Glee Snags Peabody Award
Posted on Wed Mar 31, 2010 10:11 AM PDT

glee200.jpgLOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA (X17online) - The cast of Glee can now add a Peabody Awards trophy next to their SAG and People's Choice Awards statues.

Fox's musical cast was among 36 recipients of the prestigious award given by the University of Georgia's Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication.

Other recipients included HBO's In Treatment, ABC's Modern Family, late night host Craig Ferguson and Kermit the Frog,

The Peabody Board is a 16-member group, comprised of television critics, broadcast and cable industry executives, academics and experts in culture and the arts.

According to the Peabody organizers, "Every year the Peabody Board faces the daunting task of selecting examples of the most outstanding work in electronic media. The latest Peabody winners reflect great diversity in genre, sources of origination and content."

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