Ken Burns

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  • Birth Name: Kenneth Lauren Burns
  • Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York, United States
  • Profession: Filmmaker, Director, Producer, Writer
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The Handmaid's Tale Named Best TV Show at TCA Awards

The Television Critics Association has named Hulu's The Handmaid's Tale the best TV show of the past year. The dystopian drama starring Elisabeth Moss took home the top prize at the 33rd Annual TCA Awards Saturday night in Los Angeles, Program of the… Read more

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Ken Burns: Divisions in U.S. Today go Back to Vietnam War
06:27 — Documentary filmmaker Ken Burns joins MTP Daily to discuss the divisiveness of American politics and how it's rooted in the Vietnam War. Catch the ful (more…)
Ken Burns: The National Parks - America's Best Idea
Filmed over the course of more than six years at some of nature's most spectacular locales, "The National Parks: America's Best Idea" is a six-part, 1 (more…)
Ken Burns: The National Parks - America's Best Idea
Filmed over the course of more than six years at some of nature's most spectacular locales, "The National Parks: America's Best Idea" is a six-part, 1 (more…)
Baseball: A Film by Ken Burns (Includes the Tenth Inning)
In PBS' BASEBALL, join Ken Burns for the classic baseball stories from the Great Depression to the present.

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Tue Nov 21 9:00pm
The Vietnam WarA Disrespectful Loyalty (May 1970-March 1973)(Season 1, Episode 9) PBS

South Vietnamese forces fighting on their own in Laos suffer a terrible defeat. Massive U.S. airpower makes the difference in halting an unprecedented North Vietnamese offensive. After being re-elected in a landslide, Nixon announces Hanoi has agreed to a (more…)

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Wed Nov 22 2:00am
The Vietnam WarA Disrespectful Loyalty (May 1970-March 1973)(Season 1, Episode 9) PBS

South Vietnamese forces fighting on their own in Laos suffer a terrible defeat. Massive U.S. airpower makes the difference in halting an unprecedented North Vietnamese offensive. After being re-elected in a landslide, Nixon announces Hanoi has agreed to a (more…)

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Wed Nov 22 5:00am
Civil War 360The Confederacy(Season 1, Episode 2) SMITH

Part 2 of 3. The rise and fall of the Confederacy is recalled by Trace Adkins, whose ancestors fought for the South.

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Weekend Review: Here Come The Roosevelts — and More Zombies

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Tuesday TV: You Betcha, Fargo's Terrific

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Top Moments: Breaking Bad's Stunning End, NCIS' Ziva Goodbye, Scandal's Reveal

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PBS, Ken Burns Team Up for Cancer Documentary

PBS is teaming up with filmmaker Ken Burns to adapt Siddhartha Mukherjee's Pulitzer Prize-winning bo…

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  • Birth Name: Kenneth Lauren Burns
  • Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York, United States
  • Profession: Filmmaker, Director, Producer, Writer

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