40th International Emmy Awards
Promotional poster
Date
  • November 19, 2012 (2012-11-19)
LocationNew York Hilton Hotel
New York City, New York, U.S.
Hosted byRegis Philbin
Highlights
Founders AwardRyan Murphy
Television/radio coverage
NetworkMGM (Portugal)

The 40th International Emmy Awards took place on November 19, 2012, at the Hilton Hotel in New York City, United States. The ceremony, hosted by Regis Philbin, also presented a special Founders Award to Ryan Murphy, Alan Alda and Norman Lear. The Directorate Award was presented to Kim In-Kyu, president and CEO of Korean Broadcasting System.[1][2]

A special issue on the 40th edition of the awards aired on December 9, 2012 by MGM Portugal.[3]

Ceremony

Regis Philbin (above) host and Jessica Lange (below) one of the presenters of the International Emmys.

The nominees for the 40th International Emmy Awards were announced by International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences on 8 October 2012, at a press conference in Mipcom, Cannes.[4]

In all, 38 finalists were selected from 15 countries who competed in the awards in 9 categories. Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, China, Denmark, France, Germany, Japan, Norway, Portugal, Singapore, South Korea, Spain and the UK were the finalists of the 40th International Emmy, who received 1,100 entries, analyzed by jurors of 67 countries.

In celebration of the International Emmys 40th anniversary, the International Academy paid tribute to Alan Alda and Norman Lear with Special Founders Awards.[5] Also, the 2012 International Emmy Founders Award was presented to producer/writer Ryan Murphy, Co-creator & Executive Producer of Glee[6] while the 2012 International Emmy Directorate Award was presented to Dr. Kim In-Kyu, President & CEO of KBS, also President of the ABU.[7]

Presenters

The following individuals, listed in order of appearance, presented awards.[8]

Name(s) Role
Regis Philbin Host from 40th annual International Emmy Awards[9]
Prerna Wanvari Presenter of the award for Arts Programming
Kelly Rutherford
Matthew Settle
Presenters of the award for Best Actor
Bridget Moynahan
Donnie Wahlberg
Presenters of the award for Best Actress
Cheyenne Jackson Presenter of the award for Best Comedy Series
Pat Mitchell Presenter of the award for Best Documentary
Joachim Winterscheidt
Klaas Heufer-Umlauf
Presenters of the award for Best Drama Series
Rachael Taylor Presenter of the award for Best Non-Scripted Entertainment
Jeffrey Tambor Presenter of the award for Best Telenovela
Edith González
Marcelo Serrado
Presenters of the award for Best TV movie or Mini-Series
Jessica Lange Presenter of the award for Emmy Founders Award
Ryan Murphy Presenter of the award for 40th anniversary Founders Awards
Park Jin-young Presenter of the award for Emmy Directorate Award

Winners and nominees

Best Telenovela Best Drama Series
Best TV Movie or Miniseries Best Arts Programming
Best Comedy Series Best Documentary
Best Actor Best Actress
Best Non-Scripted Entertainment

References

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  3. ^ "MGM Portugal exibe um especial sobre os International Emmy". atelevisao.com/. 26 November 2012. Retrieved 7 July 2015.
  4. ^ "40TH INTERNATIONAL EMMY® AWARDS NOMINEES ANNOUNCED". iemmys.tv/. October 8, 2012. Archived from the original on October 28, 2014. Retrieved December 1, 2014.
  5. ^ "40th International Emmys honor Alan Alda, Norman Lear". CBS News. November 20, 2012. Retrieved December 1, 2014.
  6. ^ "'Glee' Producer Ryan Murphy To Receive International Emmy Founders Award". deadline.com/. July 30, 2012. Retrieved December 1, 2014.
  7. ^ "KBS' Kim In-kyu to receive International Emmy". Variety. 4 June 2012. Retrieved 28 October 2014.
  8. ^ "JESSICA LANGE TO PRESENT RYAN MURPHY WITH 2012 INTERNATIONAL EMMY® FOUNDERS AWARD AT 40TH INTERNATIONAL EMMY AWARDS". International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. Archived from the original on 10 June 2015. Retrieved 6 June 2015.
  9. ^ "REGIS PHILBIN TO HOST 40TH INTERNATIONAL EMMY® AWARDS". International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. Archived from the original on 20 December 2014. Retrieved 6 June 2015.
  10. ^ "A Mulher Invisível e O Astro ganham o Emmy Internacional". Jornal Nacional. November 20, 2012.
  11. ^ "Braquo Wins Int'l Emmy Award". frenchculture.org/. November 30, 2012.
  12. ^ "Black Mirror and Pratchett film win International Emmys". BBC News. November 20, 2012.
  13. ^ "Terry Pratchett's 'Choosing To Die' documentary scoops International Emmy". The Independent. November 20, 2012.
  14. ^ "Cristina Banegas y Darío Grandinetti, ganadores en los Emmy". La Nación. November 20, 2012.
  15. ^ "THE AMAZING RACE AUSTRALIA WINS INTERNATIONAL EMMY AWARD". Yahoo!. November 22, 2012.