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[05/08/14 - 08:48 AM]
PBS Announces New Fall Season Lineup
Highlights include the premiere of Ken Burns's seven-part series "The Roosevelts: An Intimate History."

[08/06/13 - 11:06 AM]
"How We Got to Now" with Steven Johnson Celebrates the History and Power of Great Ideas
The six-part series, to be produced for PBS by Nutopia and hosted by the popular American science author and media theorist, explores the power and the legacy of great ideas.







HOW WE GOT TO NOW (PBS)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
10/15/14 - ???
STATUS:
on hiatus or fate to be determined
TIME SLOT:
completed airing its current season
CURRENT SEASON:
1 (6 episodes)
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
completed airing its first season on 11/12/14; has yet to be renewed for a second season
DESCRIPTION:
(from PBS's press release, May 2014) Join best-selling author Steven Johnson to hear the stories behind remarkable ideas that made modern life possible, the unsung heroes who brought them about and the unexpected and bizarre consequences each of these innovations triggered. Wednesdays, October 15, 9:00-11:00 p.m. ET and October 22-November 12, 10:00-11:00 p.m. ET; order TBD
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Steven Johnson as Host
CREW INFORMATION:
· Jane Root as EP
· Michael Jackson as EP
· Peter Lovering as EP
· Steven Johnson as EP
GENRE(S):
· reality (all)
· reality (documentary)
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Nutopia