Atlanta, Better Things, and Veep Win 2017 Peabody Awards

This year’s Peabody Awards will honor three of the more praised comedies on television right now, Atlanta, Better Things, and Veep.

That seems to fit into their prestigious brand of recognizing excellence in storytelling, especially with how relevant all three of those shows are. Specifically, they give a deal of visibility for race relations, feminism, and politics with in their own singular, inventive way.

Also, score another big win here for FX with Better Things and Atlanta.

They announced the winners for their “Entertainment” category this morning and will announce the winners in News, Radio/Podcast, Children’s, Education, and Public Service on April 25.