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PBS Receives 14 Primetime Emmy Awards

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On Sunday, Sept. 18, PBS shows won four Primetime Emmy awards – all of which were for the critically acclaimed “Downton Abbey.” These awards join an additional 10 Creative Arts Primetime Emmys that PBS won on Sept. 10, for a total of 14 awards in 2011.

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PBS Wins 10 Creative Arts Primetime Emmy Awards

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On Saturday, Sept. 10, PBS received 10 Creative Arts Primetime Emmy Awards during a live presentation at the NOKIA Theatre L.A. LIVE in Los Angeles. Congratulations to our PBS producer recipients, including our multiple award-winners. “Freedom Riders” took home three awards, while AMERICAN MASTERS, “Downton Abbey” and GREAT PERFORMANCES each received two awards.

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PBS Wins Two TCA Awards

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The Television Critics Association announced the 2011 TCA Awards winners on Saturday, August 6, in Beverly Hills. PBS was honored in two of the 12 categories.

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PBS Receives 43 Primetime Emmy Award Nominations

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Below is a complete list of the 43 nominations PBS received for the 63rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, announced July 14, 2011. PBS congratulates all of our nominees.

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PBS Launches Fall 2011 Season

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ARLINGTON, VA; July 13, 2011 — PBS raises the curtain on a new fall season celebrating the arts, exploring America’s “Great Experiment” with PROHIBITION, and traveling to the edges of the universe with NOVA's "The Fabric of the Cosmos."

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PBS Announces MASTERPIECE Fall Programs

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At PBS’ Annual Meeting for member stations, MASTERPIECE executive producer Rebecca Eaton unveiled the series’ fall season, which features all-star casts in new MASTERPIECE CONTEMPORARY presentations and the return of a MASTERPIECE MYSTERY! favorite.

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PBS Honors Rebecca Eaton, MASTERPIECE Executive Producer, with "Be More" Award

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PBS President and CEO Paula Kerger today presented the seventh annual "Be More" Award to Rebecca Eaton, award-winning executive producer of MASTERPIECE, the iconic drama series now celebrating 40 years on PBS, presented by WGBH Boston.

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PBS Announces Summer 2011 Lineup

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Masterminds and maestros — it’s a summer of mystery and music on PBS. On Sunday, June 19, MASTERPIECE MYSTERY! welcomes back super sleuths Poirot and Miss Marple with all-new episodes.

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PBS' Masterpiece Viewership is Up Nearly 45% Season-to-Date

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PBS’ MASTERPIECE audience has increased by nearly 45% over last year.[1] In addition, PBS’ most anticipated highlight of MASTERPIECE’s 40th season, “Upstairs Downstairs,” was watched by an estimated 6.4 million viewers[2], based on Nielsen data from 53 metered markets.

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PBS Wins Nine Peabody Awards

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Congratulations to all nine PBS producer recipients, our two PBS member station recipients, and also to our fellow public media Peabody Award recipients!

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Second Season of Downton Abbey Coming to MASTERPIECE on PBS in 2012

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Good news for viewers who are suffering from Downton Abbey withdrawal: the wildly popular MASTERPIECE miniseries, which concluded its run on PBS Sunday night, will return with new episodes in winter 2012.

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PBS Announces Winter/Spring 2011 Lineup Celebrating Those Who Dared to Be First

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This Winter/Spring 2011 season, PBS celebrates True Originals — innovators, artists, scientists, political leaders and ordinary citizens who dared to advance, challenge, improve, invent and explore.

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