The Peabody Awards

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  • Chasing Coral
    Chasing Coral

    Climate change is often described as a slow-moving catastrophe, a serious yet distant threat. "Chasing Coral," a Netflix documentary, upends that comfortable premise. As waters...

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  • Strong Island
    Strong Island

    NomineeThe chronicle of a family across history, geography and tragedy, from the segregation of the Jim Crow South to the promise of New York City....

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  • Heroin(e)
    Heroin(e)

    NomineeThree women in Huntington, West Virginia fight against the opioid epidemic in the face of a national public health crisis....

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  • One Day at a Time
    One Day at a Time

    NomineeThe reimagined version of the original Normal Lear sitcom told through the eyes of a Cuban-American family explores issues such as PTSD, sexism, religion/atheism, immigration,...

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  • Alias Grace
    Alias Grace

    NomineeBased on the novel by Margaret Atwood, the series tells the story of Grace Marks, a household servant in Canada in the 1800s who was...

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  • Bala Loca
    Bala Loca

    NomineeA political thriller/drama centered around a wheelchair-bound journalist seeking to revive his career by founding an independent digital news outlet aimed at investigating cases of...

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  • A Series of Unfortunate Events
    A Series of Unfortunate Events

    Lemony Snicket's "A Series of Unfortunate Events" follows the tragic but brilliant Baudelaire orphans as they investigate their parents' deaths while surviving their wicked uncle's...

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  • American Vandal
    American Vandal

    It was inevitable that the recent explosion of true crime documentaries across various media would spurn parody, but nothing else about "American Vandal" is inevitable....

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  • Quick Takes: 13th

    Quick Takes: 13th

    "We put people away at a higher rate than any other country in the world," explains filmmaker Ava DuVernay. Her 2016 Peabody Award-winning documentary 13th explores the

  • Happy Valley
    Happy Valley

    The British crime drama isn't a new genre but Happy Valley offers a fresh take on it in the deceptively bucolic West Yorkshire setting of...

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  • Audrie & Daisy
    Audrie & Daisy

    It's a story every parent and teenager needs to watch but dreads to see. After passing out at a party, high school sophomore Audrie Pott...

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  • Hip-Hop Evolution
    Hip-Hop Evolution

    It may seem unusual that a superior documentary on one of the most American of art forms—hip-hop culture and rap music—would be produced by a...

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  • 13th
    13th

    From the forced enslavement of African-Americans to the Black Lives Matter movement, 13th tells the powerful story of the American criminal justice system and the...

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  • Peabody Conversations: Marvel's Jessica Jones

    Peabody Conversations: Marvel's Jessica Jones

    Showrunner Melissa Rosenberg, executive producer Jeph Loeb and stars Krysten Ritter and Carrie Anne Moss discuss winning a Peabody for season one of Marvel's Jessica

  • Peabody Conversations: Master of None

    Peabody Conversations: Master of None

    Aziz Ansari and Alan Yang discuss how personal experiences create the humor within their show Master of None. This interview was recorded immediately after they

  • Peabody Conversations: Beasts of No Nation

    Peabody Conversations: Beasts of No Nation

    Writer, director, and cinematographer Cary Fukunaga discusses winning a Peabody Award for Beasts of No Nation while backstage at the 75th annual ceremony.

  • What Happened, Miss Simone?
    What Happened, Miss Simone?

    What Happened, Miss Simone? will put a spell on you. Opening with a tensely dramatic video clip from a 1976 concert at which Nina Simone...

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  • Beasts of No Nation
    Beasts of No Nation

    A young boy named Agu is ripped from his village in an unnamed West African country and forced to serve in a guerrilla army, living...

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  • Virunga
    Virunga

    Located in the lush forests of the Democratic Republic of Congo, Virunga National Park is home to the planet's last remaining mountain gorillas and to...

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  • House of Cards
    House of Cards

    The American adaptation of a British miniseries, House of Cards tells the tale of Frank Underwood, a Southern politician and House Majority Whip whose thirst...

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  • Orange is the New Black
    Orange is the New Black

    A prison is a place of confinement and restriction, but Orange Is the New Black found unexpected laughter, tears, conflict and camaraderie behind those mysterious...

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