The Peabody Awards

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  • Peabody Launches New East Coast Board of Directors

    Peabody Launches New East Coast Board of Directors

    Peabody has established an East Coast division to its board of directors, a group of prominent media industry leaders who provide support for the organization's

  • Entertainment & Children's Winners Named

    Entertainment & Children's Winners Named

    The Peabody Board of Jurors revealed today nine Entertainment winners and a Children's winner for programs released in 2018. The honorees include a children's superhero

  • Steven Universe
    Steven Universe

    The title song of Steven Universe, Rebecca Sugar's earnest fantasy epic, reassures regular viewers that "We're the Crystal Gems. We will always save the day. And...

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  • The Rape of Recy Taylor
    The Rape of Recy Taylor

    Nominee The story of one African American woman's refusal to remain silent after being raped by white teens in 1944 shines a light on...

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  • Atypical
    Atypical

    Nominee A unique comedy about love, family, and what it really means to be “normal,” told largely from the perspective of an 18-year-old autistic...

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  • Barry
    Barry

    On its face, the premise for HBO's Barry reads like a Saturday Night Live skit too predictable to make it out of dress rehearsal. But somehow, SNL alum Bill...

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  • Hannah Gadsby: Nanette
    Hannah Gadsby: Nanette

    From Aristotle to Freud, many great minds have weighed in on how comedy works and what its social purpose is. In Nanette, Hannah Gadsby adds...

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  • Homecoming
    Homecoming

    Nominee An intense psychological thriller that transcends genre to explore the challenges faced by veterans re-entering civilian life. Based on Gimlet Media’s fictional podcast...

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  • Killing Eve
    Killing Eve

    BBC America's Killing Eve does a lot, all with deft skill. It's a tense cat-and-mouse spy thriller that sees MI5 security officer Eve Polastri pursue...

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  • My Brilliant Friend
    My Brilliant Friend

    Nominee The adaptation of the first of Elena Ferrante's Neapolitan Quartet novels follows two girls and their personal triumphs and tragedies against a setting...

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  • Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj
    Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj

    If one were to design the optimal television program to engage millennial audiences in contemporary politics and public life, Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj is...

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  • Pose
    Pose

    Centered on the ballroom scene of 1980s New York, FX's Pose follows a rivalry between the established House of Abundance and the upstart House of...

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  • Random Acts of Flyness
    Random Acts of Flyness

    Random Acts of Flyness is the kind of television series that breaks the mold of what we think television is and can be, especially televisual...

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  • The Americans
    The Americans

    If a great drama series is judged—at least in part—by the way its story ends, then FX's The Americans can easily be counted among the best television...

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  • The Chi
    The Chi

    Nominee A series about what it means to be black and human on the South Side of Chicago, and the complex journeys of people...

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  • The End of the Fxxxing World
    The End of the Fxxxing World

    Teenage angst collides with dark British humor in Netflix's The End of the Fxxxing World, Jonathan Entwistle's eight-part television series about a self-identified psychopath and...

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  • The Good Place
    The Good Place

    Michael Schur's fantasy-comedy about the afterlife refuses to follow the formulas of broadcast network sitcoms, constantly moving into unexpected territory and renegotiating its format before...

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  • This Close
    This Close

    Nominee A series exploring the universal themes of love and friendship in its many permutations from the perspective of two best friends (who also...

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  • Spotlight on the Best Storytelling of 2018

    Spotlight on the Best Storytelling of 2018

    The Peabody Awards Board of Jurors has announced the 60 nominees that represent the most compelling and empowering stories released in broadcasting and digital media during

  • Peabody Conversations: Better Things

    Peabody Conversations: Better Things

    "One of the things I learned through years of being a mom—and I've been a mom for 20 years now—is that when other moms and

  • Peabody Conversations: Atlanta

    Peabody Conversations: Atlanta

    "Being black is the best thing to have because we can really find a way to make humor out of everything that has really tried

  • Wild Kratts
    Wild Kratts

    Nominee Brothers Chris and Martin Kratt travel the globe in this animated comedy adventure series where they meet and rescue amazing animals by activating their...

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  • VEEP
    VEEP

    Nominee With Selina Meyer now President of the United States, she and her staff must grapple with how to make her seem more presidential on...

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  • The Memory Palace
    The Memory Palace

    Nominee Hosted by Nate DiMeo, this monthly podcast features interesting historical narratives concerning such subjects as the Cardiff Giant and the CIA project Acoustic Kitty....

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  • Gravity Falls
    Gravity Falls

    
Nominee Twelve-year-old twins Dipper and Mabel Pines spend summer vacation with their Great Uncle Stan Pines, unraveling local mysteries in the fictitious town of Gravity...

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  • Fresh Off The Boat
    Fresh Off The Boat

    Nominee A classic immigrant story set in the mid-1990s, told through the eyes of a first-generation Asian-American kid after his family relocates to suburban Florida...

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  • Fargo
    Fargo

    Nominee The second season of the midwestern "true crime" drama follows a young State Trooper as he investigates a case involving a local crime gang,...

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  • Catastrophe
    Catastrophe

    Nominee A heartwarming comedy set in London about an Irish woman and American man who struggle to begin a relationship after a short fling during...

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  • Book of Negroes
    Book of Negroes

    Nominee The epic story of Aminata Diallo, a young girl abducted from her West African village, and her decades-long journey from enslavement to freedom....

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  • Homecoming
    Homecoming

    Nominee A story centered around a caseworker at an experimental facility, her ambitious supervisor, and a soldier eager to rejoin civilian life....

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  • The Night Of
    The Night Of

    Nominee Series that delves into the intricacies of a murder case in New York City and what happens to suspects before they are ever found...

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  • This Is Us
    This Is Us

    Nominee A modern dramedy that challenges everyday presumptions and stereotypes....

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  • Stranger Things
    Stranger Things

    Nominee The search for a young boy who seemingly vanishes into thin air in Hawkins, Indiana in the 1980s....

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  • Marvel's Luke Cage
    Marvel's Luke Cage

    Nominee A sabotaged experiment leaves Luke Cage with super strength and unbreakable skin in modern-day Harlem....

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  • Cleverman
    Cleverman

    Nominee A young man in denial of his culture and estranged from his family becomes an unexpected hero with the power to unite two disparate...

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  • American Crime
    American Crime

    Nominee Issues of sexual orientation and socioeconomic disparity come to a roil when lurid photos of a high school boy are posted on social media...

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  • Great Performances: Hamilton's America
    Great Performances: Hamilton's America

    Nominee History and the creative process behind Lin-Manuel Miranda's Broadway phenomenon, "Hamilton."...

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  • Entertainment, Children’s & Youth Winners Named

    Entertainment, Children’s & Youth Winners Named

    The Peabody Awards Board of Jurors revealed today nine Entertainment winners, including Children's & Youth, for programs released in 2017. Honorees include a dystopian look

  • The Peabody 30: Award Winners for 2016

    The Peabody 30: Award Winners for 2016

    2016 Peabody Award Winners

  • Entertainment winners named for Peabody 30

    Entertainment winners named for Peabody 30

    The Peabody Awards Board of Jurors today revealed seven Entertainment programs that are among this year's Peabody 30. Honorees include Beyoncé's sublime visual album, stories

  • Horace and Pete
    Horace and Pete

    Horace and Pete is a true original, a melding of contemporary politics and serialized storytelling with a throwback approach to in-studio drama harkening back to...

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  • Announcing 76th Annual Peabody Awards Finalists

    Announcing 76th Annual Peabody Awards Finalists

    The Peabody Awards Board of Jurors have selected 60 finalists that represent the most compelling and empowering stories released in electronic media during 2016. As

  • Peabody launches Media Center

    Peabody launches Media Center

    Peabody is launching the Peabody Media Center, a scholarly research center and digital media production arm of the prestigious Peabody Awards. The announcement was made

  • Peabody Conversations: Katie Morag

    Peabody Conversations: Katie Morag

    Executive producer Lindy Cameron, director Donald Coutts, lead writer Sergio Casci and star Cherry Campbell discuss the high stakes involved in adapting Katie Morag from

  • Submission Window Announced for 76th Peabody Awards

    Submission Window Announced for 76th Peabody Awards

    The new submission period for Peabody Awards entries will open on October 13, 2016 and run through January 9, 2017. Entries made during

  • Complete 75th Annual Peabody Awards (May 21, 2016)

    Complete 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

  • 75th Annual Entertainment & Children's Programming Winners

    75th Annual Entertainment & Children's Programming Winners

    The Peabody Awards Board of Jurors today announced the Entertainment and Children’s programs that are among this year’s Peabody 30 winners. The 11 honorees, revealed

  • The Peabody 30 - Complete Winner's List

    The Peabody 30 - Complete Winner's List

    2015 Peabody Award Winners

  • Katie Morag
    Katie Morag

    Adapted for television from Mairi Hedderwick's series of books, Katie Morag ferries viewers to the fictional Scottish isle of Struay to follow the adventures of...

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  • Wolf Hall
    Wolf Hall

    The greatness of Wolf Hall lies in the way it re-invents a familiar genre, the historical costume drama, and moves it to an entirely new...

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