The Peabody Awards

The Peabody Awards

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  • Upstairs, Downstairs
    Upstairs, Downstairs

    London Weekend Television gets a Peabody Award for Upstairs, Downstairs, that superb British series which captured the hearts of Americans and added luster to the...

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  • The Mary Tyler Moore Show
    The Mary Tyler Moore Show

    Mary Tyler Moore Enterprises has established the benchmark by which all situation comedies must be judged. MTM Enterprises merits a Peabody Award for a consistent...

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  • Tut: The Boy King
    Tut: The Boy King

    NBC-TV is given a Peabody Award for Tut: The Boy King. A skillful blending of a superb script, moving narration by Orson Welles, and extraordinary...

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  • Live From the Met
    Live From the Met

    The Metropolitan Opera Association has earned a Peabody Award for Live From the Met. Television has brought millions of music lovers into the Metropolitan Opera...

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  • A Good Dissonance Like a Man
    A Good Dissonance Like a Man

    WNET/Thirteen produced a Peabody Award winner in A Good Dissonance Like a Man, an affectionate look at the life of American composer Charles Ives. The...

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  • Joshua's Confusion
    Joshua's Confusion

    A Peabody Award goes to Joshua’s Confusion, one of a series of programs produced by Multimedia Program Productions in Cincinnati, Ohio, under the overall title:...

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  • The Hobbit
    The Hobbit

    To NBC-TV, Arthur Rankin and Jules Bass, a Peabody Award for The Hobbit, a vividly original and enchanting version of J.R.R. Tolkien’s classic. ...

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  • Camera Three
    Camera Three

    WCBS-TV merits a Peabody Award for Camera Three. The consistent high quality of this long-running series which explores the art world has built a strong...

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  • The Lifer's Group, I Am My Brother's Keeper
    The Lifer's Group, I Am My Brother's Keeper

    The Lifer’s Group, I Am My Brother’s Keeper earns a Peabody Award for WPIX in New York City. This slice of prison life from the...

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  • Buyline: Betty Furness
    Buyline: Betty Furness

    To NBC-TV’s Buyline: Betty Furness, a Peabody Award. Betty Furness has traveled the consumer trail from refrigerator doors to the seats of government. She is...

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  • Police Tapes
    Police Tapes

    WNET/Thirteen, New York City, gets another Peabody Award for The Police Tapes, a documentary depicting the South Bronx from a squad car. This is realism...

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  • Roots
    Roots

    What can you say about Roots that hasn’t already been said? A Peabody Award salutes David Wolper, executive producer, and ABC-TV for exposing us to...

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  • Green Eyes (An ABC Theatre Production)
    Green Eyes (An ABC Theatre Production)

    Lorimar Productions’ Green Eyes is a touching, moving treatment of the story of a black Vietnam War veteran (played by Paul Winfield)who goes back to...

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  • The Rowe String Quartet Plays on Your Imagination
    The Rowe String Quartet Plays on Your Imagination

    To WBTV, Charlotte, North Carolina, a Peabody Award for The Rowe String Quartet Plays on Your Imagination. The Rowe String Quartet and the North Carolina...

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  • Personal Award: Norman Lear for
    Personal Award: Norman Lear for "All in the Family"

    To Norman Lear, creator of All in the Family, a Peabody Award, for giving us comedy with a social conscience. He uses humor to give...

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  • Personal Award: Steve Allen for
    Personal Award: Steve Allen for "Meeting of Minds"

    Steve Allen has created and hosted a truly original show in Meeting of Minds, presented by KCET, Los Angeles, on the Public Broadcasting Service. As...

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  • Winter's Fear
    Winter's Fear

    To WXYZ Radio, Detroit, Michigan, a Peabody Award for Winter’s Fear. This documentary investigated a series of child abductions and murders by considering the children,...

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  • Earplay
    Earplay

    WHA, Madison, Wisconsin, merits a Peabody Award for Earplay, a high quality radio theater combining works of talented authors with top-flight dramatic talent....

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  • The Prairie was Quiet
    The Prairie was Quiet

    The Prairie Was Quiet is a unique experience in sound. Through on-site recordings and excellent narration, KSJN, St. Paul, Minnesota, created a magnificent portrait of...

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  • Science Story
    Science Story

    Radio station KPFA Pacifica, Berkeley, California, earns a Peabody Award for the Science Story series. The series removes science from the laboratory and places it...

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  • Crossroads, Sea Island Sketches
    Crossroads, Sea Island Sketches

    The Sea Islands off the coasts of Georgia and South Carolina are a reservoir for the most distinctive African-American culture left in the United States....

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  • Coverage of the April Flood
    Coverage of the April Flood

    Radio station WHLN, Harlan, Kentucky, covered the flood of April 1977, in its service area in the finest tradition of local broadcasting. The station reported...

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  • Police Accountability
    Police Accountability

    KABC-TV, Los Angeles, California, gets a Peabody Award for Police Accountability. The station persistently inquired into police practices involving the shooting of civilians and brought...

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  • Where Have All the Flood Cars Gone?
    Where Have All the Flood Cars Gone?

    Where Have All the Flood Cars Gone? KCMO-TV, Kansas City, Missouri, wanted to find out. They traced flood-damaged automobiles to the buyers resulting in a...

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  • F.I.N.D. Investigative Reports
    F.I.N.D. Investigative Reports

    Newscenter 4 on WNBC-TV, New York City, has won a reputation with viewers for broadcast journalistic efforts of excellent quality. The segments called the F.I.N.D....

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  • The MacNeil/Lehrer Report
    The MacNeil/Lehrer Report

    To WNET/Thirteen, New York City, and WETA, Washington, DC, a Peabody Award for the TheMacNeil/Lehrer Report. Two skilled journalists and interviewers (Robert MacNeil, Jim Lehrer)...

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  • Personal Award: Paul Hume for
    Personal Award: Paul Hume for "A Variable Feast"

    To Paul Hume, WGMS, Rockville, Maryland, a Peabody Award for the series, A Variable Feast.Through this weekly musical series, critic Hume shares with listeners his...

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