Next Episode of American Masters is
Season 32 / Episode 10 and airs on 23 February 2019 02:00
Now in its 30th year, American Masters has produced an exceptional library of more than 160 television programs, bringing unique originality and perspective to exploring the lives and illuminating the creative journeys of our most enduring writers, musicians, visual and performing artists, dramatists and filmmakers – those who have "left an indelible impression on our cultural landscape". Balancing a broad cast of characters and artistic approaches, while preserving historical authenticity and intellectual integrity, these portraits resonate the attention, style and substance each subject deserves. American Masters sustains high audience awareness and loyalty, averaging 2-to-5 million viewers per program.
Uncover the hidden depths and complex inner life of the iconic artist you thought you knew. With his life's work as a background, examine his wide range of influences, including modern artists, war, film and the African American community.
Follow the artist's journey from impoverished childhood to maverick artist, voiced by Meryl Streep.
Discover the anonymous New York graffiti artist turned '80s art world rock star.
Explore the life of the famous Jewish violinist, a transcendent performer and polio survivor.
See how country star Charley Pride used music to triumph over prejudice and injustice.
Experience the power of song in the fight for equality through the feminist singer-activist's story.
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