Anne Husted

Series Publicity Manager

Anne (Annie) Husted serves as FRONTLINE’s primary press and communications contact, overseeing traditional publicity efforts and media relations for the series. A member of FRONTLINE’s audience engagement team, Annie works closely with FRONTLINE’s producers to ensure that FRONTLINE’s journalism is seen, read and heard by existing and new audiences. Managing both internal and external communications for the series, Annie has worked on the promotional rollout of over 80 documentaries in her time at FRONTLINE. Annie joined the series as a summer intern in 2014 and was then brought on part time as the series’ communications assistant, and then as the series’ audience engagement specialist.

Annie graduated Magna Cum Laude from the College of Communication at Boston University with a Bachelor of Science in Communication, concentrating in Public Relations. While studying at Boston University, she wrote briefly for The Daily Free Press and was writer and editor for Her Campus.


Boston, MA

Acclaimed Documentary “A Thousand Cuts” to Premiere on FRONTLINE (PBS) Jan. 8, Chronicling Journalist Maria Ressa’s Fight for Press Freedom in the Philippines
On January 8, 2021, FRONTLINE (PBS) will present the U.S. broadcast premiere of "A Thousand Cuts," the 2020 Sundance Film Festival documentary about the crackdown on the press in the Philippines.
January 4, 2021
Three FRONTLINE Documentaries Named 2021 duPont-Columbia Award Finalists
Three FRONTLINE documentaries — "Amazon Empire: The Rise and Reign of Jeff Bezos," "The Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia" and "For Sama" — have been named 2021 duPont-Columbia University Awards finalists.
November 12, 2020
FRONTLINE (PBS) Wins Four News & Documentary Emmy Awards
FRONTLINE has been honored with four 2020 News & Documentary Emmy Awards.
September 23, 2020
Spanish-Language Version of FRONTLINE’s "Love, Life & the Virus" to air on Univision
A Spanish-language version of FRONTLINE's "Love, Life & the Virus" will air on Univision's newsmagazine program "Aquí y Ahora" on Sun., Aug. 16 at 7/6c, and will stream on FRONTLINE's platforms in the following days.
August 12, 2020
FRONTLINE’s “The Choice 2020: Trump vs. Biden” Premieres Sept. 22 on PBS
The newest installment of FRONTLINE’s acclaimed election-year tradition tells the story of a deeply divided nation through the lives of the two men who want to lead it.
August 7, 2020
FRONTLINE Nominated for 15 Emmy Awards
FRONTLINE has been honored with 15 News & Documentary Emmy Award nominations.
August 6, 2020
Chronicling the Current War on Press Freedom in the Philippines, “A THOUSAND CUTS” The New Documentary from Filmmaker Ramona S. Diaz Opens in Theaters and Virtual Cinemas Nationwide on August 7
FRONTLINE (PBS) and PBS Distribution announced that the acclaimed documentary A THOUSAND CUTS will theatrically release in theaters and virtual cinemas nationwide on August 7, 2020.  The theatrical trailer and poster were also unveiled today. 
July 13, 2020
FRONTLINE Wins Series’ First Critics Choice Real TV Award
FRONTLINE (PBS) has been honored with the Critics Choice Real TV Award for "Best Ongoing Series."
June 29, 2020
FRONTLINE has acquired "A Thousand Cuts" — a new film that offers an inside look at the key players in the escalating war between press and government in the Philippines.
June 11, 2020
FRONTLINE Honored with Two Peabody Awards
FRONTLINE has been honored with two 2020 Peabody Awards – recognizing the series with both this year’s prestigious Institutional Peabody Award, and for its 2019 film "For Sama."
June 10, 2020
FRONTLINE/Columbia Journalism School Announces 2020 Fellows
This Fall, FRONTLINE (PBS) will welcome its newest class of FRONTLINE/Columbia Journalism School Fellows: Lila Hassan and Dan Glaun.
June 5, 2020
FRONTLINE's "For Sama" Wins 2020 Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Awards
"For Sama" has been honored with both a 2020 Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award in the International TV category, and the John Seigenthaler Prize for Courage in Reporting.
June 4, 2020