45th International Emmy Awards
DateNovember 20, 2017
LocationNew York Hilton Midtown,
New York City
Hosted byMaz Jobrani[1]
Directorate AwardEmilio Azcárraga Jean
Television/radio coverage
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The 45th International Emmy Awards took place on November 20, 2017, at the New York Hilton Midtown in New York City and was hosted by Iranian-American comedian and actor Maz Jobrani. 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.[2][3]


Country Nominations Wins
Brazil 9 0
United Kingdom 6 4
Japan 5 0
United States 4 1
France 3 1
Canada 3 1
Germany 2 1
Belgium 2 1
Turkey 1 1
Norway 1 1


Nominations for the 45th International Emmy Awards were announced on September 27, 2017, by the International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (IATAS). There are 44 Nominees across 11 categories and 18 countries. Nominees come from: Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Colombia, France, Germany, Japan, Mexico, the Netherlands, Norway, Philippines, South Africa, Thailand, Turkey, the United Kingdom, and the United States.

In addition to the presentation of the International Emmys for programming and performances, the International Academy presented one special award. Emilio Azcárraga Jean, chairman of the board, President and CEO of Grupo Televisa, the world's largest Spanish-language content provider and Mexico's largest broadcaster and pay television provider, received the Directorate Award.[4]

Winners and nominees

Best Telenovela Best Drama Series
Best TV Movie or Miniseries Best Arts Programming
Best Comedy Series Best Documentary
  • Exodus: Our Journey to Europe ( United Kingdom) (KEO Films/BBC 2)
    • Tempestad ( Mexico) (Pimienta Films/Cactus Films/Terminal Films)
    • Le Studio de la Terreur ( France) (Capa Presse/Canal+/Creative Europe)
    • The Phone of the Wind: Whispers to Lost Families ( Japan) (NHK)
Best Actor Best Actress
Short-Form Series Best Non-Scripted Entertainment
Best Non-English Language U.S. Primetime Program


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