STAR TREK: DISCOVERY Nominated for Peabody Award

The award nominations for Star Trek: Discovery keep on coming, as it has been announced that the latest iteration of live-action Star Trek has received a Peabody Awards nomination in the Entertainment category.

The award winners in the Entertainment category will be revealed later this week on April 19, with the the winners attending a gala event at Cipriani Wall Street in Manhattan on May 19.

“So unbelievably proud.” series star Sonequa Martin-Green remarked on Twitter, as she and other Star Trek: Discovery cast and crew members expressed their excitement about the prestigeous nomination.

Next Generation Connection

The Star Trek: The Next Generation episode “The Big Goodbye” won the George Foster Peabody Award for excellence in television broadcasting in 1987 — making it the first hour-long drama to win a Peabody Award in that category and the first for any Star Trek series.

More Discovery Nominations

Discovery has also been nominated for five Saturn Awards, a GLAAD Award and a Hugo Award. Actor Jason Isaacs has won an Empire Award for his work on the series as Captain Gabriel Lorca. is your dedicated source for all the latest news on Star Trek: Discovery. Follow @TrekNewsnet on Twitter, TrekNews on Facebook, @TrekNews on Instagram and TrekNewsnet on YouTube.

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