The International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced the winners of the 43rd International Emmy Awards at a gala event on Monday, November 23. Over 1,000 guests in the international television industry were present at the event, hosted by Egyptian comedian Bassem Youssef at the New York Hilton. Two Special Awards and 10 Emmy statues were presented by the International Academy during the evening. French programs led the night, winning three Emmys in the Arts Programming, Drama Series and TV Movie/Mini-series categories. Brazilian programs won two Emmys in the Comedy and Telenovela categories.