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Mark your calendars! The epic World War II drama World on Fire premieres on Sunday, April 5, 2020.
Preview Length 00:30 Premiere: 4.5.20

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World on Fire

About World on Fire

World on Fire, an adrenalized, emotionally gripping and resonant World War II drama, follows the intertwining fates of ordinary people in five countries as they grapple with the effects of the war on their everyday lives. Starring Helen Hunt, Sean Bean, Jonah Hauer-King and more, the series premieres on Sunday, April 5, 2020 at 9/8c.

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Atlantic Crossing: Episode Two - The Throne

Prince Olav and the King plan their escape and Martha and the children take refuge in Sweden, but a Nazi threat still looms.

  • Wednesday April 14, 2021 9:00 pm ET on KET2
  • Wednesday April 14, 2021 8:00 pm CT on KET2
  • Friday April 16, 2021 1:00 am ET on KET2
  • Friday April 16, 2021 12:00 am CT on KET2

World on Fire - Episode Two

A month into war, Harry is desperate for news. Kasia joins the Polish resistance.

  • Wednesday April 14, 2021 10:00 pm ET on KET2
  • Wednesday April 14, 2021 9:00 pm CT on KET2
  • Friday April 16, 2021 2:00 am ET on KET2
  • Friday April 16, 2021 1:00 am CT on KET2

Atlantic Crossing : Episode Three - Crossing the Atlantic

Princess Martha and the children flee to America, where President Roosevelt extends a special invitation.

  • Sunday April 18, 2021 9:00 pm ET on KET
  • Sunday April 18, 2021 8:00 pm CT on KET
  • Tuesday April 20, 2021 2:23 am ET on KET
  • Tuesday April 20, 2021 1:23 am CT on KET
  • Wednesday April 21, 2021 9:00 pm ET on KET2
  • Wednesday April 21, 2021 8:00 pm CT on KET2
  • Friday April 23, 2021 1:00 am ET on KET2
  • Friday April 23, 2021 12:00 am CT on KET2

World on Fire - Episode Three

Tom faces the fight of his life. Harry and Lois encounter a more personal battle.

  • Sunday April 18, 2021 10:00 pm ET on KET
  • Sunday April 18, 2021 9:00 pm CT on KET
  • Tuesday April 20, 2021 3:20 am ET on KET
  • Tuesday April 20, 2021 2:20 am CT on KET
  • Wednesday April 21, 2021 10:00 pm ET on KET2
  • Wednesday April 21, 2021 9:00 pm CT on KET2
  • Friday April 23, 2021 2:00 am ET on KET2
  • Friday April 23, 2021 1:00 am CT on KET2

Atlantic Crossing: Episode Four - Fires Spread

Norwegian Crown Princess Martha is pressured to exploit her friendship with President Roosevelt, who defies isolationists to push the Lend-Lease Act. Martha and the children get a surprise Christmas present.

  • Sunday April 25, 2021 9:00 pm ET on KET
  • Sunday April 25, 2021 8:00 pm CT on KET
  • Tuesday April 27, 2021 2:00 am ET on KET
  • Tuesday April 27, 2021 1:00 am CT on KET
  • Wednesday April 28, 2021 9:00 pm ET on KET2
  • Wednesday April 28, 2021 8:00 pm CT on KET2
  • Friday April 30, 2021 1:00 am ET on KET2
  • Friday April 30, 2021 12:00 am CT on KET2

World on Fire - Episode Four

Harry's courage is tested at Louvain, while Kasia's resistance activity in Warsaw intensifies.

  • Sunday April 25, 2021 10:00 pm ET on KET
  • Sunday April 25, 2021 9:00 pm CT on KET
  • Tuesday April 27, 2021 3:00 am ET on KET
  • Tuesday April 27, 2021 2:00 am CT on KET
  • Wednesday April 28, 2021 10:00 pm ET on KET2
  • Wednesday April 28, 2021 9:00 pm CT on KET2
  • Friday April 30, 2021 2:00 am ET on KET2
  • Friday April 30, 2021 1:00 am CT on KET2

Atlantic Crossing: Episode Five - Empty Promises

Martha uses dinner-table tactics to help Norway and the first lady gives her unusual lessons in public speaking. The president gets on dangerous ground with Martha.

  • Sunday May 2, 2021 9:00 pm ET on KET
  • Sunday May 2, 2021 8:00 pm CT on KET
  • Tuesday May 4, 2021 2:00 am ET on KET
  • Tuesday May 4, 2021 1:00 am CT on KET
  • Wednesday May 5, 2021 9:00 pm ET on KET2
  • Wednesday May 5, 2021 8:00 pm CT on KET2
  • Friday May 7, 2021 1:00 am ET on KET2
  • Friday May 7, 2021 12:00 am CT on KET2

World on Fire - Episode Five

Harry and his unit reach Dunkirk, with the odds stacked against them.

  • Sunday May 2, 2021 10:00 pm ET on KET
  • Sunday May 2, 2021 9:00 pm CT on KET
  • Tuesday May 4, 2021 3:00 am ET on KET
  • Tuesday May 4, 2021 2:00 am CT on KET
  • Wednesday May 5, 2021 10:00 pm ET on KET2
  • Wednesday May 5, 2021 9:00 pm CT on KET2
  • Friday May 7, 2021 2:00 am ET on KET2
  • Friday May 7, 2021 1:00 am CT on KET2

Atlantic Crossing: Episode Six - The Giant Awakes

America enters the war, and Olav arrives from England. Missy grows suspicious of ties between Martha and the president. A Nazi plot unfolds.

  • Sunday May 9, 2021 9:00 pm ET on KET
  • Sunday May 9, 2021 8:00 pm CT on KET
  • Tuesday May 11, 2021 2:00 am ET on KET
  • Tuesday May 11, 2021 1:00 am CT on KET
  • Wednesday May 12, 2021 9:00 pm ET on KET2
  • Wednesday May 12, 2021 8:00 pm CT on KET2
  • Friday May 14, 2021 1:00 am ET on KET2
  • Friday May 14, 2021 12:00 am CT on KET2

World on Fire - Episode Six

Paris falls to the Nazis, and Webster and Albert's lives are turned upside down.

  • Sunday May 9, 2021 10:00 pm ET on KET
  • Sunday May 9, 2021 9:00 pm CT on KET
  • Tuesday May 11, 2021 3:00 am ET on KET
  • Tuesday May 11, 2021 2:00 am CT on KET
  • Wednesday May 12, 2021 10:00 pm ET on KET2
  • Wednesday May 12, 2021 9:00 pm CT on KET2
  • Friday May 14, 2021 2:00 am ET on KET2
  • Friday May 14, 2021 1:00 am CT on KET2

Mrs. Wilson - Episode One - S49 E9

Alec and Alison Wilson marry after meeting in the secret service during World War II. Two decades later, spy novelist Alec dies, and his real story begins to emerge. Alison tracks down his former partner, who was also deceived by Alec's charms.

  • Sunday May 9, 2021 11:00 pm ET on KET
  • Sunday May 9, 2021 10:00 pm CT on KET
  • Tuesday May 11, 2021 5:00 am ET on KET
  • Tuesday May 11, 2021 4:00 am CT on KET
  • Wednesday May 12, 2021 11:00 pm ET on KET2
  • Wednesday May 12, 2021 10:00 pm CT on KET2
  • Saturday May 15, 2021 5:00 am ET on KET2
  • Saturday May 15, 2021 4:00 am CT on KET2
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World on Fire - Episode Two

  • Tuesday April 13, 2021 3:00 am ET on KET
  • Tuesday April 13, 2021 2:00 am CT on KET
  • Sunday April 11, 2021 10:00 pm ET on KET
  • Sunday April 11, 2021 9:00 pm CT on KET

Atlantic Crossing: Episode Two - The Throne

  • Tuesday April 13, 2021 2:00 am ET on KET
  • Tuesday April 13, 2021 1:00 am CT on KET
  • Sunday April 11, 2021 9:00 pm ET on KET
  • Sunday April 11, 2021 8:00 pm CT on KET

World on Fire - Episode One

  • Friday April 9, 2021 2:00 am ET on KET2
  • Friday April 9, 2021 1:00 am CT on KET2
  • Wednesday April 7, 2021 11:00 pm ET on KET2
  • Wednesday April 7, 2021 10:00 pm CT on KET2
  • Tuesday April 6, 2021 3:19 am ET on KET
  • Tuesday April 6, 2021 2:19 am CT on KET
  • Sunday April 4, 2021 10:00 pm ET on KET
  • Sunday April 4, 2021 9:00 pm CT on KET

Atlantic Crossing: Episode One - The Attack

  • Friday April 9, 2021 1:00 am ET on KET2
  • Friday April 9, 2021 12:00 am CT on KET2
  • Wednesday April 7, 2021 8:00 pm ET on KET2
  • Wednesday April 7, 2021 7:00 pm CT on KET2
  • Tuesday April 6, 2021 2:22 am ET on KET
  • Tuesday April 6, 2021 1:22 am CT on KET
  • Sunday April 4, 2021 9:00 pm ET on KET
  • Sunday April 4, 2021 8:00 pm CT on KET

Howards End - Episode Four, Series Finale - S50 E12

  • Friday April 2, 2021 2:00 am ET on KET2
  • Friday April 2, 2021 1:00 am CT on KET2
  • Wednesday March 31, 2021 10:00 pm ET on KET2
  • Wednesday March 31, 2021 9:00 pm CT on KET2
  • Tuesday March 30, 2021 3:17 am ET on KET
  • Tuesday March 30, 2021 2:17 am CT on KET
  • Sunday March 28, 2021 10:00 pm ET on KET
  • Sunday March 28, 2021 9:00 pm CT on KET

Howards End - Episode Three - S50 E11

  • Friday April 2, 2021 1:00 am ET on KET2
  • Friday April 2, 2021 12:00 am CT on KET2
  • Wednesday March 31, 2021 9:00 pm ET on KET2
  • Wednesday March 31, 2021 8:00 pm CT on KET2
  • Tuesday March 30, 2021 2:17 am ET on KET
  • Tuesday March 30, 2021 1:17 am CT on KET
  • Sunday March 28, 2021 9:00 pm ET on KET
  • Sunday March 28, 2021 8:00 pm CT on KET

Howards End - Episode Two - S50 E10

  • Friday March 26, 2021 2:00 am ET on KET2
  • Friday March 26, 2021 1:00 am CT on KET2
  • Wednesday March 24, 2021 10:00 pm ET on KET2
  • Wednesday March 24, 2021 9:00 pm CT on KET2
  • Tuesday March 23, 2021 3:00 am ET on KET
  • Tuesday March 23, 2021 2:00 am CT on KET
  • Sunday March 21, 2021 10:00 pm ET on KET
  • Sunday March 21, 2021 9:00 pm CT on KET

Howards End - Episode One - S50 E9

  • Friday March 26, 2021 1:00 am ET on KET2
  • Friday March 26, 2021 12:00 am CT on KET2
  • Wednesday March 24, 2021 9:00 pm ET on KET2
  • Wednesday March 24, 2021 8:00 pm CT on KET2
  • Tuesday March 23, 2021 2:00 am ET on KET
  • Tuesday March 23, 2021 1:00 am CT on KET
  • Sunday March 21, 2021 9:00 pm ET on KET
  • Sunday March 21, 2021 8:00 pm CT on KET
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