The Peabody Awards

The Peabody Awards

Relive past Peabody Award ceremonies


Wes Unruh - 8/9/2018


77th Annual Peabody Awards (May 19, 2018)

33 recipients of the 77th Annual Peabody Awards were presented with awards on May 19, 2018 at Cipriani Wall Street® in New York City. The winners were chosen by the Peabody board of jurors as the best in electronic media for the year 2017. Hasan Minhaj emceed.



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    76th Annual Peabody Awards (May 20, 2017)

    32 recipients of the 76th Annual Peabody Awards were presented with awards on May 20, 2017 at Cipriani Wall Street® in New York City. The winners were chosen by the Peabody board of jurors as the best in electronic media for the year 2016. Rashida Jones emceed.


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    75th Annual Peabody Awards (May 21, 2016)

    33 recipients of the 75th Annual Peabody Awards were presented with awards on May 31, 2016 at Cipriani Wall Street® in New York City. The winners were chosen by the Peabody board of jurors as the best in electronic media for the year 2015. Keegan-Michael Key emceed.

  • Complete 74th Annual Peabody Awards (May 31, 2015)

    74th Annual Peabody Awards (May 31, 2015)

    40 recipients of the 74th Annual Peabody Awards were presented with awards on May 31, 2015 at Cipriani Wall Street® in New York City. The winners were chosen by the Peabody board of jurors as the best in electronic media for the year 2014, and Fred Armisen emceed.

  • Complete 73rd Annual Peabody Awards (May 19, 2014)

    73rd Annual Peabody Awards (May 19, 2014)

    46 recipients of the 73rd Annual Peabody Awards were presented with awards on May 19, 2014 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 2013. Ira Glass emceed.

  • Complete 72nd Annual Peabody Awards (May 20, 2013)

    72nd Annual Peabody Awards (May 20, 2013)

    40 recipients of the 72nd Annual Peabody Awards were presented with awards on May 20, 2013 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 2012. Scott Pelley emceed.

  • Complete 71st Annual Peabody Awards (May 21, 2012)

    71st Annual Peabody Awards (May 21, 2012)

    38 recipients of the 71st Annual Peabody Awards were presented with awards on May 21, 2012 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 2011. Sir Patrick Stewart emceed.

  • Complete 70th Annual Peabody Awards (May 23, 2011)

    70th Annual Peabody Awards (May 23, 2011)

    38 recipients of the 70th Annual Peabody Awards were presented with awards on May 23, 2011 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 2010. Larry King emceed.

  • Complete 69th Annual Peabody Awards (May 17th, 2010)

    69th Annual Peabody Awards (May 17th, 2010)

    36 recipients of the 69th Annual Peabody Awards were presented with awards on May 17th, 2010 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 2009. Diane Sawyer emceed.

  • Complete 68th Annual Peabody Awards (May 18, 2009)

    68th Annual Peabody Awards (May 18, 2009)

    36 recipients of the 68th Annual Peabody Awards were presented with awards on May 18th, 2009 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 2008. Brian Williams emceed.

  • Complete 67th Annual Peabody Awards (June 16th, 2008)

    67th Annual Peabody Awards (June 16th, 2008)

    35 recipients of the 67th Annual Peabody Awards were presented with awards on June 16, 2008 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 2007. Leslie Stahl Emceed.

  • Complete 66th Annual Peabody Awards (June 4, 2007)

    66th Annual Peabody Awards (June 4, 2007)

    35 recipients of the 66th Annual Peabody Awards were presented with awards on June 4, 2007 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 2006. Bob Costas emceed.

  • Complete 65th Annual Peabody Awards (June 5, 2006)

    65th Annual Peabody Awards (June 5, 2006)

    32 recipients of the 65th Annual Peabody Awards were presented with awards on June 5th, 2006 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 2005. Jon Stewart emceed.

  • Complete 64th Annual Peabody Awards (May 16, 2005)

    64th Annual Peabody Awards (May 16, 2005)

    32 recipients of the 64th Annual Peabody Awards were presented with awards on May 16, 2005 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 2004. Morely Safer emceed.

  • Complete 63rd Annual Peabody Awards (May 17, 2004)

    63rd Annual Peabody Awards (May 17, 2004)

    29 recipients of the 63rd Annual Peabody Awards were presented with awards on May 17, 2004 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 2003. Diane Sawyer emceed.

  • Complete 62nd Annual Peabody Awards (May 19, 2003)

    62nd Annual Peabody Awards (May 19, 2003)

    31 recipients of the 62nd Annual Peabody Awards were presented with awards on May 19, 2003 at the Waldorf=Astoria Hotel in New York City. The winners were chosen by the Peabody board as the best in electronic media of the year 2002. Charles Gibson emceed.

  • Complete 61st Annual Peabody Awards (May 20, 2002)

    61st Annual Peabody Awards (May 20, 2002)

    34 recipients of the 61st Annual Peabody Awards were presented with awards on May 20, 2002 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 2001. Walter Cronkite emceed.

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

    60th Annual Peabody Awards (May 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.

  • Complete 59th Annual Peabody Awards (May 22, 2000)

    59th Annual Peabody Awards (May 22, 2000)

    36 recipients of the 59th Annual Peabody Awards were presented with awards on May 22, 2000 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 1999. Matt Lauer emceed.

  • Complete 58th Annual Peabody Awards (May 17, 1999)

    58th Annual Peabody Awards (May 17, 1999)

    34 recipients of the 58th Annual Peabody Awards were presented with awards on May 17, 1999 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 1998. Jeff Greenfield emceed.

  • Complete 57th Annual Peabody Awards (May 11, 1998)

    57th Annual Peabody Awards (May 11, 1998)

    34 recipients of the 57th Annual Peabody Awards were presented with awards on May 11, 1998 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 1997. Dan Rather emceed.

  • Complete 56th Annual Peabody Awards (May 12, 1997)

    56th Annual Peabody Awards (May 12, 1997)

    31 recipients of the 56th Annual Peabody Awards were presented with awards on May 12, 1997 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 1996. Diane Sawyer emceed.

  • Complete 55th Annual Peabody Awards (May 6, 1996)

    55th Annual Peabody Awards (May 6, 1996)

    33 recipients of the 55th Annual Peabody Awards were presented with awards on May 6, 1996 at the Walforf=Astoria Hotel in New York City. The winners were chosen by the Peabody board as the best in electronic media for the year 1995. Tom Brokaw emceed.

  • Complete 54th Annual Peabody Awards (May 8, 1995)

    54th Annual Peabody Awards (May 8, 1995)

    31 recipients of the 54th Annual Peabody Awards were presented with awards on May 8, 1995 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 1994. Bill Moyers emceed..

  • Complete 53rd Annual Peabody Awards (May 16, 1994)

    53rd Annual Peabody Awards (May 16, 1994)

    29 recipients of the 53rd Annual Peabody Awards were presented with awards on May 16, 1994 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 1993. Ed Bradley emceed.

  • Complete 52nd Annual Peabody Awards (May 17, 1993)

    52nd Annual Peabody Awards (May 17, 1993)

    35 recipients of the 52nd Annual Peabody Awards were presented with awards on May 17, 1993 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 1992. Charlayne Hunter-Gault emceed.


The Peabody Awards have been honoring “stories that matter” since 1941, recognizing distinguished achievement and excellence in broadcasting, including content available through television, radio and the web. You can listen to the first ceremony here. We are digitizing our archive of past events, and on this page is our ever-growing list of archived video. As more ceremonies are digitized we will include links to those videos on this page.