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PBS goes 'Zen' in coming Sundays with Italian mystery series
PBS goes 'Zen' in coming Sundays with Italian mystery series

If you want a little mid-summer escape via TV the next three Sunday nights, check out the new PBS mystery series, "Zen," starring Rufus Sewell. I watched all three that were made available for preview, but I love TV mysteries. And I have to say that while I started out thinking this was going to be winner, by the end of episode 3, I changed my mind. There are just too many problems with the lead character and writing for this to ever become a PBS staple like "Inspector Morse" or "Miss Marple" had been. Still, don't let me spoil it for you. Here are some of the things I liked about the first episode, which airs at 9 p.m. (ET) Sunday (July...

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