“Downton Abbey Live!” to air Sunday on WCTE

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Phyllis Logan as Mrs. Hughes and Lesley Nicol as Mrs. Patmore are scheduled to appear in “Downton Abbey Live!” as cast members and creators of “Downton Abbey” give a sneak peek at the upcoming feature film. Guests will reveal behind-the-scenes stories and preview clips from the film on “Downton Abbey Live!” airing Sunday, Aug. 18 at 8 p.m. on WCTE.

WCTE has announced its schedule for this week.

Tuesday, Aug. 13

7 p.m. – “Family Pictures USA: Detroit”. Detroit, America’s comeback city, is explored through photos and stories shared by residents.

8 p.m. – “Family Pictures USA: Southwest Florida”. The Paradise Coast, where Native Americans, ranchers, and fishermen share family stories.

9 p.m. – “Frontline: Outbreak”. The inside story of how the Ebola outbreak began and why it was not stopped before it was too late.

10 p.m. – “The Great Ride”. Two married military veterans ride over 355 miles of bike trail from Washington, D.C. to Pittsburgh.

Wednesday, Aug. 14

7 p.m. – “Nova: Pluto and Beyond”. The New Horizons spacecraft attempts to fly by Ultima Thule, an object four billion miles from Earth.

8 p.m. – “Nova: The Planets: Ice Worlds”. In the far reaches of the solar system, Uranus and Neptune dazzle with unexpected rings and moons.

9 p.m. – “Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed the World”. The minds responsible for creating the telescope, from Galileo to Edwin Hubble.

10 p.m. – “Aurora: Fire in the Sky”. The aurora, the colorful glow that brightens the night sky in Earth’s polar regions.

Thursday, Aug. 15

7 p.m. – “Discover the Upper Cumberland”. Cumberland Mountain State Park; artist and blacksmith Abraham Pardee; A Time 4 Paws, a no-kill animal shelter; Sycamore Springs Tree Farm.

7:30 p.m. – “Tennessee Crossroads”.

8 p.m. – “Live Green Tennessee”.

8:30 p.m. – “One on One with Becky Magura”. Singer-songwriter Tim Ryan Rouillier.

9 p.m. – “Lost River Sessions”. Devon Gilfillian.

9:30 p.m. – “Bluegrass Underground”.

10 p.m. – “Tennessee Wild Side”.

10:30 p.m. – “Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions”. The Beach Vacation, Part 2.

Friday, Aug. 16

7 p.m. – “Washington Week”

7:30 p.m. – “Firing Line with Margaret Hoover”.

8 p.m. – “Great Performances: The Sound of Music”. The von Trapp Family Singers’ escape from Austria during the rise of Nazism in this 2015 production.

10:30 p.m. – “Bright Lights Little City”. A look back at 50 years of Cumberland County Playhouse.

Saturday, Aug. 17

3 p.m. – “Big Band Years”. Nick Clooney and Peter Marshall host a nostalgic look at hit makers and songs of the 1930s and ‘40s.

5 p.m. – “John Sebastian Presents: Folk Rewind”. A reunion of folk singers includes Barry McGuire, Roger McGuinn, and The Chad Mitchell Trio.

7 p.m. – “John Denver: Country Boy”. The private life and public legacy of singer-songwriter and activist John Denver.

8:30 p.m. – “The O’Jays: Live in New York”. The R&B supergroup in concert featuring their greatest hits, fan favorites, and new songs.

Sunday, Aug. 18

1:30 p.m. – “Moments to Remember: My Music”. Legends of the late ‘50s and early 1960s pop era including Frankie Laine and the Four Aces perform.

4 p.m. – “Les Miserables 25th Anniversary Concert at the O2”. More than 300 actors and musicians celebrate the musical in this 25th Anniversary concert.

8 p.m. – “Downton Abbey Live!”. Cast members and creators celebrate the series and provide a sneak peek at the feature film.

9:30 p.m. – “70s Soul Superstars (My Music)”. Patti LaBelle hosts an all-star reunion of the legends of 1970s Motown, R&B and soul.