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77th Peabody Awards Nominees: ‘Legion,’ ‘The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,’ ‘S-Town,’ and More

Hasan Minhaj of "The Daily Show" is hosting this year's ceremony.

LEGION -- Season 2, Episode 2 -- Pictured: Dan Stevens as David Haller. CR: Suzanne Tenner/FX

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The Peabody Awards Board of Jurors have selected 60 nominees for the organization’s 77th annual awards, including “Legion,” “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,” “Last Men in Aleppo,” and “S-Town.” They were selected from a field of more than 1,200 entries television, radio/podcasts, and the internet.

“True to tradition, we are proud to present a rich mix of excellence in the craft of storytelling,” said Jeffrey P. Jones, executive director of Peabody. “These stories reflect important social issues and exemplify the power of diverse voices and platforms in media today.” This year’s ceremony will be hosted by Hasan Minhaj of “The Daily Show” on May 19 in New York City. Full list of nominees below.

Children’s & Youth Programming

“Andi Mack” Horizon Productions (Disney Channel)

“A Series of Unfortunate Events” Netflix (Netflix)


“Abacus: Small Enough to Jail”

“America ReFramed: Deej”

“Chasing Coral”

“City of Ghosts”


“I Have A Message For You”


“Last Men in Aleppo”

“Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise”



“Planet Earth II

“Strong Island”

“The Bad Kids”

“The Defiant Ones”

“The Islands and the Whales”

“Time: The Kalief Browder Story”


“Oklahoma City”


“Alias Grace”

“American Vandal”

“Bala Loca”

“Better Call Saul”

“Halt and Catch Fire”

“Hasan Minhaj: Homecoming King”


“Jazz Night in America”

“Last Week Tonight with John Oliver”


“One Day at a Time”

“Saturday Night Live: Political Satire 2017”

“Star Trek: Discovery”

“The Good Place”

“The Handmaid’s Tale”

“The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel”


“Big Buses, Bigger Problems: Taxpayers Taken for a Ride”

“Charlottesville: Race & Terror”

“Cracking the Code”

“Fall of ISIS in Iraq and Syria”

“Human Toll in Yemen”

“Inside Putin’s Russia “

“Leyla Santiago’s Hurricane Maria Coverage”

“My Reality: A Hidden America”

“Plight of Rohingya Refugees”

“Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel: The Strongman-Ramzan Kadyrov”

“The Whistleblower”

“USA Gymnastics”

Public Service

“The Cut: Exploring FGM”

“Predator In My Phone”

“Sex.Right.Now. with Cleo Stiller”


“Ear Hustle”

“Lost Mothers: Maternal Mortality in the U.S.”

“74 Seconds”


“Seeing White”

“The Pope’s Long Con”

“The View from Room 205”

“Uncivil: The Raid”

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