Frontline Dispatch


The Frontline Dispatch is the podcast of the esteemed PBS program, Frontline, U. S. television’s longest running investigative documentary series.

In 2017, Frontline decided to create a podcast and enlisted the help of Jay Allison at Atlantic Public Media in developing it. Jay served as Senior Editor and producer/engineer for the first season. He continues as the Creative Advisor.

In 2018, Frontline was awarded a Gold Baton, the Alfred I. duPont-Columbia University Awards’ highest honor, the first one given in a decade. Among the documentaries singled out for this honor were the Frontline Dispatch episodes produced by Samantha Broun and Jay Allison in collaboration with Transom, found here.

Jay Allison on News Hour’s Brief but Spectacular