American Masters

Since its premiere in 1986, this Emmy-winning documentary series has presented hundreds of hours comprising profiles of outstanding American cultural artists. Past subjects have included Charlie Chaplin, Helen Hayes, pop icon Andy Warhol, singer Billie Holliday and composer-conductor Leonard Bernstein.
American Masters

Upcoming Schedule

  • Oliver Sacks: His Own Life

    Thu, May 19, 2022 at 2:00 pm on World
  • Amy Tan: Unintended Memoir

    Fri, May 20, 2022 at 7:00 pm on World
  • Amy Tan: Unintended Memoir

    Sat, May 21, 2022 at 12:00 am on World
  • Amy Tan: Unintended Memoir

    Sat, May 21, 2022 at 2:00 pm on World
  • Tyrus Wong

    Sat, May 21, 2022 at 7:00 pm on World
  • Tyrus Wong

    Sat, May 21, 2022 at 11:00 pm on World
  • Terrence McNally: Every Act of Life

    Fri, June 3, 2022 at 7:30 pm on World
  • Joe Papp in Five Acts

    Fri, June 3, 2022 at 8:30 pm on Iowa PBS
  • Terrence McNally: Every Act of Life

    Sat, June 4, 2022 at 12:30 am on World
  • Joe Papp in Five Acts

    Sat, June 4, 2022 at 3:30 am on Iowa PBS
  • Terrence McNally: Every Act of Life

    Sat, June 4, 2022 at 2:30 pm on World