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Wednesday, Jun. 10, 2020
The Peabody Awards has named 30 programs as the most compelling and empowering stories released in broadcasting and digital media during 2019. The organization also announced “FRONTLINE” and “The Simpsons” as recipients of Institutional Awards. This distinctive honor goes to programs that have...
Wednesday, May. 6, 2020
The Peabody Awards Board of Jurors has selected 60 nominees that represent the most compelling and empowering stories released in broadcasting and digital media during 2019. Of the 60 nominations, PBS and HBO lead with 11 and seven, respectively, followed by Netflix (five), Amazon (three), and...
Tuesday, Apr. 23, 2019
The Peabody Board of Jurors revealed winners in News and Radio/Podcast categories, rounding out the Peabody 30 for programs released in 2018. Honorees represent investigative reporting with far-reaching impact, from local news reports on faulty drug tests to international reporting using...
Friday, Apr. 19, 2019
The Peabody board of jurors revealed nine Entertainment and a Children’s winner for programs released in 2018. The honorees include a children’s superhero saga focused on empathy; darkly comic immersions into the male and female killer mind; welcomed reformulations and expansions of standup...
Tuesday, Apr. 16, 2019
The Peabody Awards board of jurors unveiled eight winners in the Documentary category for programs released in 2018. The honorees, part of the annual Peabody 30, include profiles of unsung activists like Dolores Huerta (Independent Lens: Dolores), Lorraine Hansberry (Lorraine...
Sunday, May. 20, 2018
Peabody Award winners and nominees were celebrated at a gala evening event on Saturday (5/19) at Cipriani Wall Street in New York. Hasan Minhaj, comedian, writer and senior correspondent on Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show with Trevor Noah,” hosted the proceedings while also receiving a Peabody...
Thursday, Apr. 19, 2018
The Peabody Awards Board of Jurors revealed nine Entertainment winners, including Children’s & Youth, for programs released in 2017. Honorees include a dystopian look at the United States, a 1950s female comedian who runs afoul of decency laws, innovative reflections on diversity from up-and...
Tuesday, Apr. 10, 2018
The Peabody Awards board of jurors have selected 60 nominees that represent the most compelling and empowering stories released in electronic media during 2017. The nominees were selected from approximately 1,200 entries from television, radio/podcasts and the web. The Peabody Awards are based...
Wednesday, Apr. 13, 2016
Former late-night television hosts David Letterman ("Late Show with David Letterman") and Jon Stewart ("The Daily Show with Jon Stewart") along with two-time Emmy winning nonfiction filmmaker Stanley Nelson (Freedom Riders, American Experience: The Murder of Emmett Till) will be honored at the...
Thursday, Apr. 23, 2015
Peabody Winners In Documentary, Education, Public Service Include Fox, National Geographic, HBO, Netflix
HBO has won two Peabody Awards, including one for a documentary on James Brown, while PBS' "Frontline," ''American Experience" and "POV" series as well as Netflix and Cartoon Network were also among the documentary, education and public service winners of the 74th...