Haluk Bilginer, Marina Gera take top acting honors at the International Emmys
Haluk Bilginer and Marina Gera won the top acting honors at the International Emmy Awards gala in New York on Monday night. Bilginer picked up the Best Performance by an Actor prize for his work in Turkey's Şahsiyet (Persona) and the Best Performance by an Actress statuette went to Gera for her role in Hungary's Örök Tél (Eternal Winter.)
The award for Best Arts Programming was presented to Dance or Die from the Netherlands and Britain'sThe Real Full Monty: Ladies' Night was named Best Non-Scripted Entertainment.
Falco won the Emmy for Best Non-English Language U.S. Primetime Program and Bellingcat -- Truth in a Post-Truth World from the Netherlands was deemed Best Documentary.
The International Emmys ceremony recognizes excellence in television produced outside the United States and U.S. series produced in languages other than English.
Crazy Rich Asians actor, Daily Show correspondent and stand-up comedian Ronny Chieng hosted the event, which was live-streamed online.
CNN's Christiane Amanpour was previously announced as the winner of the Directorate Award, while former Game of Thrones show-runners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss were earlier chosen to receive the Founders Award.