44th International Emmy Awards
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Promotional poster
DateNovember 21, 2016
LocationNew York Hilton Midtown,
New York City
Hosted byAlan Cumming
Founders AwardShonda Rhimes
Television/radio coverage

The 44th International Emmy Awards took place in November 21, 2016 at the Hilton New York, in New York City. The ceremony was hosted by actor Alan Cumming.[1]

This year, forty nominations from fifteen countries competed for the award across ten categories. Considered the most prominent event in the international television industry, the International Emmy Awards recognizes excellence in television produced outside the United States, as well as US Primetime programs produced in languages other than English.

Ten programming and performance Emmys and two Special Awards were presented by a cast of celebrity presenters including Damian Lewis, Christina Ricci, Tony Goldwyn and Birgitte Hjort Sørensen.


Country Nominations Wins
Brazil 7 1
United Kingdom 6 3[2]
Germany 5 3[3]
United States 4 1[4]
Canada 3 0
South Korea 3 0
Argentina 2 0
France 2 0
Philippines 2 0
Sweden 1 1
Japan 1 1[5]

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-English Language U.S. Primetime Program Best Non-Scripted Entertainment


  1. ^ "'Good Wife' Star Alan Cumming to Host International Emmys". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved August 18, 2016.
  2. ^ Britain, Germany each win 3 International Emmys
  3. ^ International Emmys: ‘Deutschland 83’ Wins for Drama, Dustin Hoffman for ‘Esio Trot’
  4. ^ Mini-series based on Pope's life wins International Emmy
  5. ^ Séries de televisão alemãs em destaque nos Emmy Internacionais