42nd International Emmy Awards

The 42nd International Emmy Awards took place November 24, 2014 in New York City at a Gala event attended by over 1000 international television professionals and hosted by British Comedian and writer Matt Lucas at the New York Hilton.[1]

42nd International Emmy Awards
Date
  • November 24, 2014 (2014-11-24)
LocationNew York Hilton Hotel
New York City, New York, U.S.
Hosted byMatt Lucas
Highlights
Founders AwardMatthew Weiner

SummaryEdit

Country Nominations Wins
United Kingdom 6 3
Brazil 5 1
United States 4 1
Argentina 3 0
Canada 3 1
Japan 3 0
Belgium 2 1
China 2 0
Germany 2 1
Netherlands 1 1
Sweden 1 1

CeremonyEdit

The award ceremony of the International Emmy Awards was held on the evening of November 24. This is an award for which competing series, miniseries and programs generally produced outside the US without American co-production. The winners were chosen by a panel of judges made up of professionals from different countries who apply to the function and are selected by the Academy. Disputed the prize productions who enrolled between December 2013 and February 2014.[2]

Featuring comedian Matt Lucas as the master of ceremonies, the event honored producer Matthew Weiner (Mad Men), who received the Emmy Founders Award delivered by actors John Slattery and Christina Hendricks.[3] Rupert Murdoch presented the International Emmy Directorate Award to Roberto Irineu Marinho, Chairman & CEO, Grupo Globo.[4]

Among the actors, Stephen Dillane won the award for Best Actor for The Tunnel, and Bianca Krijgsman took the award for Best Actress for the Dutch series De Nieuwe Wereld, in which she plays a woman who works in the immigration department, at the international airport.[5] The International Academy also recognizes US primetime programming produced 50% or more in non-English languages, with a new category added to the 2014 International Emmy Awards competition.[6]

Winners and nomineesEdit

Best Telenovela Best Drama Series
Best TV Movie or Miniseries Best Arts Programming
  • The Exhibition[10] - Canada (Ladybird Films)
    • El otro me importa - Argentina (Encuentro)
    • Picture Book: Touch, Feel, And Fragility - Japan (WOWOW)
    • The Wagner Files - Germany (SWR)
Best Comedy Series Best Documentary
Best Actor Best Actress
Best Non-English Language U.S. Primetime Program Best Non-Scripted Entertainment
  • Educating Yorkshire[16] - United Kingdom (Channel 4)
    • MasterChef - China (Dragon Television)
    • Missie Mosango - Belgium (Geronimo)
    • O Infiltrado - Brazil (History Channel Latin America)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Matt Lucas to host International Emmy Awards". BBC News. 24 October 2014. Retrieved November 28, 2014.
  2. ^ Furquim, Fernanda. "Vencedores do Emmy Internacional 2014". Revista Veja. Retrieved November 29, 2014.
  3. ^ "Matthew Weiner Seeks Emmy Recognition for 'Mad Men' Cast". Variety. Retrieved November 28, 2014.
  4. ^ "Roberto Irineu Marinho recebe Emmy de Personalidade Mundial da TV". Jornal Nacional. Retrieved November 28, 2014.
  5. ^ "International Emmys: UK's 'Utopia' Wins Best Drama; Belgium's 'What If' Takes Comedy (FULL LIST)". Variety. Retrieved November 29, 2014.
  6. ^ "2014 INTERNATIONAL EMMY® AWARDS WINNERS ANNOUNCED". iemmys.tv/. Archived from the original on February 3, 2015. Retrieved February 9, 2015.
  7. ^ "Joia Rara ganha Emmy Internacional". Jornal Hoje. Retrieved November 28, 2014.
  8. ^ "Utopia wins an International Emmy". The Telegraph. Retrieved November 28, 2014.
  9. ^ "Germany's 'Generation War' mini-series wins International Emmy". dw.de/. Retrieved November 28, 2014.
  10. ^ "Canadian documentary The Exhibition wins at International Emmy Awards". CBC News. Retrieved November 28, 2014.
  11. ^ "Belgium's What If? wins International Emmy Award". xpats.com/. Retrieved November 28, 2014.
  12. ^ "Frihet bakom galler vann en internationell Emmy". sfi.se/. Retrieved November 28, 2014.
  13. ^ "International Emmys: Dillane and Krijgsman pick up top prizes". The Guardian. Retrieved November 28, 2014.
  14. ^ "Nederlandse Bianca Krijgsman maakt kans op Emmy Award". nrc.nl/. Retrieved November 28, 2014.
  15. ^ "El Señor de los Cielos se lleva un Emmy". E!. Retrieved November 28, 2014.
  16. ^ "International Emmy awards 2014: Educating Yorkshire and Utopia tipped for global remakes after winning prestigious TV gongs". The Independent. Retrieved November 28, 2014.

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