44th International Emmy Awards
Promotional poster
DateNovember 21, 2016
LocationNew York Hilton Midtown,
New York City
Hosted byAlan Cumming
Founders AwardShonda Rhimes
Television/radio coverage
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The 44th International Emmy Awards took place on November 21, 2016, in New York City and was hosted by actor Alan Cumming. The award ceremony, presented by the International Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (IATAS), honors all TV programming produced and originally aired outside the United States.[1]


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]


Nominations for the 44th International Emmy Awards were announced on September 26, 2016, by the International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (IATAS). There are 40 Nominees across 10 categories and 15 countries. Nominees come from Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Colombia, France, Germany, Japan, Philippines, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Sweden, United Kingdom, United Arab Emirates and the United States.

In addition to the presentation of the International Emmys for programming and performances, the International Academy presented two special awards. Shonda Rhimes received the Founders Award, and Maria Rørbye Rønn of the Danish Broadcasting Corporation received the Directorate Award.[6]

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. 15 August 2016. 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
  6. ^ "2016 INTERNATIONAL EMMY® AWARD NOMINEES SPAN 15 COUNTRIES". International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.