“Master Of None”, “Fresh Off The Boat”, And “Jessica Jones” Make The List Of Peabody Finalists

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The Peabody Awards‘ Board of Jurors have announced the 60 finalists for 2015 and of these finalists 30 will be honored at the 75th anniversary Peabody ceremony hosted by on May 21 in New York.

The Peabody Awards honor radio and stations, networks, online media and individuals that reflect excellence in public service. This year, retired late night hosts Jon Stewart and David Letterman will be honored and, for the first time in history, the Peabody Awards have chosen 60 finalists. The Peabody 30 will be announced starting on April 19 and the gala will be televised on April 26. Peabody included plenty of groundbreaking television shows and movies in their lists of finalists including Fresh Off the Boat, Master of None, Jessica Jones, Transparent, and Beasts of No Nation — just to name a few. Below is the complete lists of finalists.

Abdi and the Golden Ticket (This American Life)
This American Life
Radio/Podcast

All In With Chris Hayes: Back to Baltimore (MSNBC)
MSNBC’S All in with Chris Hayes
News

American Experience: Last Days In Vietnam (PBS)
A Moxie Firecracker Production for American Experience, WGBH

American Experience: Walt Disney (PBS)
A Sarah Colt Productions with the participation of Arte for American Experience, WGBH

BEASTS OF NO NATION ()
Red Crown Productions, Participant Media, Come What May Productions, New Balloon
Entertainment

BLACK-ISH (ABC)
ABC Studios
Entertainment

Book of Negroes (BET Networks)
Conquering Lion Pictures
Entertainment

Burning Questions: WTAE Investigates Fire Response Times (WTAE-)
WTAE-, Pittsburgh
News

CATASTROPHE (Amazon Video)
Avalon /Amazon Studios
Entertainment

CNN’s Coverage of Guns in America (CNN & CNN Digital)
CNN
News

Cruel and Unusual: The Texas Prison Crisis (WFAA-)
WFAA-, Dallas
News

Desperate Journey (PBS, WETA-)
PBS NewsHour
News

Deutschland 83 (SundanceTV)
Fremantle International/Kino Lorber
Entertainment

Divided by Law (KUAT-)
Arizona Public Media
Radio/Podcast

Do Not Track (donottrack.us)
Upian, National Board of Canada, Arte, Bayerischer Rundfunk, CBC/Radio-Canada
Web

European Migrant Crisis/A New Life in Europe/Year of Migration (BBC News, BBC World Service, BBC Radio)
BBC News, BBC World Service, BBC Radio
News

FARGO Installment 2 (FX Networks)
FX Productions, MGM Studios
Entertainment

FRESH OFF THE BOAT (ABC)
20th Century Fox
Entertainment

Gardeners of Eden (Pivot)
Ganesh Forever

Get Real – Heart of the Haze (Channel NewsAsia, Mediacorp Pte Ltd)
Channel NewsAsia, Mediacorp Pte Ltd
Public Service

Glen Campbell. . .I’ll Be Me (CNN)
PCH

GOING CLEAR: SCIENTOLOGY AND THE PRISON OF BELIEF (HBO)
Jigsaw Productions, HBO , and Sky Atlantic

 (Disney XD)
Disney
Children’s/Youth

Growing Up Trans (PBS/WGBH)
FRONTLINE

How to Dance in Ohio (HBO)
HBO , Gidalya Pictures, and Blumhouse

Independent Lens: 1971 (PBS)
Maximum Pictures LLC and the Independent Service (ITVS) in Association with Big Mouth Productions, Motto Pictures and Fork

Independent Lens: India’s Daughter (PBS)
Assassin , BBC Storyville, UK-INDIA, and Tathagat in association with Gamini Plyatissa Foundation, Vital Voices Global Partnership, DR, Plus Pictures Aps, CBC News Network, SVT, IKON, RTS, SRF, and RAI

Independent Lens: Through A Lens Darkly: Black Photographers and the Emergence of a People (PBS)
Through a Lens Darkly, LLC, and the Independent Service (ITVS), produced in association with the National Black Programming Consortium

Inheritance (PBS/WGBH)
FRONTLINE
Web

Injured Heroes, Broken Promises (KXAS-, NBC 5)
KXAS-, NBC 5, Dallas-Ft. Worth
News

Invisibilia (NPR)
National Public Radio
Radio/Podcast

ISIS in Afghanistan (PBS/WGBH)
FRONTLINE

Katie Morag (Cbeebies)
Move on Up
Children’s/Youth

 (Showtime)
Showtime Presents, A Passions Pictures Production, Cutler Productions

MARVEL’S JESSICA JONES ()
Marvel in association with ABC Studios for
Entertainment

MASTER OF NONE ()
Universal , Oh Brudder Productions, Alan Yang Productions, Fermulon
Entertainment

Meet the Composer (WQXR.org)
WQXR’s Q2 Music
Radio/Podcast

MR. ROBOT (USA Network)
Universal Cable Productions
Entertainment

Night Will Fall (HBO)
Spring , Angel , and Ratpac in association with HBO

911: Lost On The Line (WXIA-)
WXIA-
News

POV: Don’t Tell Anyone (No Le Digas a Nadie) (PBS)
American Inc. | POV

Precious Lives (WUVM, WNOV, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism)
371 Productions
Radio/Podcast

Real Sports With Bryant Gumbel: The Killing Fields (HBO)
Real Sports With Bryant Gumbel
News

Secret Mustard Gas Experiments (NPR News)
National Public Radio
News

60 Minutes: A Crime Against Humanity (CBS)
CBS News 60 Minutes
News

60 Minutes: The Death Penalty in America (CBS)
CBS News 60 Minutes
News

The Case for School Desegregation Today (This American Life)
This American Life
Radio/Podcast

The Cosby Accusers Speak (NBC)
Dateline NBC
News

The Counted: People killed by police in the United States (http://www.theguardian.com/us-news/series/counted-us-police-killings/)
The Guardian US
Web

The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst (HBO)
Hit the Ground Running

The LaQuan McDonald Investigation (WMAQ-)
WMAQ-, Chicago
News

THE LEFTOVERS (Season 2) (HBO)
HBO Entertainment and Warner Bros in association with Damon Lindelof Productions and 44
Entertainment

The Memory Place (http://thememorypalace.us/, Radiotopia)
Nate Dimeo
Radio/Podcast

The Rain Forest Was Here — Deforestation in Brazil’s Amazon (NPR Broadcast + Digital npr.org)
National Public Radio
Radio/Podcast

TRANSPARENT (Amazon Video)
Amazon Studios
Entertainment

UNREAL (Lifetime)
A+E Studios
Entertainment

VEEP (Season 4) (HBO)
HBO Entertainment in association with Dundee Productions
Entertainment

WHAT HAPPENED, MISS SIMONE? ()
A Radical Media Production in association with Moxie Firecracker for

Wild Kratts (PBS Kids)
Kratt Brothers Company and 9 Story Media Group
Children’s/Youth Programming

WOLF HALL (PBS)
A Playground Entertainment and Company Pictures Production for BBC and MASTERPIECE in association with BBC Worldwide, Altus Media and Prescience
Entertainment

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