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What's New Next Week? October 19, 2018

Credit: Courtesy of The Woman in White Productions Ltd. / Steffan Hill / Origin Pictures

Next week, GPB brings you several premieres, including eerie period mystery The Woman in White. Check out the previews below and make sure to mark your calendars.

 
The Woman In White - Sunday, October 21, 10 PM

In this new five-part drama, a young teacher offers assistance to a spectral woman that he encounters on a moonlit road, and soon discovers that she has just escaped from a nearby insane asylum. From there he is drawn into a web of mystery and deception that transforms his life forever. 

 
The Great American Read: Grand Finale - Tuesday, October 23, 8 PM

And the winner is... after millions of votes, the series ends by crowning America’s best-loved novel from the list of 100 nominated books. Voting has ended, but you can visit gpb.org/read to take our Booklist Personality Quiz and find out about upcoming events in your area! 

 
Native America - Tuesday, October 23, 9 PM

Explore the splendor and ingenuity of the world created by America’s First Peoples, 15,000 years ago. Filmed in some of the most spectacular locations in the hemisphere, this new four-part series shines a spotlight on these ancient cultures and the communities that still thrive today. 

 
Super Cats - A Nature Miniseries - Wednesday, October 24 8 PM

Filmed in 14 countries and featuring 31 species of cat, this groundbreaking three-part miniseries uncovers the secret lives of big cats, from the solitary snow leopard to the nimble black-footed cat, and introduces behaviors captured on film for the first time. 

Nova - Flying Supersonic - Wednesday, October 24, 9 PM

Go inside the historic international race to develop the first supersonic airliner, the Concorde, with stories from those inside the effort to design and build her and the crew members who flew her. Then, follow Concorde’s legacy to a new generation of innovators reviving the dream of supersonic passenger travel today. 

 

Are you excited about any of these? Let us know in the comments!