Peabodys Announce Documentary And News Candidates, Including "Lucy And Desi," "We Need To Talk About Cosby," "Frontline," and More


The 83rd Peabody Awards announced 27 Documentary and News nominees on Tuesday.

Documentaries include Prime Video's Lucy and Desi, Showtime's We Need to Talk About Cosby, HBO Max and Judd Apatow's George Carlin's American Dream.

News candidates include Frontline, Vice, CNN, ABC News Digital, and 60 Minutes.

The inaugural Peabody candidates for 2022 honor the most captivating and empowering tales in radio and streaming media.

Thursday will reveal nominees in the organization's remaining categories: Entertainment, Arts, Children's/Youth, Podcast/Radio, Interactive & Immersive, and Public Service.

Winners will be announced May 9 and celebrated June 11 at the Beverly Wilshire,

the group's first in-person celebration since 2019 and the first in Los Angeles.