The teenage activists, sporting shirts with a “no guns” logo and bearing the message “Piece Out,” accompanied the winning filmmakers behind a documentary about the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School tragedy. The Peabody Awards ended up being tragically timely, with organization’s annual celebration of winners falling a day after a high-school shooting in Santa Fe,
The 85-year-old icon will be the first recipient of the Peabody Career Achievement Award, which will be handed out at Saturday’s ceremony: “I don’t mean to brag, but it’s quite an honor.” In the 56 years since Carol Burnett landed her first Peabody Award in 1962, the legendary comedian has won just about every other
The award will be handed out at a May 19 gala in New York. Carol Burnett has been tapped to receive the first Peabody Career Achievement by the Peabody Awards Board of Jurors. The honor, presented by Mercedes-Benz, is “reserved for individuals whose work and commitment to broadcast media has left an indelible mark on
The Hollywood Reporter breaks down the shout-outs and jokes that may have left viewers scratching their heads. Beyond the lingering question of “Will Oprah Winfrey run for president?,” Golden Globes viewers, especially those who don’t work in or closely follow the entertainment industry, may have had a few other queries after Sunday night’s awards show.