The Peabody Awards

The Peabody Awards

Complete 60th Annual Peabody Awards (May 21, 2001)


Wes Unruh - 5/21/2001


34 recipients of the 60th Annual Peabody Awards were presented with awards on May 21, 2001 at the Waldorf=Astoria Hotel in New York City. The winners were chosen by the Peabody board as the best in electronic media for the year 2000. Christiane Amanpour emceed. Recipients included H. Martin Haag, Katie Couric, Minessota Public Radio, WJXT, CNN, PBS, Home Box Office Sports, CBS News, Fox, Satin City and Regency Television, among others. Winning shows included Marketplace, Malcolm in the Middle, Behind Closed Doors, 1900 House, 48 Hours: Heroes Under Fire, and Napoleon. Full list of 2000 Winners: Link.