‘Stranger Things’ Wins a Peabody Award 2020

The cast and crew of Stranger Things are winners at the 2020 Peabody Awards!

The hit Netflix series was one of 30 winners, recognized for “the most compelling and empowering stories released in broadcasting and digital media during 2019.”

“This is an incredible honor and the company we find ourselves in is inspiring, to say the least,” Stranger Things EPs the Duffer Brothers said, via Variety.

Other winners this year include Hailee Steinfeld‘s Dickinson, HBO’s Watchmen and Succession, as well as Netflix’s When They See Us.

The Simpsons took home a coveted Institutional Award, the highest Peabody honor, which is for “programs that have made a significant impact on media programming and the cultural landscape.”

The long running Fox comedy was recognized for being “one of the most consistently funny and culturally important satirical sitcoms over the last three decades.”

For the complete list of winners, head over to PeabodyAwards.com!

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