas rancher who
                                                              Ocean of Fire                                              hired him takes the law into his own hands
 9:00 The Royal                                                                                                          to ensure that his ranch hand’s dying wish
      Slings and Arrows                                                                                                  is fulfilled. Starring Tommy Lee Jones, Julio
                                                                S AT U R D AY A P R I L 2                                Cesar Cedillo and Barry Pepper. Directed
      Lizzie’s housewarming brings a few
      members of staff closer together. Matron                                                                           by Tommy Lee Jones. 14+
                                                         4:00 Great Canadian Rivers
      finds the new porter is getting a bit too
                                                              The Main                                              1:00 Shenandoah (1965)
      close for comfort. Dr. Nick Burnett is keen
                                                              The Main runs through old growth boreal                    Virginia farmer Charlie Anderson is
      to make his position at the Royal more
                                                              forest from Newfoundland’s Long Range                      indifferent to the Civil War going on
      permanent – but he’s got competition. 14+
                                                              Mountains to the sea. The runoff in May                    around him because he does not see it
                                                              and June on the ordinarily placid river                     as “his” war – until his family is invoved.
10:00 Allan Gregg in Conversation
                                                              creates flash floods enjoyed by rafters.                   Starring James Stewart, Doug McClure,
      Siddhartha Mukherjee
      See inset.                                                                                                         Glenn Corbett, Patrick Wayne, Rosemary
                                                         4:30 Great Canadian Parks                                       Forsyth, Phillip Alford and Katharine Ross.
                                                              Muskwa-Kechika                                             Directed by Andrew V. McLaglen. PG
10:30 The Interviews
                                                              This new protected area in northeastern
      Rock ’n’ Roll Revolutions
                                                              British Columbia supports the largest
      Rock journalist Alan Cross and critic
                                                              predator-prey system in North America.
      Peter Howell talk about music, film and
      the way that rhythm reflects and changes
                                                         5:00 Big Ideas
      our lives. Also featuring Beatles author
                                                              Michael Adams on the Boomer Impact
      Kevin Courrier. 14+
                                                              Environics co-founder, leading pollster,
                                                              and author Michael Adams delivers a
11:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin (R)
                                                              lecture based on his latest book Stayin’
                                                              Alive: How Canadian Boomers Will Work,
12:00 Coup!
                                                              Play and Find Meaning in the Second
      This tale of audacity, incompetence
                                                              Half of Their Adult Lives.
      and betrayal follows upper-class Brit                                                                                      CLICK FOR VIDEO PREVIEW
      Simon Mann (Jared Harris) through his
                                                         6:00 Allan Gregg in Conversation (R)
      attempt to overthrow the government
                                                              See inset.
                                                                                                                      Allan Gregg in Conversation
      of Equatorial Guinea and how Mark                                                                                with Siddartha Mukherjee
      Thatcher (Robert Bathurst), son of former
                                                         6:30 The Interviews (R)
      prime minister Margaret Thatcher,
                                                              See Friday at 10:30 pm.                               Cancer specialist and author of The
      became involved and arrested. It deals
      with greed, money and oil. 14+
                                                         7:00 NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC
                                                                                                                    Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography
                                                              Shark Eden                                            of Cancer Dr. Siddartha Mukherjee talks
 1:30 Big Ideas
                                                              In March 2009, 12 scientists embark                   about how our understanding of cancer
      David Sloan Wilson on Religion
                                                              on a ship that’s more like a floating                 and its treatment has changed over time
      and Other Meaning Systems (R)
                                                              science lab. This passionate team of                  and discusses the most promising
      Professor David Sloan Wilson examines
                                                              the world’s foremost coral reef biologists
      how the experience of the religious                                                                           developments on the horizon. Visit
                                                              is on a mission to investigate the mind-
      believer differs from the secular                                                                             www.tvo.org/allangregg to view our
                                                              blowing web of life that exists on one
      thinker and argues that both can
      be understood in terms of their
                                                              of the planet’s last, pristine coral reefs.           collection of past Allan Gregg interviews
      particular meaning systems.                                                                                   with cancer experts such as Dr. Marla
                                                         8:00 SATURDAY NIGHT AT THE MOVIES
                                                              Theme: Living with Death
                                                                                                                    Shapiro and Dr. Robert Buckman.
                                                                                                                    Friday April 1 at 10 pm.


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                           PRIMETIME PROGRAMMING                                                                                 A P R I L 1 T O 30 2 0 1 1
                           Times listed are eastern time. TVO airs on cable channel 2 in most areas; Rogers HD ch. 580; Bell TV ch. 265; Shaw Direct ch. 353.
                           Programming valid as of March 28 2011 and subject to change. Please check tvo.org for late changes to our schedule.




3:00 The Bridge (Germany, 1959)                        11:00 Black Coffee                                          11:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin (R)
     As truckloads of defeated German                        The Irresistible Bean 1 of 3
     soldiers flee approaching American troops,              Exploring coffee’s origins in Ethiopia and            12:00 Elizabeth I 1 of 2 (R)
     a group of teenagers full of Nazi enthusi-              its triumphant spread over five continents,                 See Sunday at 9 pm.
     asm guard a seemingly unimportant bridge                sparking revolution, controversy, creativity,
     in a futile attempt to stop the enemy                   commerce, and slavery along the way.                   2:00 Megastructures
     invasion. Directed by Bernhard Wicki. 14+                                                                           Akashi Kaikyo Bridge (R)
                                                       12:00 All You Need is Klaus                                       The world’s longest and tallest suspension
                                                             As a close friend of The Beatles and                        bridge is built across one of the world’s
         S U N D AY A P R I L 3                              the go-to bass player for many of pop                       busiest shipping lanes, a deepwater
                                                             music’s brightest stars for decades, Klaus                  channel beset by typhoons and treacherous
4:00 Undersea Explorer                                       Voormann has seen it all. The famed                         currents and smack in the middle of a
     Bermuda: Isle of Devils                                 graphic artist and musician takes stock                     major earthquake zone.
     Volcanically created caverns filled                     of his creative journey in this behind-
     with sea water and dry caves with                       the-scenes look at rock and roll history.              3:00 The Royal (R)
     tidal pools attract divers to Bermuda.                  With interviews featuring Paul McCartney,                   See Friday at 9 pm.
     Its shallow reefs have caused many                      Ringo Starr, Carly Simon and others.
     famous shipwrecks.                                                                                             3:55 Question Period
                                                        1:00 Undersea Explorer                                           Aired when the Ontario Legislature
4:30 Queen’s Park This Week                                  Ocean of Fire                                               is in session.
     A look at the issues and discussions that               Divers explore coral and other under-
     have occupied the Ontario Legislature                   water creatures in the Hawaiian Islands.
     over the past week.                                                                                                    T U E S D AY A P R I L 5
                                                        1:30 Undersea Explorer
5:00 Big Ideas (R)                                           Whales                                                 7:00 Great Canadian Rivers
     See Saturday at 5 pm.                                   Killer whales and humpbacks.                                The Green
                                                                                                                         The Green River flows through the
6:00 The Interviews (R)                                 2:00 Coup! (R)                                                   Great Bear rain forest into one of the
     See Friday at 10:30 pm.                                 See Friday at midnight.                                     many inlets that form the British Columbia
                                                                                                                         coastline. Salmon carcasses discarded
6:30 Allan Gregg in Conversation (R)                    3:30 Queen’s Park This Week                                      by grizzly bears fertilize the towering
     See Friday at 10 pm.                                    A look at the issues and discussions that                   trees of the rain forest.
                                                             have occupied the Ontario Legislature
7:00 Tiger Island 5 of 7                                     over the past week.                                    7:30 Green Heroes
     White tigress Zena is feeling much perkier                                                                          Saving Species
     after her eye-removal operation. Managers          4:00 The Interviews (R)                                          Follow the efforts of Ric O’Barry, Jane
     Greg and Tracey are in India researching                See Friday at 10:30 pm.                                     Goodall, Bill Lishman and Rob Stewart to
     for future enclosures to be built at the                                                                            fight for the rights of endangered species.
     park. And we find out what cats get up             4:30 Allan Gregg in Conversation (R)
     to when it’s lights out!                                See inset, page 1.
7:30 Tiger Island 6 of 7
     Greg and Tracey track wild tigers in India.                 M O N D AY A P R I L 4
     We get up close and personal as the cats
     back at the zoo enjoy a new feeding                7:00 Coast
     device. And Lisa comes up with a unique                 Dover to Isle of Wight 1 of 8
     way to identify the ring-tailed lemurs.                 See inset.

8:00 Chinese School                                     8:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin
     Loved Ones 5 of 5                                       In-depth analysis and intelligent debate
     For the Spring Festival fireworks are bought,           on the issues that are changing our world
     dumplings cooked, decorations hung,                     at home and abroad. For nightly topics,
     and Liu Xiang’s family even kill their pig              visit tvo.org/theagenda.                                                     Coast
     to roast the meat. But this year the people
     of Anhui are faced with the worst snow-            9:00 Midsomer Murders
                                                                                                                   A team of experts including historians,
     storms in 50 years. For many pupils, the                King’s Crystal 2 of 2
     treasured promise of seeing their parents               Barnaby and Jones find evidence of dodgy              archeologists, and geologists explore
     again begins to look less than certain...               accounting. Another body is found: hanged             the surprising and inspiring stories that
                                                             by a noose tied with a Masonic knot. 14+              affect the coastline communities of Britain
9:00 Elizabeth I 1 of 2                                                                                            and Ireland. From tourism and fishing,
     Elizabeth’s close and volatile relationship       10:00 Gandhi
     with her oldest friend and confidant,                   The Early Years 1 of 3                                to military defence and archeology, the
     Robert Dudley, the Earl of Leicester,                   Journalist Mishal Husain journeys through             coastline is embedded with forgotten
     survives her contemplated marriage to                   Gandhi’s early years in India to the end              history and culture. The visually stunning
     the considerably younger Duke of Anjou,                 of his controversial career in South Africa.          tour will take you to places such as Dover,
     a war with Spain, and Dudley’s exile from               She confronts accusations of racism and
                                                                                                                   Isle of Wight, Liverpool, Dublin, Holyhead,
     and eventual return to the court, finally               hipocrisy levelled against him and discovers
     ending with his death in 1588. 14+                      how London played a vital role in the the             and the Outer Hebrides. Mondays April 4
                                                             development of the Indian messiah.                    to May 23 at 7 pm.



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                           PRIMETIME PROGRAMMING                                                                                  A P R I L 1 T O 30 2 0 1 1
                           Times listed are eastern time. TVO airs on cable channel 2 in most areas; Rogers HD ch. 580; Bell TV ch. 265; Shaw Direct ch. 353.
                           Programming valid as of March 28 2011 and subject to change. Please check tvo.org for late changes to our schedule.




 8:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin                      11:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin (R)                                 F R I D AY A P R I L 8
      In-depth analysis and intelligent debate
      on the issues that are changing our world         12:00 Souvenirs (R)                                          7:00 The Story of India
      at home and abroad. For nightly topics,                                                                             Freedom 6 of 6
      visit tvo.org/theagenda.                           1:30 Allan Gregg in Conversation (R)                             Michael Woods tells how a foreign multi-
                                                                                                                          national took power almost by accident,
 9:00 The Future of Food 1 of 2                          2:00 Midsomer Murders 2 of 2 (R)                                 how after the shock of the 1857 “mutiny”
      See inset.                                              See Monday at 9 pm.                                         the British state turned this supremacy
                                                                                                                          into the Raj and how the Freedom Move-
10:00 The Story of India                                 2:45 Chinese School 5 of 5 (R)                                   ment delivered independence to a divided
      The Meeting of Two Oceans 5 of 6 (R)                    See Sunday at 8 pm.                                         India in 1947. Do the ideas of the Buddha,
                                                                                                                          Ashoka, Akbar and Gandhi still have
11:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin (R)                   3:50 Question Period                                             lessons for India and the world today?
                                                              Aired when the Ontario Legislature
12:00 Coast (R)                                               is in session.                                         8:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin
      See inset, page 2.                                                                                                  In-depth analysis and intelligent debate
                                                                                                                          on the issues that are changing our world
 1:00 Lilies                                                    T H U R S D AY A P R I L 7
                                                                                                                          at home and abroad. For nightly topics,
      The Chit behind King Billy 1 of 8                                                                                   visit tvo.org/theagenda.
      Forced to give up her job as a post-woman          7:00 Superstructures
      as the men return from the Great War,                   Heavy Traffic
                                                                                                                     9:00 The Royal
      Ruby takes a job as a corsetiere. She is                They come in all shapes, sizes and
                                                                                                                          To Love and Lose
      also training for a place on the Olympic                functions – dump trucks, container and
                                                                                                                          Matron takes decisive action to deal
      swimming team with her brother Billy’s                  flat-bed trucks, gravel and concrete
                                                                                                                          with her troublesome porter. Lizzie finds
      reluctant support. Ruby’s sister May takes              trucks, crane trucks and 18 wheelers.
                                                                                                                          a soulmate. Dr. Ormerod and Rose are
      to the stage of the gentlemen’s club. 14+               Trucks are the lifeline of any construction
                                                                                                                          caught in the crossfire when a family
                                                              site. And there’s more computer technology
                                                                                                                          feud erupts into violence. Sister Brigid’s
 2:00 Tiger Island 5 and 6 of 7 (R)                           in today’s dump truck than in the first
                                                                                                                          faith is tested to the limit. 14+
      See Sunday at 7 and 7:30 pm.                            lunar module.
                                                                                                                    10:00 Allan Gregg in Conversation
 3:00 Question Period                                    8:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin
                                                                                                                          Angus Toulouse and Joseph Boyden
      Aired when the Ontario Legislature                      In-depth analysis and intelligent debate
                                                                                                                          The Ontario Regional Chief of the Assembly
      is in session.                                          on the issues that are changing our world
                                                                                                                          of First Nations talks about shortfalls in
                                                              at home and abroad. For nightly topics,
                                                                                                                          educational funding for aboriginal students,
 4:05 Heartbeat                                               visit tvo.org/theagenda.
                                                                                                                          contaminated water on reserves and what
      Mind Games                                                                                                          needs to change. Second guest Joseph
                                                         9:00 Sketches of Frank Gehry
                                                                                                                          Boyden, author of Louis Riel and Gabriel
                                                              Director Sydney Pollack’s feature-length
                                                                                                                          Dumont, talks about how the two Metis
     W E D N E S D AY A P R I L 6                             documentary on acclaimed architect
                                                                                                                          leaders shaped Canada as we know it today.
                                                              Frank Gehry, who redesigned the Art
 7:00 Victoria Falls: The Smoke That Thunders                 Gallery of Ontario.
      A tale of life on the Zambezi River, set
      against the epic backdrop of Victoria Falls,      10:30 Allan Gregg in Conversation (R)
      South Africa. The story is told from the                See Friday at 10 pm.
      point of view of a local fisherman who
      has fished these waters for 69 years,             11:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin (R)
      and whose riverside companions are
      elephants, baboons, hippos and kingfishers.       12:00 Gandhi 1 of 3 (R)
      Follow the fortunes of these animals                    See Monday at 10 pm.                                                CLICK FOR VIDEO PREVIEW
      through his eyes, and learn how their
      lives are ruled by the moods of the                1:00 Victoria Falls:                                                  The Future of Food
      river and the rains.                                    The Smoke That Thunders (R)
                                                              See Wednesday at 7 pm.
 8:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin
                                                                                                                     We take our food for granted. Supermarket
      In-depth analysis and intelligent debate           2:00 Shark Eden (R)                                         shelves groan with an incredible variety of
      on the issues that are changing our world               See Saturday at 7 pm.                                  produce. But at the end of 2007 and into
      at home and abroad. For nightly topics,                                                                        2008, we saw that the international food
      visit tvo.org/theagenda.                           3:00 Question Period                                        system is not as stable as it looks. Is this
                                                              Aired when the Ontario Legislature
 9:00 Souvenirs                                               is in session.                                         the beginning of a new era of food – an
      Unemployed Israeli filmmaker Shahar sets                                                                       era when the old certainties are radically
      out with his father, 82-year-old Sleiman,          4:05 The Future of Food 1 of 2 (R)                          overturned? Travelling to America, Latin
      to follow the trail of the Jewish Brigade,              See inset.                                             America, India, Africa and Europe, this
      in which Sleiman served in WWII. through
      Italy, Germany and the Netherlands,
                                                                                                                     series unravels the complicated web of
      where they make a surprise discovery.                                                                          links that brings food from farm to table
                                                                                                                     and asks what needs to happen to avert a
10:30 Allan Gregg in Conversation (R)                                                                                major global food crisis. Tuesdays April 5
      See Friday at 10:30 pm.                                                                                        and 12 at 9 pm.


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                            PRIMETIME PROGRAMMING                                                                                   A P R I L 1 T O 30 2 0 1 1
                            Times listed are eastern time. TVO airs on cable channel 2 in most areas; Rogers HD ch. 580; Bell TV ch. 265; Shaw Direct ch. 353.
                            Programming valid as of March 28 2011 and subject to change. Please check tvo.org for late changes to our schedule.




10:30 The Interviews                                       6:30 The Interviews (R)                                             S U N D AY A P R I L 1 0
      Stage Fright/Beyond Innocence                             See Friday at 10:30 pm.
      Stage Fright: The Interviews looks at                                                                            4:00 Undersea Explorer
      when actors take and don’t take to the               7:00 NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC                                         Shark Island
      stage in The Dresser. Beyond Innocence:                   Humpbacks: Inside the Pod                                   Divers use rebreathers, a technology until
      The hopes and dreams of youth in                          A humpback whale calf. She’s boisterous                     recently reserved for the military, to study
      All the Real Girls as compare to the jaded                and carefree, yet she’s been in constant                    sharks near Cocos Island, in the Pacific.
      existence depicted in Carnal Knowledge.                   danger from the moment she was born.                        Once a haven for pirates and others
      Featuring interviews with actors Rita Moreno              This is the story of the first year in her life             in need of fresh water, the island is
      and Shea Whigham and critic/author                        in an underwater world ruled by cunning                     now a Costa Rican national park.
      Kevin Courrier. 14+                                       and ruthless predators. We follow mother
                                                                and calf on their perilous journey from                4:30 Queen’s Park This Week
11:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin (R)                          Hawaii to Alaska and back.                                  A look at the issues and discussions that
                                                                                                                            have occupied the Ontario Legislature
12:00 Recovery                                             8:00 SATURDAY NIGHT AT THE MOVIES                                over the past week.
      When Alan finally wakes up from a coma,                   Theme: The Changing Face of Family
      his wife is overjoyed. Little does she realize                                                                   5:00 Big Ideas (R)
      that waking up is just the beginning                 8:00 SATURDAY NIGHT AT THE MOVIES                                See Saturday at 5 pm.
      of Alan’s recovery. The man she loved                     The Nephew (1998)
      has disappeared. He has no memory                         When a young American man arrives                      6:00 The Interviews (R)
      of the accident that led to his injury and,               in Ireland to spread his mother’s ashes                     See Friday at 10:30 pm.
      worse still, no memory of his wife. 18+                   and meets her estranged family, they are
                                                                shocked to learn of his existence – and                6:30 Allan Gregg in Conversation (R)
 1:30 Big Ideas                                                 also that he’s half-black. Starring Hill                    See Friday at 10 pm
      Nick Mount on Cartoonist Seth (R)                         Harper, Pierce Brosnan and Donal McCann.
      University of Toronto English professor                   Written and directed by Eugene Brady. PG               7:00 Tiger Island 6 of 7 (R)
      Nick Mount on the graphic novel It’s a                                                                                Greg and Tracey track wild tigers in India.
      Good Life, If You Don’t Weaken by Seth.              9:50 The Interviews                                              We get up close and personal as the
                                                                The Interviews explores the complexity                      cats back at the zoo enjoy a new feeding
 2:30 Meerkat Manor                                             of interracial families with the real-life                  device. And Lisa comes up with a unique
      Growing Pains                                             story of The Laforets, an Ontario couple                    way to identify the ring-tailed lemurs.
                                                                that adopted mixed-raced children into
 3:00 Meerkat Manor                                             their family during the late 1950s.                    7:30 Tiger Island 7 of 7
      The Godmother                                                                                                         In India, the hunt is on for the dominant
                                                          10:15 Secrets and Lies (1996)                                     male tiger. At the park, white tigress Zena
 3:30 Allan Gregg in Conversation (R)                           When Cynthia (Brenda Blethyn) receives                      enjoys her outside enclosure for the first
                                                                a phone call from a woman named                             time since her operation, and we discover
 4:00 The Interviews (R)                                        Hortense (Marianne Jean-Baptiste) who                       there’s a tiger in need of rescue in Miami.
                                                                claims to be the daughter Cynthia put
 4:30 Undersea Explorer                                         up for adoption years ago, there are                   8:00 My New Home 1 of 2
      Whales                                                    surprises in store for both. Written and                    Following the lives of immigrant children
                                                                directed by Mike Leigh. PG                                  from Pakistan, Zimbabwe and Kyrgyzstan
                                                                                                                            as they and their parents come to start
        S AT U R D AY A P R I L 9                         12:35 The Interviews (R)                                          new lives in the U.K. and are confronted
                                                                                                                            by a foreign language, a different culture
 4:00 Great Canadian Rivers                                1:00 Priest (1994)                                               and a whole new way of life.
      The Green (R)                                             Already torn between his calling
      The Green River flows through the                         as a Catholic priest and his secret life               9:00 Elizabeth I 2 of 2
      Great Bear rain forest into one of the many               as a homosexual with a gay lover, Father                    Elizabeth has a passionate affair with the
      inlets that form the British Columbia                     Greg must decide whether to violate the                     much younger Earl of Essex whose political
      coastline. Salmon carcasses discarded by                  seal of the confessional when a young                       ambitions frequently clash with his loyalty
      grizzly bears fertilize the towering trees                girl confesses to incest with her father.                   to the monarch. As his behavior becoming
      of the rain forest.                                       Starring Linus Roache, Robert Carlyle,                      increasingly worrisome, Elizabeth draws
                                                                Christine Tremarco, Robert Pugh and Tom                     closer to Robert Cecil, who is named
 4:30 Green Heroes (R)                                          Wilkinson. Directed by Antonia Bird. 14+                    Secretary of State following the death
      See Tuesday at 7:30 pm.
                                                                                                                            of Sir Francis Walsingham. 14+
                                                           2:45 I Confess (1953) (R)
 5:00 Big Ideas                                                 When he hears the confession of a                     11:00 Black Coffee
      Sara Seager on Exoplanets:                                murderer, what can a priest, who is                         Gold in Your Cup 2 of 3
      The Search for Habitable Worlds                           himself defying the church’s law against                    In Latin America, the coffee barons’
      NASA’s Kepler Science Team member                         celibacy, do to bring the criminal to                       stranglehold led to the subjugation of
      Dr. Sara Seager shares her unique insights                justice? Starring Montgomery Clift,                         natives and Africans, the destruction
      into recent Kepler announcements                          Anne Baxter, Karl Malden, Brian Aherne                      of the rainforest, and ironically, the evolu-
      and details pioneering developments                       and O.E. Hasse. Directed by Alfred                          tion of both democracy and dictatorship.
      in technology that will fuel the search                   Hitchcock. PG
      for life on other planets.
                                                                                                                      12:00 Sketches of Frank Gehry (R)
                                                           4:30 The Interviews (R)                                          See Thursday at 9 pm.
 6:00 Allan Gregg in Conversation (R)                           See Friday at 10:30 pm.
      See Friday at 10 pm.



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                           PRIMETIME PROGRAMMING                                                                                 A P R I L 1 T O 30 2 0 1 1
                           Times listed are eastern time. TVO airs on cable channel 2 in most areas; Rogers HD ch. 580; Bell TV ch. 265; Shaw Direct ch. 353.
                           Programming valid as of March 28 2011 and subject to change. Please check tvo.org for late changes to our schedule.




 1:30 The Virus Empire                                  2:00 Superstructures (R)                                    3:00 Question Period
      Silent Killers 1 of 2                                  See Thursday at 7 pm.                                       Aired when the Ontario Legislature
      In a Hong Kong hotel in 2003 one man                                                                               is in session.
      infected 17 hotel guests with SARS                3:00 The Royal (R)
      within a few hours. A mix of dramatized                See Friday at 9 pm.                                    4:05 Heartbeat
      sequences, reportage, interviews with top                                                                          Missing Persons
      experts, and 3D animations from inside            3:55 Question Period
      the body show how the virus was spread.                Aired when the Ontario Legislature
                                                             is in session.                                             W E D N E S D AY A P R I L 1 3
 2:30 Recovery (R)
      See Friday at midnight.                                                                                       7:00 Lemur Street
                                                                T U E S D AY A P R I L 1 2                               Sleeping with the Enemy 1 of 20
 4:00 Queen’s Park This Week                                                                                             On the tropical island of Madagascar
      A look at the issues and discussions that         7:00 Great Canadian Rivers                                       troops of ring-tailed lemurs fight a daily
      have occupied the Ontario Legislature                  The Qu’Appelle                                              battle for territory and survival. It’s the
      over the past week.                                    The Qu’Appelle River in Saskatchewan is                     mating season, but will youngster
                                                             a resting point for migrating birds. Once                   Flash have the courage to claim Electra,
 4:30 Allan Gregg in Conversation (R)                        a trade route for buffalo hunters and fur                   the vicious leader of the Tornado Troop,
      See Friday at 10 pm.                                   traders, today it irrigates rich farmland.                  as his own?

                                                        7:30 Green Heroes                                           7:30 Lemur Street
        M O N D AY A P R I L 1 1                             In My Backyard                                              The Mating Game 2 of 20
                                                             Musicians Sarah Harmer and Gord                             When the Graveyard gang’s dominant
 7:00 Coast                                                  Downie and magazine publisher                               male, Blake, is injured by his Tornado
      Holyhead to Liverpool 2 of 8                           Annabel Slaight are using the arts                          Troop equivalent, Flash, the door is left
      Neil Oliver discovers the remarkable story             to protect their Ontario communities                        open for three-legged Pegleg to land
      of the “Optical Telegraph” sent from                   from industrialization and pollution.                       the ultimate prize and mate with the
      Holyhead to Liverpool. Nick Crane discovers                                                                        Graveyard gang’s Crystal.
      that every pebble tells a story as he shows       8:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin
      us how to read the history of your local               In-depth analysis and intelligent debate               8:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin
      beach. Alice Roberts traces the story of               on the issues that are changing our world                   In-depth analysis and intelligent debate
      a young foreign boy who washed up on                   at home and abroad. For nightly topics,                     on the issues that are changing our world
      the Welsh shore and changed the course                 visit tvo.org/theagenda.                                    at home and abroad. For nightly topics,
      of medical history.                                                                                                visit tvo.org/theagenda.
                                                        9:00 The Future of Food 2 of 2
 8:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin                           What are we doing about the food crisis                9:00 Trembling before G-d
      In-depth analysis and intelligent debate               and what should we do in the future?                        Hasidic and Orthodox Jews who are gay
      on the issues that are changing our world              In Havana food is grown within the city –                   or lesbian face a profound dilemma: how
      at home and abroad. For nightly topics,                in gardens and allotments. Will we all                      to reconcile their love of Judaism and
      visit tvo.org/theagenda.                               have to start digging up our flower                         the divine with Biblical prohibitions that
                                                             gardens to make vegetable patches?                          forbid homosexuality. Personal stories
 9:00 Midsomer Murders                                       Or could genetically modified food hold                     from Brooklyn, Jerusalem, Los Angeles,
      The Axeman Cometh 1 of 2                               the answers? Some unusual solutions                         London, Miami and San Francisco reveal
      When Barnaby’s favourite blues band, Hired             for the food crisis include laboratory                      irony, humour and resilience as they
      Gun, reunites to play the Midsomer Rocks               produced meat, multi-storey farms,                          love, care, struggle and debate with
      festival, paranoid lead singer Gary Cooper             and growing plants and fish together                        a thousands-year old tradition.
      discovers a disembowelled pig floating in              in a symbiotic ecosystem.
      the trout river on his estate, a dead sheep                                                                  10:30 Allan Gregg in Conversation (R)
      on his tennis court and a skinned rabbit         10:00 The Story of India 6 of 6 (R)                               See Friday at 10 pm.
      in his garage. He is convinced someone                 See Friday at 7 pm.
      is trying to warn him off. 14+                                                                               11:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin (R)
                                                       11:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin (R)
10:00 Gandhi                                                                                                       12:00 Trembling before G-d (R)
      The Rise To Fame 2 of 3                          12:00 Coast 2 of 8 (R)
      Mishal Husain traces Gandhi’s transfor-                See Monday at 7 pm.                                    1:30 Allan Gregg in Conversation (R)
      mation from obscure lawyer to “Father of
      the Nation” and discovers a more compli-          1:00 Lilies                                                 2:00 My New Home 1 of 2 (R)
      cated and intriguing man than the saintly              The Thunderbolt 2 of 8                                      See Sunday at 8 pm.
      Hollywood version. Gandhi had to face                  With money tighter than ever, Dadda
      unpopularity, political failure and British            puts the family’s pet rabbits up for                   3:00 Midsomer Murders 1 of 2 (R)
      jails, but in 1930, he triumphs, launching             sale. Iris is smitten by an enigmatic                       See Monday at 9 pm.
      the most astute campaign of the age: the               conjuror. When Domingo proposes,
      380 kilometre Salt March that succeeded                Dadda snubs him. And when he comes                     3:50 Question Period
      in humiliating the British Raj.                        around, Ruby puts another spoke in                          Aired when the Ontario Legislature
                                                             the wedding plans. 14+                                      is in session.
11:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin (R)
                                                        2:00 Tiger Island 6 and 7 of 7 (R)
12:00 Elizabeth I 2 of 2 (R)                                 See Sunday at 7 and 7:30 pm.
      See Sunday at 9 pm.



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      T H U R S D AY A P R I L 1 4                      10:00 Allan Gregg in Conversation                            6:00 Allan Gregg in Conversation (R)
                                                              Lionel Tiger                                                See Friday at 10 pm.
 7:00 Superstructures                                         Anthropologist Lionel Tiger, author of
      Floating Giants                                         God’s Brain, looks at the roots of religion            6:30 The Interviews (R)
      It’s almost as tall as the Empire State                 in evolutionary biology and brain science.                  See Friday at 10:30 pm.
      Building; weighs 63,000 tonnes; stands
      up to the most vicious hurricanes. And it         10:30 The Interviews                                         7:00 NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC
      floats. The Hoover-Diana oil platform in                Never Too Late                                              Egypt: Into the Great Pyramid
      the Gulf of Mexico is the largest structure             Writers, directors, actors and other film                   A robot is used to explore what lies behind
      of its kind.                                            professionals and critics offer insightful,                 a stone door deep inside the Great
                                                              behind-the-scenes conversations on                          Pyramid of the Pharaoh Khufu on the
 8:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin                            making movies and the movie industry.                       Giza plateau. Experts also open a sealed
      In-depth analysis and intelligent debate                These talks, grouped into themes, help                      sarcophagus that may contain the oldest
      on the issues that are changing our world               put many of Hollywood’s classic films                       mummy found in Egypt.
      at home and abroad. For nightly topics,                 into context. 14+
      visit tvo.org/theagenda.                                                                                       8:00 SATURDAY NIGHT AT THE MOVIES
                                                        11:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin (R)                            Theme: Lost and Found
 9:00 The Art of Failure:
      Chuck Connelly Not for Sale                       12:00 Cherished                                              8:00 The Station Agent (2003)
      Chuck Connelly seemed destined for                      Imagine the anguish of losing three                         Dwarf Fin McBride (Peter Dinklage) has
      art-world stardom. But as he produced                   children to sudden infant death                             all but given up on needing people after
      hundreds of vibrant paintings, he began                 syndrome. Then imagine being locked up                      his close friend dies. He moves to an
      to sabotage his own career, seemingly                   in jail, accused of their murder. 14+                       abandoned railway depot to seek solitude.
      unable to curb his strong opinions and                                                                              But it’s not long before a gregarious hot
      unorthodox behaviour into a winning                1:30 Big Ideas                                                   dog stand operator and a woman grieving
      art-star persona. Jeff Stimmel vividly                  Ian Hacking on the Mathematical Animal                      the loss of her son begin to pull him
      captures the paradox of Connelly’s                      University of Toronto philosophy professor                  out of his shell. Written and directed by
      repellant yet compelling personality.                   Ian Hacking presents a lecture on                           Thomas McCarthy. Also starring Patricia
                                                              The Mathematical Animal.                                    Clarkson and Bobby Cannavale. 14+
10:00 The Future of Food 2 of 2 (R)
      See Tuesday at 9 pm.                               2:30 Meerkat Manor                                          9:35 The Interviews
                                                              The Godmother (R)                                           The Interviews explores the uncommon
11:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin (R)                                                                                    and unexpected bonds that develop
                                                         3:00 Meerkat Manor                                               during times of emotional or situational
12:00 Gandhi 2 of 3 (R)                                       The Killing Fields                                          upheaval in The Station Agent and
      See Monday at 10 pm.                                                                                                The Cuckoo. Featuring discussions
                                                         3:30 Allan Gregg in Conversation (R)                             with cinematographer Oliver Bokelberg
 1:00 Lemur Street 1 and 2 of 20 (R)                                                                                      and film critics Kevin Courrier and
      See Wednesday at 7 pm.                             4:00 The Interviews (R)                                          Norm Wilner.

 2:00 Humpbacks: Inside the Pod (R)                      4:30 Undersea Explorer
      See Saturday at 7 pm.                                   The Sulawesi Sea

 3:00 Question Period
                                                               S AT U R D AY A P R I L 1 6
      Aired when the Ontario Legislature
      is in session.
                                                         4:00 Great Canadian Rivers
                                                              The Qu’Appelle (R)
 4:05 Heartbeat
                                                              The Qu’Appelle River in Saskatchewan
      Taking Stock
                                                              is a resting point for migrating birds.
                                                              Once a trade route for buffalo hunters
         F R I D AY A P R I L 1 5                             and fur traders, today it irrigates                                 CLICK FOR VIDEO PREVIEW
                                                              rich farmland.
 7:00 Joanna Lumley: Catwoman 1 of 2                                                                                    Joanna Lumley: Catwoman
      See inset.                                         4:30 Green Heroes (R)
                                                              See Tuesday at 7:30 pm.
 8:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin                                                                                  Actress and animal lover Joanna Lumley
      In-depth analysis and intelligent debate           5:00 Big Ideas                                             is turning cat detective, to explore the
      on the issues that are changing our world               Rupinder Brar: The Impact of Astronomy                unique relationship we have with our feline
      at home and abroad. For nightly topics,                 on Humankind’s Perception of the Universe
      visit tvo.org/theagenda.                                Big Ideas presents Best Lecturer 2011,                friends. Joanna embarks on a unique
                                                              a celebration of the winners of the                   journey around the world to uncover the
 9:00 The Royal                                               first five Best Lecturer Competitions.                history of the cat – visiting Egypt, Japan,
      Stolen Dreams                                           2010 Best Lecturer winner Rupinder Brar               Namibia, North America, Belize, Mexico,
      Stella and Frankie start to plan a future               of UOIT delivers a lecture entitled “The
                                                                                                                    Belgium and the UK as she seeks to find
      together, but their dreams are threatened               Impact of Astronomy on Humankind’s
      when they’re caught up in a major                       Perception of the Universe”.                          out why cats stir such different responses
      incident in town. 14+                                                                                         in different cultures. Fridays April 15
                                                                                                                    and 22 at 7 pm.


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10:00 The Cuckoo (Russia, 2002)                         7:00 Martin Clunes: A Man and His Dogs                             M O N D AY A P R I L 1 8
      In the chaos as Finland pulls out of the               1 of 2
      Second World War, two soldiers – one                   Martin Clunes heads to Yellowstone Park                7:00 Coast
      Finnish, the other Russian – become                    to see what link the much maligned wolf                     Arran to Gretna 3 of 8
      comrades when a widowed Lapp woman                     could possible have with our hundreds of                    Why did Alfred Nobel, founder of the
      takes them in. But jealously and mis-                  human-friendly, domesticated dog breeds.                    famous prizes, pick the South West of
      understanding threatens their unlikely                 To find out what dogs looked like before                    Scotland as the ideal site for the world’s
      friendship. Starring Ville Haapasalo,                  we started tampering, he jets off to Austra-                biggest explosives factory? The melan-
      Anni-Kristiina Juuso and Viktor Bychkov.               lia to see purebred dingoes in the wild.                    choly sound of the foghorn has all
      Directed by Aleksandr Rogozhkin. PG                                                                                but disappeared from the British coast.
                                                        8:00 My New Home 2 of 2                                          We discover how it was invented and
11:45 The Interviews (R)                                     Marshall from Zimbabwe, Altynay from                        why each one was unique. On an
                                                             Kyrgyzstan and Imran from Pakistan have                     expedition to the spectacular island
12:15 Nobody’s Fool (1994)                                   been in Britain a year now. At age 12 they                  of Ailsa Craig, Nick Crane discovers the
      Sully has never quite grown up. He scrapes             are dealing with a new language and                         remarkable use for its beautiful granite.
      by on part-time work, hasn’t spoken with               culture, school, friends and the complexity
      his ex-wife in years, lives in a rooming               of life as they grapple with such concerns             8:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin
      house owned by his eighth-grade teacher                as peer pressure, fashion, relationships,                   In-depth analysis and intelligent debate
      and has a crush on a married woman half                ambition and bullying. We also explore the                  on the issues that are changing our world
      his age. One day Sully discovers he has                hopes and dreams others have for them.                      at home and abroad. For nightly topics,
      a grandson he never knew about. Starring                                                                           visit tvo.org/theagenda.
      Paul Newman, Elizabeth Wilson, Jessica            9:00 The Girl in the Café
      Tandy, and Melanie Griffith. Directed by               He’s a shy civil servant working for                   9:00 Midsomer Murders
      Robert Benton. 14+                                     the British delegation to the 2005 G8                       The Axeman Cometh 2 of 2
                                                             Summit. She’s an alluring young woman                       When drummer Nicky Harding is found
 2:15 The Late Show (1977)                                   he meets at a café – and invites to the                     dead in Gary’s swimming pool, Barnaby
      When his partner is killed on assignment,              Summit on a whim. Together, this unlikely                   has to face the possibility that one of his
      aging detective Ira Wells (Art Carney)                 couple might just change history. Written                   rock ’n’ roll heroes is a murderer. 14+
      takes on his current case (the search for              by award-winning screenwriter Richard
      a missing cat) and sets out to solve the               Curtis. Directed by David Yates. 14+                  10:00 Gandhi
      murder – with a lot of help from his                                                                               The Road To Freedom 3 of 3
      client (Lily Tomlin). Directed by Robert         11:00 Black Coffee                                                Mishal Husain explores the dramatic last
      Benton. PG                                             The Perfect Cup 3 of 3                                      years of Gandhi’s life and gets to the
                                                             In response to the threat of a boycott,                     bottom of an enduring mystery: why is
 4:00 The Interviews (R)                                     Starbucks begins serving “fair trade                        Gandhi revered as Father of the Nation,
      See Friday at 10:30 pm.                                coffee” in all of its stores. Also, a look                  when India turned its back on Gandhi’s
                                                             at the specialty coffee revolution, first in                blueprint for the country? Once India is
                                                             Canada and then the United States, and                      free, Gandhi is a broken man, but it is his
        S U N D AY A P R I L 1 7                             the worldwide return to the coffeehouse                     darkest hour that brings his greatest triumph.
                                                             as a community gathering place.
 4:00 Undersea Explorer
                                                                                                                   11:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin (R)
      Bonaire                                          12:00 The Art of Failure:
      Bonaire, in the Netherland Antilles,                   Chuck Connelly Not for Sale (R)                       12:00 The Girl in the Café (R)
      is the world leader in coral reef                      See Thursday at 9 pm.                                       See Sunday at 9 pm.
      conservation. The marine park is an
      underwater sanctuary.                             1:05 The Virus Empire                                       1:30 Superstructures (R)
                                                             The Invisible Enemy 2 of 2                                  See Thursday at 7 pm.
 4:30 Queen’s Park This Week                                 Researchers in the tropical forests in
      A look at the issues and discussions that              South America, Asia and Africa hunt                    2:30 The Royal (R)
      have occupied the Ontario Legislature                  for the coming killers: the still unknown                   See Friday at 9 pm.
      over the past week.                                    viruses that could soon jump from animals
                                                             to humans. Experts fear that during out-               3:30 Question Period
 5:00 Big Ideas                                              breaks of killer viruses, terrorists could                  Aired when the Ontario Legislature
      Robert Adams on The Forgotten                          get the germs from infected persons and                     is in session.
      Popular Welsh-born storyteller Robert                  synthetically multiply them.
      Adams reviews Elie Wiesel’s novel The
                                                                                                                    4:40 Gorilla Parenting from the Jungle Room
      Forgotten, the profoundly moving story            2:00 Cherished (R)                                               Making Peace
      of an ailing Holocaust survivor who                    See Friday at midnight.
      lives with disturbing memories and entrusts
      his son with a mysterious mission.                3:30 Queen’s Park This Week                                        T U E S D AY A P R I L 1 9
                                                             A look at the issues and discussions that
 6:00 The Interviews (R)                                     have occupied the Ontario Legislature                  7:00 Great Canadian Rivers
      See Friday at 10:30 pm.                                over the past week.                                         The Skeena
                                                                                                                         Well known to explorers and adventurers,
 6:30 Allan Gregg in Conversation (R)                   4:00 The Interviews (R)                                          the second largest river in British Columbia
      See Friday at 10 pm.                                   See Friday at 10:30 pm.                                     is one of the longest un-dammed rivers in
                                                                                                                         the world. Central to native culture and
                                                        4:30 Allan Gregg in Conversation (R)                             survival, the Skeena supports huge runs
                                                             See Friday at 10 pm.                                        of spawning salmon and steelhead trout.



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 7:30 Green Heroes                                       8:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin                           9:00 The Private Life of an Easter
      The Power of an Idea                                    In-depth analysis and intelligent debate                    Masterpiece: The Taking of Christ
      Many people find saving the planet to be                on the issues that are changing our world                   Caravaggio’s 1602 painting of the betrayal
      an overwhelming idea, but these Green                   at home and abroad. For nightly topics,                     and arrest of Christ at Gethsemane was
      Heroes have found a way to make simple                  visit tvo.org/theagenda.                                    one of the most celebrated masterpieces
      changes part of the bigger picture.                                                                                 of its time. Two centuries later, the painting
                                                         9:00 Land                                                        vanished without a trace. In 1990, the
 8:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin                            With its cheap land and cheap labour,                       Jesuit fathers at St Ignatius, Dublin, asked
      In-depth analysis and intelligent debate                Nicaragua attracts people from all over                     the National Gallery of Ireland to clean
      on the issues that are changing our world               the world – all looking to get their own                    a painting that had been hanging in their
      at home and abroad. For nightly topics,                 little piece of paradise. Three Americans                   residence for nearly 60 years...
      visit tvo.org/theagenda.                                figure they’ve got it made with their mega-
                                                              resort development plans for a bucolic                10:00 Hunting the Hidden Dimension (R)
 9:00 Hunting the Hidden Dimension                            coastal fishing village. There’s just one                   See Tuesday at 9 pm.
      Fractals, like the air you breathe, are all             small problem: the locals have other ideas.
      around you. Their irregular, repeating                                                                        11:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin (R)
      shapes are found in cloud formations and          10:00 Around the World In 80 Treasures
      tree limbs, in stalks of broccoli and craggy            Uzbekistan to Syria                                   12:00 Gandhi 3 of 3 (R)
      mountain ranges. Mathematicians are                     Dan Cruickshank appraises the rarely                        See Monday at 10 pm.
      finally mapping the uncharted territory                 visited trading domes of Uzbekistan and
      of fractal geometry, stimulating a new                  Fire Temple of Azerbaijan before scaling               1:00 Lemur Street 3 and 4 of 20 (R)
      wave of scientific, medical and artistic                a cliff face to reach the Bisitun carvings.                 See Wednesday at 7 and 7:30 pm.
      innovation stretching from the ecology                  He takes in the remains of the great city
      of the rainforest to fashion design.                    of Persepolis in Iran, explores the exotic             2:00 Egypt: Into the Great Pyramid (R)
                                                              souk in Damascus, and gets some pam-                        See Saturday at 7 pm.
10:00 Joanna Lumley: Catwoman 1 of 2 (R)                      pering at a hammam – a local steam bath.
      See inset, page 6.                                                                                             3:00 Question Period
                                                        11:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin (R)                            Aired when the Ontario Legislature
11:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin (R)                                                                                    is in session.
                                                        12:00 Land (R)
12:00 Coast 3 of 8 (R)                                                                                               4:05 Heartbeat
      See Monday at 7 pm.                                1:00 My New Home 2 of 2 (R)
                                                              See Sunday at 8 pm.
 1:00 Lilies                                                                                                                  F R I D AY A P R I L 2 2
      The White Charger 3 of 8                           2:00 Midsomer Murders 2 of 2 (R)
      Mrs. Brazendale goes away to recover                    See Monday at 9 pm.                                    7:00 Joanna Lumley: Catwoman 2 of 2
      her health after another miscarriage,                                                                               Joanna explores the diverse roles of cats
      and May is left alone with Mr. Brazendale.         3:00 Question Period                                             in the human world, visiting a Chicago cat
      Dadda and Billy prepare for the 12th                    Aired when the Ontario Legislature                          circus and observing the calming effect
      of July Orange Lodge parade. 14+                        is in session.                                              cats have on students at a special-needs
                                                                                                                          school in Cheshire. She learns about
 2:00 Martin Clunes: A Man and His Dogs                  4:05 Heartbeat                                                   munchkins – a genetically manipulated
      1 of 2 (R)                                              England Expects                                             breed with unusually short legs, and heads
      See Sunday at 7 pm.                                                                                                 to California to meet Tippi Hedren, film
                                                                                                                          star and founder of an exotic cat sanctuary.
 3:00 Question Period                                          T H U R S D AY A P R I L 2 1
      Aired when the Ontario Legislature                                                                             8:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin
      is in session.                                     7:00 Superstructures                                             In-depth analysis and intelligent debate
                                                              Nature under Glass                                          on the issues that are changing our world
 4:05 Heartbeat                                               In the rolling green hills of southern                      at home and abroad. For nightly topics,
      The Big Chill                                           England, engineers are building “Eden,”                     visit tvo.org/theagenda.
                                                              an enclosed garden that will be home
                                                              to thousands of rare plants and a giant                9:00 The Royal
    W E D N E S D AY A P R I L 2 0                            laboratory where scientists can study                       Home from the Hill
                                                              the complex relationships that make                         Alun’s new band set the place alight
 7:00 Lemur Street                                            this planet work.                                           when they play their first gig. Burnett
      Stormy Weather 3 of 20                                                                                              realises his true feelings for Marian.
      Three-legged Pegleg gets lost when a storm         8:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin                                Carnegie pulls a few strings to get an
      forces both gangs to spend a night away                 In-depth analysis and intelligent debate                    injured patient into the Royal in style.
      from home. Tornado leader Electra leads                 on the issues that are changing our world                   Lizzie’s pleased to see a familiar face. 14+
      her rabble to the tourist camp where they               at home and abroad. For nightly topics,
      cause trouble with the human residents.                 visit tvo.org/theagenda.                              10:00 Allan Gregg in Conversation
                                                                                                                          Ross King
 7:30 Lemur Street                                                                                                        Award-winning art historian and
      Victim of Circumstance 4 of 20                                                                                      author of Defiant Spirits: The Modernist
      Tornado baby Gizmo is attacked by spoilt                                                                            Revolution of the Group of Seven, takes a
      brat Chelsea. His inexperienced mum                                                                                 fresh look at the iconic Canadian artists.
      Amazon offers little help as he tries to keep
      up with the gang on his badly injured leg.



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10:30 The Interviews                                    8:00 SATURDAY NIGHT AT THE MOVIES                           6:00 The Interviews (R)
      Behind the Badge                                       Theme: Dead Presidents                                      See Friday at 10:30 pm.
      SNAM takes a look at the film The New
      Centurions with the help of the author            8:00 The Assassination of Richard Nixon                     6:30 Allan Gregg in Conversation (R)
      of the book that inspired it, as well as               (2004)                                                      See Friday at 10 pm.
      several actors featured in the film. 14+               Samuel Bicke is after the American dream,
                                                             but he’s stuck in a job that compromises               7:00 Martin Clunes: A Man and His Dogs
11:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin (R)                       his values and his wife has left him.                       2 of 2
                                                             With the Vietnam War in the backdrop                        When the first dogs came scavenging
12:00 The Refuge                                             and the U.S. in the midst of political                      round the edges of human society, one
      Three Kurdish refugees from the strife                 corruption, Bicke begins to blame his                       key discovery transformed the relationship:
      in Iraq smuggle themselves into England                problems on President Richard Nixon                         we could train dogs for specialized tasks –
      and are refused asylum. When their friend              and comes up with a plan to assassinate                     from hunting, herding, tracking and sled-
      Saman is arrested, Mahmoud and Rezghar                 him. Based on real life events. Starring                    ding to fighting crime and enriching the
      take refuge in a Catholic church. Despite              Sean Penn, Naomi Watts and Don                              lives of people with disabilities. But there’s
      the fact that they are Muslim, Father                  Cheadle. Directed by Niels Mueller. 14+                     a darker side to our relationship with dogs.
      Michael offers them sanctuary. 14+
                                                        9:37 The Interviews                                         8:00 Baroque 1, 2 and 3 of 3
 1:40 Big Ideas (R)                                          Director Niels Mueller, producer Avram                      Explore the Baroque tradition in many
      See Sunday at 5 pm.                                    Kaplan and actor Michael Wincott                            of its key locations. Starting in Italy and
                                                             discuss the making of The Assassination                     following its spread to Spain, Belgium,
 2:40 Saving Our Seabirds (R)                                of Richard Nixon, while writer/director                     Holland and England, art critic Waldemar
      Britain has spectacular colonies of puffins,           Oliver Stone, producer Clayton Townsend                     Januszczak takes a tour of the world’s
      guillemots, kittiwakes and skuas, but                  and actors Ed Asner, Michael Rooker and                     best examples of Baroque art and
      recently many birds have failed to breed.              Tony Plana talk about Stone’s controversial                 architecture and explores their historical
      As the seas are getting warmer, the sand               take on the assassination of one of                         and social context.
      eels seabirds depend on are declining.                 Americaís most popular presidents, JFK.
      Can the birds learn to adapt to new                                                                          11:00 A Hard Name
      sources of food and survive?                     10:00 JFK (1991)                                                  See inset, page 10.
                                                             A New Orleans DA believes there’s
 3:30 Allan Gregg in Conversation (R)                        more to the Kennedy assassination than                12:30 The Private Life of an Easter
                                                             the official story and puts his career and                  Masterpiece: The Taking of Christ (R)
 4:00 The Interviews (R)                                     his family’s lives at risk. Starring Kevin                  See Thursday at 9 pm.
                                                             Costner. Directed by Oliver Stone 14+
 4:30 Undersea Explorer                                                                                             1:30 Around the World In 80 Treasures (R)
      Sea Turtles                                       1:10 The Interviews (R)                                          See Wednesday at 10 pm.

                                                        1:35 The Falcon and the Snowman (1985)                      2:30 The Refuge (R)
      S AT U R D AY A P R I L 2 3                            In outrage at what he learns while                          See Friday at midnight.
                                                             working at a CIA message-routing centre,
 4:00 Great Canadian Rivers (R)                              Christopher Boyce decides to turn messages
      See Tuesday at 7 pm.                                   over to the Russians and enlists his child-
                                                             hood friend Daulton Lee to help him.
 4:30 Green Heroes (R)                                       Starring Timothy Hutton and Sean Penn,
      See Tuesday at 7:30 pm.                                Directed by John Schlesinger. 14+
 5:00 Big Ideas                                         4:00 The Interviews (R)
      Rod Carley: Theatre in the 21st Century:               See Friday at 10:30 pm.
      Touchstone to Humanity
      2009 Best Lecturer winner Rod Carley
      of Canadore College delivers a lecture                     S U N D AY A P R I L 2 4
      entitled “Theatre in the 21st Century:                                                                                National Geographic
      Touchstone to Humanity”.                          4:00 Undersea Explorer                                             Secrets of Shangri-La:
                                                             Great White Shark                                             Quest for Sacred Caves
 6:00 Allan Gregg in Conversation (R)                        Research divers swim among the sharks
      See Friday at 10 pm.                                   at South Africa’s Cape of Good Hope.
                                                                                                                   A team of explorers and scientists visit
 6:30 The Interviews (R)                                4:30 Queen’s Park This Week                                a remote region of Nepal to climb into a
      See Friday at 10:30 pm.                                A look at the issues and discussions that             complex of human-carved caves that have
                                                             have occupied the Ontario Legislature
 7:00 NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC                                    over the past week.
                                                                                                                   not been entered by humans for hundreds,
      Secrets of Shangri-La:                                                                                       if not thousands, of years. Why do they
      Quest for Sacred Caves                            5:00 Big Ideas                                             exist, and what can they reveal about the
      See inset.                                             Piergiorgio Odifreddi:                                history of Tibetan Buddhism? Ancient human
                                                             What Can the Arts Do for Mathematics?                 remains, magnificent wall paintings and
                                                             In this illustrated talk, Italian mathematician
                                                             Dr. Piergiorgio Odifreddi examines the deep           a hand-inked library of over 10,000 manu-
                                                             and close relationships between the objects           script pages are among the treasures that
                                                             of mathematics and of the arts.                       await them. Saturday April 23 at 7 pm.



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 4:06 The Interviews (R)                                   8:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin                           9:00 A Hard Name (R)
      See Friday at 10:30 pm.                                   In-depth analysis and intelligent debate                    See inset.
                                                                on the issues that are changing our world
 4:30 Allan Gregg in Conversation (R)                           at home and abroad. For nightly topics,               10:30 Allan Gregg in Conversation (R)
      See Friday at 10 pm.                                      visit tvo.org/theagenda.                                    See Friday at 10 pm.

                                                           9:00 Museum of Life                                        11:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin (R)
        M O N D AY A P R I L 2 5                                A Museum in a Modern World 1 of 6
                                                                Behind the scenes at London’s Natural                 12:00 A Hard Name (R)
 7:00 Coast                                                     History Museum, Jimmy Doherty gets the                      See inset.
      Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly 4 of 8                   inside scoop on Darwin’s finches, meets
      Neil Oliver discovers the network of cables               the Museum’s popular 26 meter-long                     1:30 Allan Gregg in Conversation (R)
      under a Porthcurno beach which wrap                       dinosaur skeleton Dippy the Diplodocus,                     See Friday at 10 pm.
      around the world. Mark Horton visits the                  and talks to scientists about a radical
      majestic Isles of Scilly where the landscape              project aiming to hold back extinction.                2:00 Midsomer Murders 1 of 2 (R)
      is littered with the tombs of the ancient                                                                             See Monday at 9 pm.
      dead, and we meet the two football teams            10:00 Joanna Lumley: Catwoman 2 of 2 (R)
      in Britain’s smallest football league.                    See Friday at 7 pm.                                    3:00 Mask (1985)
                                                                                                                            Rocky suffers from lionitis, which causes
 8:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin                        11:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin (R)                            serious deformities. His no-nonsense
      In-depth analysis and intelligent debate                                                                              biker mom Rusty is determined that her
      on the issues that are changing our world           12:00 Coast 4 of 8 (R)                                            extremely intelligent and emotionally
      at home and abroad. For nightly topics,                   See Monday at 7 pm.                                         warm son be given the same opportunities
      visit tvo.org/theagenda.                                                                                              that everyone else takes for granted.
                                                           1:00 Lilies                                                      Starring Eric Stoltz, Cher, Sam Elliott and
 9:00 Midsomer Murders                                          The Tallyman 4 of 8                                         Estelle Getty. Directed by Peter
      Death and Dust 1 of 2                                     Iris and Father Melia try to rescue a family                Bogdanovich. 14+
      When divorcee Delyth Mostyn announces                     of orphaned children during a scarlet
      that she and Dr. Jim Kirkwood are getting                 fever epidemic. May’s attempts to show
      married, her adult children from her first                Mr. Brazendale the cold shoulder prove                      T H U R S D AY A P R I L 2 8
      marriage are furious. Then Jim’s partner                  useless when he woos her back with
      is killed by a hit-and-run driver while                   the offer of a beautiful apartment to live             7:00 Superstructures
      driving Jim’s car. 14+                                    in, plus diamonds. 14+                                      Tokyo Teleport Town
                                                                                                                            Picture a serene artificial beach and a
10:00 When the Moors Ruled in Europe 1 of 2                2:00 Martin Clunes: A Man and His Dogs                           place where residents live, work, shop
      In 711 AD, a tribe of newly converted                     2 of 2 (R)                                                  and play all in a futuristic mini-city built
      Muslims from North Africa invaded Spain                   See Sunday at 7 pm.                                         entirely on reclaimed land. This is Tokyo
      and built a rich and powerful society.                                                                                Teleport Town – the largest construction
      Its capital, Cordoba was the largest                 3:00 Besieged (1998) (R)                                         project in the world.
      and most civilized city in Europe, with                   When a reclusive British composer living
      hospitals, libraries, and public infrastructure           in Rome tells his housekeeper that he loves
      light years ahead of its time.                            her and will do anything for her, she
                                                                asks him to free her husband, a political
11:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin (R)                          prisoner in Africa. Starring David Thewlis,
                                                                Thandie Newton and Claudio Santamaria.
12:00 Baroque 1, 2, and 3 of 3 (R)                              Directed by Benardo Bertolucci. 14+
      See Sunday at 8 pm.

 3:00 Superstructures (R)                                      W E D N E S D AY A P R I L 2 7
      See Thursday at 7 pm.                                                                                                         CLICK FOR VIDEO PREVIEW
                                                           7:00 Lemur Street
 4:00 The Royal (R)                                             Gizmo’s Fate 5 of 20                                                  A Hard Name
      See Friday at 9 pm.                                       Five-month-old Gizmo struggles to
                                                                keep up with his family after suffering               This Genie-Award winning documentary
                                                                a leg injury. The perpetrator, Chelsea,
        T U E S D AY A P R I L 2 6                              meanwhile is spoiled by her mother.                   takes an intimate look at the lives of mid-
                                                                                                                      dle-aged ex-cons trying to stay out of jail.
 7:00 Great Canadian Rivers                                7:30 Lemur Street                                          Director Allan Zweig (Vinyl, I Curmudgeon)
      The Mackenzie                                             Home Alone 6 of 20
      Vital to the Dene people, the Mackenzie                                                                         talks to men and women who have spent
                                                                When a gang of three adolescent males
      River runs from Great Slave Lake to                       enter the reserve, the Graveyard gang’s
                                                                                                                      most of their adult lives in prison. After
      Inuvik. Its delta on the Beaufort Sea                     dominant male Blake is forced to defend               40 years in prison, never having held a job,
      is the largest in the world.                              Topaz’s honour.                                       most find life out of prison harder than
 7:30 Green Heroes                                                                                                    life in it. The hardness they’ve cultivated
                                                           8:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin                          to survive as convicts crumbles as they
      The Tree of Life                                          In-depth analysis and intelligent debate
      Green Heroes like Tzeporah Berman and                     on the issues that are changing our world             reveal the sad tales of abuse that set the
      Wangari Maathai are finding new ways                      at home and abroad. For nightly topics,               wheels in motion for some very tough
      to tackle deforestation, GMOs, mass food                  visit tvo.org/theagenda.                              lives. Sunday April 24 at 11 pm.
      production and even poverty in Africa.


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                          Programming valid as of March 28 2011 and subject to change. Please check tvo.org for late changes to our schedule.




 8:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin                     10:30 The Interviews                                         7:00 NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC
      In-depth analysis and intelligent debate               Genderbenders                                               Wild Again
      on the issues that are changing our world              Cinema has long ignored questions                           Join scientists and conservationists around
      at home and abroad. For nightly topics,                about the lifestyle choices and emotional                   the world as they work to protect endan-
      visit tvo.org/theagenda.                               necessities that come from being trans-                     gered animals and their natural environ-
                                                             gendered or transvestite. Priscilla director                ment. From pandas, whooping cranes
 9:00 Fairweather Man                                        Stephan Elliott and editor Sue Blainey                      and frogs to orangutans and crocodiles,
      When Ian Fairweather died in 1974,                     join Toronto transgendered celebrity Enza                   Wild Again shows viewers what it takes
      Australia lost an extraordinary artist                 to explore the difference between the                       to save the world’s endangered species.
      and one of its greatest eccentrics. At the             two and issues surrounding them. 14+
      age of 60, the reclusive painter set off                                                                      8:00 SATURDAY NIGHT AT THE MOVIES
      on a solo voyage across the sea on a             11:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin (R)                            Theme: Social Mores
      hand-built, primitive raft.
                                                       12:00 The Relief of Belsen                                   8:00 An Ideal Husband
10:00 Museum of Life 1 of 6 (R)                              Between 15 April and 21 May 1945,                           Government minister Sir Robert Chiltern
      See Tuesday at 9 pm.                                   an international team of doctors, nurses                    (Jeremy Northam) is being blackmailed by
                                                             and medical students, former inmates,                       a woman who knows something about
11:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin (R)                       soldiers, prisoners of war and local                        his past. Not wanting to tarnish his wife’s
                                                             Germans transformed the concentration                       ideal image of him and damage his repu-
12:00 When the Moors Ruled in Europe                         camp of Bergen – Belsen into a place                        tation, he struggles to keep his secret with
      1 of 2 (R)                                             of rehabilitation, saving more than                         the help of his friend Lord Arthur Goring
      See Monday at 10 pm.                                   30 000 lives. 14+                                           (Rupert Everett). Written and directed by
                                                                                                                         Oliver Parker and based on the play by
 1:00 Lemur Street 5 and 6 of 20 (R)                    1:40 Big Ideas (R)                                               Oscar Wilde. Also starring Cate Blanchett,
      See Wednesday at 7 and 7:30 pm.                        See Sunday at 5 pm.                                         Minnie Driver and Julianne Moore. PG

 2:00 Secrets of Shangri-La:                            2:40 Superfish                                              9:39 The Interviews
      Quest for Sacred Caves (R)                             They slice through the water’s surface                      Tonight’s films look at etiquette and
      See inset, page 9.                                     with explosive power, the biggest, fastest,                 social propriety in the “polite society”
                                                             most dangerous game fish in the sea:                        of the turn of the century. Were the
 3:00 True Believer (1989)                                   marlin, swordfish, spearfish and sailfish.                  standards set by the upper brow of socie-
      When a young law school graduate                                                                                   ty a restrictive trade-off for being part
      encourages a burnt-out lawyer to take on          3:32 Allan Gregg in Conversation                                 of the elite, and how have these standards
      the case of a wrongly imprisoned Korean                Don Tapscott                                                changed? Featuring discussions with
      man, he finds a case worth fighting                    The author of Macrowikinomics talks                         theatre director Jackie Maxwell and film
      for. Starring James Woods and Robert                   about how mass collaboration on the                         critics Peter Howell and Geoff Pevere.
      Downey Jr. Directed by Joseph Ruben.14+                internet can be used to solve social
                                                             problems and revolutionize government,                10:05 The Age of Innocence (1993)
                                                             education, health care and more.                            In a world of tradition. In an age of
         F R I D AY A P R I L 2 9                                                                                        innocence. They dared to break the rules.
                                                        4:00 The Interviews (R)                                          Edith Wharton’s tale of doomed love
 7:00 Journeys From the Centre of the Earth                                                                              in strait-laced 19th-century New York.
      Indonesia 1 of 4                                  4:30 Undersea Explorer                                           Starring Daniel Day-Lewis, Michelle
      Geologist Iain Stewart travels the Pacific             Shark Frenzy                                                Pfeiffer and Winona Ryder. Directed by
      Rim, showing how the rocks shaped                                                                                  Martin Scorsese. PG
      the region’s history and culture. Volcanic
      eruptions in Indonesia have caused                      S AT U R D AY A P R I L 3 0                          12:30 The Interviews (R)
      devastation across the world.
                                                        4:00 Great Canadian Rivers (R)                              1:00 Missing (1982)
 8:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin                           See Tuesday at 7 pm.                                        The father and wife of an American
      In-depth analysis and intelligent debate                                                                           journalist try to find out what has
      on the issues that are changing our world         4:30 Green Heroes (R)                                            happened when he goes missing in
      at home and abroad. For nightly topics,                See Tuesday at 7:30 pm.                                     a Latin American country. They find
      visit tvo.org/theagenda.                                                                                           themselves stonewalled in ways they
                                                        5:00 Big Ideas                                                   did not expect. Starring Jack Lemmon,
 9:00 The Royal                                              Christopher DiCarlo:                                        Sissy Spacek and John Shea. Directed by
      Pastures New                                           The New Ethics: A Synthetic Approach                        Costa-Gavras and inspired by the true
      When the hospital boiler goes kaput, Jack              to Understanding Good and Evil.                             story of the late Charles Horman. 14+
      Bell saves the day. An intrepid explorer               2008 Best Lecturer winner Christopher
      makes a discovery during his stay at the               DiCarlo of UOIT delivers a lecture entitled            3:05 Y Tu Mama Tambien (2001)
      Royal. A newly arrived family discover the             “The New Ethics: A Synthetic Approach                       When their girlfriends wave goodbye
      rural “good life” can be very unforgiving.             to Understanding Good and Evil”.                            to them for the summer, two Mexican
                                                                                                                         teenage boys embark on an unforgettable
10:00 Allan Gregg in Conversation                       6:00 Allan Gregg in Conversation (R)                             road trip with a beautiful married woman
      Ian Tyson                                              See Friday at 10 pm.                                        to a secret Mexican beach and learn a
      The Canadian music icon talks about                                                                                thing or two about life, friendship, sex,
      his new memoir The Long Trail, including          6:30 The Interviews (R)                                          and each other. Starring Gael Garcia
      the years before and after his breakup                 See Friday at 10:30 pm.                                     Bernal, Diego Luna and Maribel Verdu.
      with singing partner and ex-wife Sylvia.                                                                           Directed by Alfonso Cuaron. 18+



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  TIME          MONDAY                        TUESDAY                     WEDNESDAY                      THURSDAY                       FRIDAY                      SATURDAY                          SUNDAY
 6:00 Miss Spider / GBB Book Club        Miss Spider’s Sunny Patch Friends / Bali / I’m a Dinosaur                                                               Sagwa: The Chinese Siamese Cat / Elliot Moose / Bali
                                                                                                                                                                 Peep / The Woods /             Wibbly Pig /
 6:30 Timothy Goes to School / Ocean Room / Tigga and Togga                                                                                                      I Dare You                     Mighty Machines
                                                                                                                                                                 Wibbly Pig / Funny Animals /   Little Bear / Nelly &
 7:00 WordWorld / Everything’s Rosie / Making Stuff                                                                                                              Doggy Day School               Caesar / Poppetstown
                                                                                                                                                                 Everything’s Rosie / Rob the   Mr. Moon / Little Princess /
 7:30 Dinosaur Train / Tinga Tinga Tales                                                                                                                         Robot / Mighty Machines        The Bodies
                                                                                                                                                                 Pop It! / Poppetstown /        Everything’s Rosie / Penelope K /
 8:00 Arthur / Tigga & Togga                                                                                                                                     Large Family                   The Royals / Making Stuff
                                                                                                                                                                                                Arthur /
 8:30 Rob The Robot / Doggy Day School / I’m a Dinosaur                                                                                                          Arthur / Get Silly Video       Come On Let’s Go Video

 9:00 WordWorld / Monkey See, Monkey Do / Mighty Machines                                                                                                        Dino Dan / Super Citizens      Hi-5 / Pop It!
                                                                                                                                                                 Penelope K / Dive Olly         Peppa Pig / Large Family /
 9:30     Wibbly Pig / Fun with Claude / Peppa Pig                                                                                                               Dive / Making Stuff            Tumbletown / Transform It! /
                                                                                                                                                                 Martha Speaks /                Number / Doggy / Enviro /
10:00 Mr. Moon / Little Princess / The Farm                                                                                                                      Tinga Tinga Tales              Reading / Charlie / Mama
                                                                                                                                                                                                Rob the Robot / Dinosaur
10:30 Sid the Science Kid                                                                                                                                        Alfred Hedgehog / Pop It!      Train / Greenbelt Adventure
                                                                                                                                                                 George Shrinks /               The Mysteries of Alfred
11:00 Rob The Robot / Peep and the Big Wide World / Poetry Pie                                                                                                   Math City                      Hedgehog / Pop It!

11:30 Doggy Day School / Nelly & Caesar / Little Bear                                                                                                            Think Big / Making Stuff       Dino Dan / Minuscule
                                                                                                                                                                                                Miss BG / The League
12:00 Wibbly Pig / Monkey See, Monkey Do                                                                                                                         The Electric Company           of Super Citizens
                                                                                                                                                                                                Prime Radicals /
12:30 Dinosaur Train                                                                                                                                             Arthur / Reading Rangers       Tumbletown Tales / WOW
                                                                                                                                                                                                George Shrinks /
 1:00 Poppetstown / Mighty Machines                                                                                                                              Miss BG                        Mark’s Moments

 1:30 Timothy Goes to School / Jungle Room                                                                                                                       Lassie                         Arthur

 2:00 Zoboomafoo / Polkaroo’s Awesome ABC’s / Numbers / Marigold’s Math                                                                                          Grandpa / WOW / Pop It!        Sunday Family Movie
                                                                                                                                                                 Taste Buds / TD Reading
 2:30 Everything’s Rosie / Sagwa / Making Stuff                                                                                                                  Rangers / Heidi 4 Paws

 3:00 Nelly & Caesar / Peep and the Big Wide World / Thomas and Friends / Tigga and Togga                                                                        Word Girl
                                                                                                                                                                 Swap TV / Jackie’s School
 3:30 Poppetstown / Charlie and Lola / Jackie’s School of Dance                                                                                                  of Dance / Last Polar Bears    Taste Buds

 4:00 Arthur / I’m a Dinosaur                                                                                                                                    Great Canadian Rivers          Undersea Explorer
                                                                                                                                                                 Great Canadian Parks /         Undersea Explorer /
 4:30 Dinosaur Train                                                                                                                                             Green Heroes (R)               Queen’s Park This Week

 5:00 Penelope K, by the way / Tumbletown / Dive, Olly, Dive                                                                                                     Big Ideas                      Big Ideas (R)

 5:30 The Mysteries of Alfred Hedgehog / Pop It! / The Large Family                                                               Art Attack / Pop It!
                                                                                                                                                                 Allan Gregg
 6:00 Jungle Book / Making Stuff         Dino Dan / Martha Speaks                                                                 Dino Dan / Making Stuff        in Conversation (R)            The Interviews
                                                                                                      World of Wonders /          Word Girl / One Minute                                        Allan Gregg
 6:30 Making Stuff / Think Big           Wild Kratts / I’m a Dinosaur   Wild Kratts                   Tinga Tinga Tales           in a Museum                    The Interviews (R)             in Conversation (R)

 7:00 Coast                              Great Canadian Rivers          Victoria Falls /              Megastructures /            The Story of India /           National Geographic            Tiger Island /
                                                                        Lemur Street                  Superstructures             Joanna Lumley:                                                Martin Clunes:
 7:30                                    Green Heroes                                                                             Catwoman                                                      A Man and His Dogs (R)

 8:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin                                                                                                                               Saturday Night                 Chinese School /
                                                                                                                                                                 at the Movies 1                My New Home
 8:30
 9:00 Midsomer Murders                   The Future of Food /           Souvenirs / Trembling         Sketches of Frank Gehry /   The Royal                                                     Elizabeth I /
                                         Hunting the Hidden             Before G-d / Land /           Chuck Connelly / Private                                                                  The Girl in the Café
                                         Dimension / Museum             A Hard Name (R)               Life of an Easter Master-
 9:30                                    of Life                                                      piece / Fairweather Man
                                                                                                                                  Allan Gregg
10:00 Gandhi /                           The Story of India (R) /       Around the World              The Future of Food (R) /    in Conversation                The Interviews                 Baroque
          When the Moors                 Joanna Lumley:                 in 80 Treasures               Hunting the Hidden
10:30     Ruled Europe                   Catwoman (R)                                                 Dimension (R)               The Interviews                 Saturday Night
                                                                                                                                                                 at the Movies 2
11:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin                                                                                                                                                              Black Coffee /
                                                                                                                                                                                                A Hard Name
11:30
                                                                                                                                                                                                All You Need is Klaus (R) /
12:00 Elizabeth I (R) /                  Coast (R)                      Souvenirs (R) / Trembling     Gandhi (R) /                Coup! / Recovery /
                                                                                                                                                                                                Sketches of Frank Gehry (R) /
          The Girl in the Café (R) /                                    Before G-d (R) / Land (R) /   Museum of Life (R)          Cherished / The Refuge /
                                                                        A Hard Name (R)                                           When the Moors Ruled                                          Chuck Connelly (R) /
12:30     Baroque (R)                                                                                                                                            The Interviews (R)
                                                                                                                                  Europe (R)                                                    Easter Masterpiece (R)
                                                                                                                                                                                                Undersea Explorer / Around
 1:00 Megastructures (R)                 Lilies                         My New Home (R)               Victoria Falls (R) /                                       Saturday Night                 the World in 80 Treasures
                                                                                                      Lemur Street (R)                                           at the Movies 3
                                                                        Allan Gregg                                                                                                             Undersea Explorer /
 1:30                                                                   in Conversation (R)                                       Big Ideas (R)                                                 Virus Empire
                                                                                                                                  The Secrets
 2:00 The Royal (R) /                    Tiger Island (R) /             Midsomer Murders (R) /        Shark Eden /                of Shangri-La (R)                                             Coup! (R) / Cherished (R)
          Megastructures (R)             Martin Clunes:                 My New Home (R)               Humpbacks: Inside the
                                         A Man and His Dogs                                           Pod / Great Pyramids        Meerkat Manor /
 2:30                                                                                                                             Saving Our Seabirds                                           Recovery (R) /
                                                                                                                                                                                                The Refuge (R)
 3:00 The Royal                          Question Period /              Question Period /             Question Period /           True Believer                  Saturday Night
                                         Besieged                       Chinese School /              Heartbeat                                                  at the Movies 4
                                                                        Mask                                                      Allan Gregg in
 3:30 Question Period                                                                                                             Conversation (R)                                              Queen’s Park This Week
                                                                                                                                  Allan Gregg /
 4:00     The Royal                      Heartbeat                      Heartbeat                     Question Period /           The Interviews (R)                                            Allan Gregg in Conversation /
                                                                                                      Heartbeat /                                                                               The Interviews (R) /
                                                                                                      The Future of Food (R)      The Interviews (R) /                                          Undersea Explorer
 4:30     Gorilla Parenting
                                                                                                                                  Undersea / Gorilla Parenting
                                                                                                                                                                 The Interviews (R)
                                                                                                                                                                                                The Agenda
 5:00 The Agenda with Steve Paikin (R)                                                                                            Big Ideas (R)                  Big Ideas (R)                  with Steve Paikin (R)

				
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