The 40th International Emmy Awards was held on November 19th at the New York Hilton, hosted by Regis Philbin. The International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced the winners, spanning 6 countries: Argentina, Australia, Brazil, France, Germany and The United Kingdom.
Two-time Academy Award & Emmy winner Jessica Lange presented The International Emmy Founders Award to Ryan Murphy, creator, writer and director of Glee, American Horror Story and Nip/Tuck. Murphy then presented the two special 40th anniversary Founders Awards to global television legends Alan Alda (M*A*S*H) and Norman Lear (All in The Family).
Musician/producer/entrepreneur J.Y. Park presented The International Emmy Directorate Award to Dr. Kim In-Kyu, President & CEO of KBS (Korean Broadcasting System), also President of the ABU (Asia-Pacific Broadcating Union) after a taped address by U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon.
Congratulations to the 2012 International Emmy Award Winners:
Arts Programming: Songs of War (Germany)
Best Performance by an Actor: Dario Grandinetti in Television x la Inclusion - Suelo Argentino (Argentina)
Best Performance by an Actress: Cristina Banegas in Television x la Inclusion - Sin Cobertura (Argentina)
Comedy: The Invisible Woman (Brazil)
Documentary: Terry Pratchett: Choosing to Die (UK)
Drama Series: Braquo season 2 (France)
Non-Scripted Entertainment: The Amazing Race Australia (Australia)
Telenovela: The Illusionist (Brazil)
TV Movie/Mini-Series: Black Mirror (UK)
Ryan Murphy presents 40th anniversary Founders Awards to Alan Alda and Norman Lear
Best Performance by an Actress: Cristina Banegas in Television x la Inclusion - Sin Cobertura, presented by Blue Bloods co-stars Donnie Wahlberg and Bridget Moynahan
Art Programming: Songs of War - Tristan Chytroschek (Director/Writer) and Susanne Mertens (Commissioning Editor) presented by Prerna Wanvari (middle)
Prerna Wanvari and Jessica Lange
Best Performance by an Actor: Dario Grandinetti in Television x la Inclusion - Suelo Argentino
Documentary: Terry Pratcher: Choosing to Die - Craig Hunter (Executive Producer) and Charlotte Moore (Commissioning Editor)
Non-Scripted Entertainment: The Amazing Race Australia
Comedy: The Invisible Woman - Claudio Torres (Producer/Writer) and Mauro Wilson (Writer) presented by Cheyenne Jacskon
Telenovela: The Illusionist - Mauro Mendonca Filho (Producer) and Geraldo Carneiro (Writer)
TV Movie/Mini-Series: Black Mirror - Annabel Jones (Executive Producer)
Above images by taken by Kim Weling / Sam Victor
at International Emmy Awards - Press Room
It's been another great year at the International Emmys! Click here to see coverage of the 39th International Emmy Awards.
- Kim Weling