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Filmmaker Stanley Nelson Receives PBS’ Beacon Award For Extraordinary Achievements and Inspiring Next Generation of Diverse Storytellers

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PBS has named documentary filmmaker Stanley Nelson the recipient of the company’s Beacon Award, formerly known as the Be More Award, which recognizes individuals whose leadership, service and work inspire Americans and enrich our nation.

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CNN and PBS Launch New Late-Night Public Affairs Series “Amanpour & Company” July 2018

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New collaboration between WNET and CNN expands CNN's Flagship Show "Amanpour"

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Wisconsin Public Media Director Malcolm Brett Receives PBS’ Highest Award for Station Leadership

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PBS has named Malcolm Brett, director of Wisconsin Public Media , as this year’s recipient of the Daniel K. Miller Station Leadership Award.

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PBS Programs Among James Beard Media Award Winners

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Winners of the 2018 James Beard Media Award were announced on Friday, April 27. The annual James Beard Awards are given by the James Beard Foundation and are the highest honor for food and beverage professionals working in North America. PBS and member station programs were awarded three Broadcast Media Awards. The winners are listed below.

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PBS Wins A Daytime Emmy® Award

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On April 29, 2018, from the Pasadena Civic Auditorium in Pasadena, California, the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced winners of the Daytime Emmy® Awards. PBS won a Daytime Creative Arts Emmy® Award for A CHEF’S LIFE. In addition, APT (American Public Television) received two wins, for LIDIA’S KITCHEN and MILK STREET.

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