The Peabody Awards

The Peabody Awards

Hannah Gadsby: Nanette (Netflix)




Hannah Gadsby: Nanette
 2018 | Netflix

Comedian Hannah Gadsby makes a major statement about the social costs of laughing at someone, and about what it means to be the brunt of a joke. She brilliantly finds the tragedy in comedy, in the process breaking apart and reconstructing the standup comedy special format. Throughout, she delivers the thunderous message of the destructive power of heteronormativity, toxic masculinity and male sexual violence, and how easily society tolerates each.



Related Articles

Save the Date: 78th Annual Peabody Awards

Tables and tickets to attend the 78th Annual Peabody Awards Ceremony are now available. The red-carpet event will be held on Saturday, May...

Full Article »

Moreno to accept award at 78th Ceremony

The Peabody Awards Board of Jurors have selected Rita Moreno as the recipient of the Peabody Career Achievement Award, presented by Mercedes-Benz. The...

Full Article »