Peabodys for BBC America.

Posted: 03 Apr 2010   Print   Send a link
"BBC America was bestowed with a Peabody for its nightly newscast BBC World News America, which was honored for overall excellence. BBC World News America also won a second Peabody for a report on maternal mortality in Afghanistan, 'Where Giving Life is a Death Sentence,' by BBC correspondent Lyse Doucet." Mike Reynolds, Multichannel News, 31 March 2010.
     “'A nightly newscast like none the United States has ever had, it places our actions and concerns in a global context.'” Peabody Awards judges quoted by Steve Krakauer, Mediaite, 2 April 2010.