April Programming Highlights

| April 03, 2017 | |


Angie Tribeca

Season 3 premieres Monday April 10
From the twisted minds of Nancy and Steve Carell, this is the cop show you never knew you were waiting for. Lone-wolf detective Angie Tribeca (Rashida Jones) and a squad of committed LAPD detectives investigate the most serious cases, from the murder of a ventriloquist to a rash of baker suicides.

Soundtracks: Songs that Made History on CNN
Premieres April 21
This eight-part CNN Original Series explores the music tied to iconic moments in history, from the March on Washington to the riots at Stonewall, to the moon landing to Hurricane Katrina.

 


 


WORLD PREMIERE – The Kennedys-After Camelot two-hour premiere on Sunday, April 2 at 8pm CT with “Family Bonds”.
Following the assassination of Bobby Kennedy, Jackie marries Greek shipping magnate Aristotle Onassis. Ted Kennedy is pressured to run for president but the family is shaken to its core after Ted’s car accident at Chappaquiddick. Jackie returns from Greece to help the Kennedys only to find herself drawn into their attempt to save Ted’s career. The Kennedys-After Camelot stars Katie Holmes as Jackie Kennedy Onassis, Matthew Perry as Ted Kennedy and Alexander Siddig as Aristotle Onassis. Kristen Hager stars as Joan Kennedy, Brett Donahue stars as John F. Kennedy Jr. with Diana Hardcastle and Kristin Booth reprising their roles as Rose and Ethel Kennedy from the Emmy Award®-winning miniseries The Kennedys.

The original The Kennedys miniseries returns on Saturday, April 1 with Episodes 1-4 airing back to back on Saturday, April 1 starting at 12pm CT. Episodes 5-8 will air back to back on Sunday, April 2 starting at 12pm CT.
The Kennedys relives the public and private joys and tragedies of the most influential family in the world including fraternal rivalries, mob associations, the drugs and the women. Boasting an all-star cast led by Emmy®-nominee Greg Kinnear as John F. Kennedy (JFK) and Barry Pepper who won the Emmy Award for Lead Actor in a Mini-Series or Movie for his portrayal of Robert F. Kennedy, The Kennedys also features powerful performances from Katie Holmes as Jacqueline Kennedy and Emmy-nominated Tom Wilkinson OBE as Joseph Kennedy, Sr.

NEW EPISODE- Autopsy: The Last Hours of John Denver on Saturday, April 1 at 7pm CT.
John Denver was a legendary singer songwriter whose talent for writing and performing hit singles made him a global superstar. From “Country Roads” to “Rocky Mountain High” to “Annie’s Song” by the mid-70s he was one of America’s biggest selling artists. He wrote around 200 songs and sold more than 35 million albums. But on the afternoon of the October 12, 1997, experienced pilot John Denver crashed his plane into the Pacific Ocean. This unexplained disaster fueled rumor and speculation and the investigation was fraught with difficulties as only fragments of John Denver’s plane and parts of his body were recovered from the sea. Now renowned forensic pathologist Dr. Michael Hunter is reopening the case into John Denver’s mysterious death.

NEW EPISODE- Collision Couse: John Denver on Saturday, April 1 at 8pm CT.
On a sunny October day in 1997 music legend John Denver hopped into a small and sleek aircraft to go for a pleasure flight off the California coast. After his aircraft suddenly and mysteriously crashes into the Pacific Ocean some suspected the singer may have committed suicide or given his history of DUI’s he may have been intoxicated. The last man to see Denver alive gives his first-ever TV interview and recalls Denver in the minutes before he died – a personal and detailed account that has never been told. It’s revealed that Denver was neither drunk nor suicidal – the shocking cause of the accident comes down to a tiny mechanical detail that took the life of one of the world’s first celebrity activists.