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Next week, a literary classic comes to MASTERPIECE, Sir David Attenborough celebrates the beautiful music of nature and much more. Take a look at what’s coming up!

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One of the greatest novels in the English language comes to MASTERPIECE in a four-part adaptation of Henry Fielding’s Tom Jones, giving a new twist to the tale of a young man’s love for a wealthy heiress. 

A hotel filled with glamour, elegance, history and character and truly the first luxury hotel in Britain, The Savoy has sat alongside the River Thames for over 130 years. Filmed after the most dramatic period of the Savoy's history - the devastating coronavirus shutdown - this four-part series offers a fascinating glimpse into the experiences of being a guest at this iconic hotel.

Mountaineers were masters of making something out of nothing. This documentary features the fascinating, funny and heart-rending stories of the moonshiners who evaded the law (sometimes) and found creative ways to survive, put food on the table and produce a product that we still enjoy today.

This film follows three people living with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), a neuromuscular disease with an average survival time of 2-5 years from diagnosis. As ALS progresses, the brain loses the ability to control muscles, resulting in the inability to move, speak, eat and ultimately breathe.

Sir David Attenborough presents seven of the most remarkable animal songs found in nature and explores the significance of these songs in the lives of their species.

The North Atlantic right whale is on the brink of extinction, but a handful of specialists are determined to help save it as they discover new secrets about the lives of these giants of the sea.

This documentary looks at Queen Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon’s inspirational efforts to improve the morale of the British people during World War II. With the constant threat of air raids, her insistence that the Royal Family remain in London was a reassuring move for the public and she became a national symbol of the Blitz spirit.

Lyn Avenue gets to have all the fun of being a working band and a married couple all at the same time. CC and Patrick join the Peach Jam podcast to talk touring, their hometown of Savannah and what it is like to have your wedding postponed by a hurricane.  

Peach Jam features stories and songs recorded live in our GPB studios from a variety of incredibly talented and diverse bands and artists who call the Peach State home. Listen and subscribe.

Rely on your everyday experts. Follow your grandmama's chocolate cookie recipe, do what your doctor says and find a mechanic you trust. And when a multi-generation cotton farmer puts his stamp of approval on cotton sheets, rest assured that he knows a thing or two. On this week's Fork in the Road podcast, host David Zelski is talking to the farmers at Southern Drawl Cotton. 

You can listen and subscribe at GPB.org/ForkInTheRoadPodcast or wherever you get your podcasts. Each week David Zelski brings you the personal stories from the farmers, fishermen, merchants, artisans, chefs and others who help provide Georgia-grown products to folks in the Peach State and beyond. 

Medical cannabis dispensaries are now open in Georgia, Taylor Swift and Janet Jackson bring large crowds to Atlanta and Georgia was well represented in the NFL Draft. That and more this week on the Georgia Today podcast. Listen and Subscribe.

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Enjoy these programs and many others:

Tom Jones
This MASTERPIECE series reimagines Henry Fielding’s classic novel that has delighted and scandalized readers since it was originally published in 1749. Binge every episode on GPB Passport on Sunday, April 30th, the night of the broadcast premiere.

Miss Scarlet and The Duke
Kate Phillips and Stuart Martin star in this Victorian-era crime drama that’s a GPB Passport fan favorite!

Moscow Noir
In turn-of-the-21st-century Moscow, an innocent trade plunges an investment banker into battle with millionaires, politicians, oligarchs and their private armies. From Walter Presents, in Swedish with English subtitles.

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