2022 Canadian Screen Awards.

2022 Best Host, Web Program or Series

Saara Chaudry


Covid-19 caused the shutdown of schools, services and life as kids knew it. Committed to trustworthy journalism from a kids’ perspective, CBC Kids News and host Saara Chaudry shot a series of videos safely from Chaudry’s own home, directly addressing questions from kids about coronavirus. Today Chaudry has hosted 18 of the 30+ episodes, CBC Kids News producers and Chaudry continue to provide factual and clear explanations about the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic.

CBC Kids News COVID Explainer

Episode Synopsis:

Saara Chaudry

Production Company:

CBC Kids