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6 Modern Winners in Carolina

J. Michael Welton | Posted 07.31.2015 | Arts
J. Michael Welton

Some are picked, as the saying goes, but few are chosen. That's the case with the 2015 Matsumoto Prize winners, in a competition sponsored by North Carolina Modernist Houses (NCMH).

Amy Schumer And Tina Fey Kiss At The Peabody Awards

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 06.01.2015 | Entertainment

Tina Fey congratulated Amy Schumer with a kiss at the Peabody Awards Sunday night in New York City. "Amy Schumer is killing it, as the agents like...

Maureen Ryan

Peabody Awards Go To 'Last Week Tonight,' 'Jane the Virgin,' 'The Americans' And Others | Maureen Ryan | Posted 04.16.2015 | Entertainment

“Jane the Virgin,” “The Americans,” “Inside Amy Schumer” and “Last Week Tonight with John Oliver” were among the entertainment program...

Maureen Ryan

The Cooking Show That's Sometimes A Fine Drama | Maureen Ryan | Posted 10.03.2014 | Entertainment

Last year, I got pulled into the ongoing drama of a food show, which is not something that often happens. But "A Chef's Life" is special. The PBS ...

'One Of The Most Valuable Tools Against Injustices In The World'

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 05.30.2014 | Comedy

Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele have had quite a year. Their hit Comedy Central show, "Key & Peele," is getting a fourth season, Judd Apatow is...

2013 Peabody Awards Announced

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 12.02.2014 | Media

The 2013 Peabody Awards were announced on Wednesday, and CBS News' "One-on-One with Assad," WBZ-TV's Boston Marathon bombings coverage, CNN, NBC News ...

Maureen Ryan

'Scandal,' 'OITNB,' Anthony Bourdain And ESPN Among Peabody Award Winners | Maureen Ryan | Posted 04.02.2014 | TV

The winners of the Peabody Awards were announced on Wednesday, and "Key & Peele," "Orange Is the New Black," "Scandal," "The Returned" and documentari...

Oh Look, Louie Won A Big Award

Posted 05.27.2013 | Comedy

"Louie," the FX series starring, written by and produced by Louis C.K. has won a Peabody Award, the awards committee announced Wednesday. He joins ...

2013 Peabody Awards Announced

Posted 03.27.2013 | Media

The 2013 Peabody Awards were announced on Wednesday, and ABC News' series on Robin Roberts' battle with MDS, CNN and NPR's coverage of Syria, and "60 ...

Lorne Michaels Receives Rare Award

Posted 03.27.2013 | Comedy

The Peabody Awards were announced Wednesday morning, and among the winners was a rare "Individual" honor for "Saturday Night Live's" Lorne Michaels. W...

Maureen Ryan

'Louie,' 'Girls,' 'Southland' Get Peabody Awards | Maureen Ryan | Posted 03.30.2013 | TV

This year's Peabody Awards have been announced, and the list of winners include "Louie," "Southland," "Switched at Birth," "Girls," "This American Lif...

"Rockabilly Filly" Rosie Flores Makes Janis Martin's Sweet Dreams Come True

Georgianne Nienaber | Posted 12.03.2012 | Entertainment
Georgianne Nienaber

As soon as I popped the preview copy of Janis Martin: The Blanco Sessions into my computer, I knew Rosie Flores had produced a masterpiece.

Peabody Awards Announced

AP | Posted 06.04.2012 | Media

ATHENS, Ga. — Coverage of the Arab Spring dominated the Peabody Awards when the oldest honors in broadcasting were handed out Wednesday at the U...

Maureen Ryan

'Game of Thrones,' 'Homeland' & More Win Peabodys | Maureen Ryan | Posted 04.04.2012 | TV

The winners of the George Foster Peabody Awards were announced Wednesday morning, and among the entertainment winners are "Game of Thrones," "Parks an...

NPR, PBS, 'The Good Wife,' C-SPAN, More Win Peabody Awards

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.31.2011 | Media

ATHENS, Ga. — The winners of the 2010 Peabody Awards announced Thursday include some of the biggest names in television, but the age-old medium ...

Larry King Hosting Big Awards Show

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

ATHENS, Ga. — Larry King will host this year's Peabody Awards ceremony. King will announce the awards at the George Foster Peabody Awards at a ...

Peabody Winners 2010: Diane Sawyer, 'Glee,' 'Modern Family,' Craig Ferguson & More

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

ATHENS, Ga. (ASSOCIATED PRESS) — The winners of the 2009 Peabody Awards, announced Wednesday, include the ABC sitcom "Modern Family," Fox networ...

Peabodys Get Digital: YouTube, Onion, Win Awards

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

ATHENS, Ga. — Three dozen winners highlighting enormous changes in the communication media were announced Wednesday in the 2008 Peabody Awards. ...

Lesley Stahl Replaces Grieving Brian Williams As Peabodys Host, Remembers Tim Russert In Opening Speech

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

CBS' Lesley Stahl was a last-minute replacement for NBC's Brian Williams as the host of the 67th Annual George Foster Peabody Awards ceremony at New Y...

Colbert Wins Peabody Award, Laughs In Jon Stewart's Face

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

In addition to the wounded Iraq journalists Kimberly Dozier and Bob Woodruff, "The Colbert Report" won a Peabody Award yesterday. In a statement rele...

Brian Williams To Emcee Peabody Awards | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Brian Williams, the award-winning anchor of "NBC Nightly News," will be the host of the 67th Annual George Foster Peabody Awards ceremony on Monday, J...