‘F**ks Given’, the sex and relationships podcast hosted by Moxie talent ComeCurious and produced by Studio71 UK won Bronze at the annual British Podcast Awards. The podcast which launched in late 2018, was nominated as one of six podcasts in the ‘Best Sex & Relationships’ category and won third place after ‘Brown Girls Do It Too’ and ‘Masala’ podcast.
‘F**ks Given’ was created to help debunk the mystery and myth of sex and encourage listeners to be more informed around sex, sexuality, gender, preference. It has won support from a variety of publishers from Stylist, Dazed, The Metro, VICE and Refinery29.
Studio71 was also nominated for a second award, for ‘Best Network’, alongside The Guardian, The Athletic and Somethin’ Else, the latter of whom scooped Gold place in the category as well as winning big for ‘Podcast of the Year’.
The British Podcast Awards was launched in 2017 in partnership with acast to commend the best podcasts from the UK. The awards celebrate podcasts in comedy, business, current affairs, family and more, as well as live and branded episodes and more. Podcast’ Shagged, Married, Annoyed’ took home the mighty Listener’s Choice Award, while ‘Tunnel 29′ won Moment of the Year and Renay Richardson was named as this year’s Podcast Champion.
This year’s ceremony was streamed online with nominees linked via Zoom calls. Many famous broadcasters helped reveal the nominees, including Claudia Winkleman, Chris Moyles, Jon Ronson, Fearne Cotton and Annie Mac as well as previous award winners including George the Poet.
More information, including the full winners’ list, can be found here. ‘F**ks Given’ presented by ComeCurious can be streamed via acast, Spotify, iTunes and all good streaming platforms.