|48th International Emmy Awards|
|Date||November 23, 2020|
|Location||Hammerstein Ballroom, New York City|
|Hosted by||Richard Kind|
|Founders Award||Andrew Cuomo|
|Network||International Academy's website|
The 48th International Emmys Awards were streamed live on the International Academy's website on November 23, 2020 and celebrate excellence in International television.
The International Academy presented 1 Special Award and 12 Emmys across 11 categories, due to a tie in the Non-English Language U.S. Primetime category. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the awards were held virtually for the first time in the history of International Emmys.
The nominations were announced on September 24, 2020. There are 44 nominees across 11 categories and 20 countries. All of these programs were broadcast between January 1 and December 31, 2019; in accordance with the competition's eligibility period. Netflix led as nominations for the award, followed by HBO and Rede Globo.
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo received the International Emmy Founders Award in recognition of his leadership during the COVID-19 pandemic in New York.
|Best Actor||Best Actress|
|Best Drama Series||Best Comedy Series|
|Best TV Movie or Miniseries||Best Arts Programming|
|Best Documentary||Best Telenovela|
|Short-Form Series||Best Non-Scripted Entertainment|
|Best Non-English Language U.S. Primetime Program|