Rena Garrett

Development/Promotion Director, TV

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1:40 pm
Mon September 9, 2013

"Going Home(1920-1933)" on National Parks: America's Best Idea airs Sunday at 9:30 pm

George Masa photographing the Smokey Mountains

While visiting the parks was once predominantly the domain of Americans wealthy enough to afford the high-priced train tours, the advent of the automobile allows more people than ever before to visit the parks. Mather embraces this opportunity and works to build more roads in the parks. Some park enthusiasts, such as Margaret and Edward Gehrke of Nebraska, begin “collecting” parks, making a point to visit as many as they can.

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1:32 pm
Mon September 9, 2013

"Foyle's War VII: Sunflower" on Masterpiece Mystery! airs Sunday, September 29th at 8 pm

Shown: Michael Kitchen as Foyle

Foyle is tasked with protecting Karl Strasser, a Nazi officer turned MI5 informant who believes he is in danger. America wants Strasser extradited for his involvement in a wartime event, but British Intelligence is determined to protect him. As Foyle nears a solution to the case, the unfathomable truth of  “Operation Sunflower” is revealed.

Masterpiece Mystery! "Foyle's War VII: Sunflower" airs on Sunday, September 29th at 8:00 p.m. on channels 3 and 3-1.

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1:19 pm
Mon September 9, 2013

Will Alan and Celia be found? Find out on "Last Tango in Halifax, Pt. 4" on Sunday at 7 pm

Caroline (SARAH LANCASHIRE) and Gillian (NICOLA WALKER) try to hide Paul up the stairs.

A police search begins for Alan and Celia, who are locked inside the hall without phone service. Fearing for their parents and unable to sleep, Caroline and Gillian open up to one another and form a supportive bond. In the morning, the curator and his assistant find Alan and Celia.

"Last Tango in Halifax, Pt. 4" can be seen on Channels 3 and 3-1 on Sunday, September 29th at 7:00 p.m.

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1:10 pm
Mon September 9, 2013

"The Hollow Crown: Henry IV" on Great Performances airs Friday at 9 pm

Supporting artiste, Joe Armstrong as Hotspur

The heir to the throne, Prince Hal (Tom Hiddleston), defies his father, King Henry (Jeremy Irons), by spending his time at Mistress Quickly’s (Julie Walters) tavern in the company of the dissolute Falstaff (Simon Russell Beale) and his companions. The king is threatened by a rebellion led by Hal’s rival, Hotspur (Joe Armstrong), Hotspur’s father Northumberland (Alun Armstrong) and his uncle Worcester (David Hayman). In the face of this danger to the state, Prince Hal joins his father to defeat the rebels at the Battle of Shrewsbury and kill Hotspur in hand-to-hand combat.

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11:28 am
Mon September 9, 2013

"Life and Death in Assisted Living" on Frontline, airs Thursday at 7 pm

Cheryl Morgan (pictured), whose story is featured in "Life and Death in Assisted Living," holds a photo of her late father, who had dementia. He died after drinking unsecured toxic dishwashing liquid at a Georgia assisted living facility.

More and more elderly Americans are choosing to spend their later years in assisted living facilities, which have sprung up as an alternative to nursing homes. But is this loosely regulated, multi-billion dollar industry putting seniors at risk? In a major investigation with ProPublica, FRONTLINE examines the operations of the nation’s largest assisted living company, raising questions about the drive for profits and fatal lapses in care.

Frontline's "Life and Death in Assisted Living" airs on Thursday at 7:00 p.m. on channel 3.

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