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‘Black Mirror’ Star Rafe Spall Among International Emmy Award Nominees

Black Mirror” actor Rafe Spall is among the nominees for this year’s International Emmy Awards.

Spall is up for the “White Christmas” holiday episode of the spooky British anthology series, which airs on Channel 4 and has been picked up for fresh episodes by Netflix. “White Christmas” also featured “Mad Men” star Jon Hamm.

In all, the nominees in 10 categories span 19 countries across Europe, the U.K., Asia, Latin America and the Middle East. The awards recognize programming that airs outside of the U.S. as well as U.S. programs produced in languages other than English.

“Downton Abbey” creator Julian Fellowes will receive the International TV Academy’s Founders Award at the gala ceremony in New York on Nov. 23. HBO chairman-CEO Richard Plepler will be feted with the Directorate Award.

Here is a complete list of nominees:

Arts Programming

Buenaventura No Me Dejes Mas
(Buenaventura, Don’t Leave Me)
Caracol Televisión / Laberinto Cine y Televisión
Colombia

Illustre & Inconnu:
Comment Jacques Jaujard a Sauvé le Louvre
(The Man Who Saved the Louvre)
Ladybird Films
France

Messiah at the Foundling Hospital
Reef Television Ltd
United Kingdom

Trial of Chunhyyang – A Girl Prosecuted by Feudalism
KBS
South Korea

Best Performance by an Actor

Engin Akyurek
in Kara Para Ask (Black Money Love)
Ay Yapim
Turkey

Emilio de Mello
in Psi (Psy)
HBO Latin America
Brazil

Maarten Heijmans
in Ramses
De Familie Film & TV
Netherlands

Rafe Spall
in Black Mirror White Christmas
House of Tomorrow / Endemol Worldwide Distribution
United Kingdom
Best Performance by an Actress

Anneke von der Lippe
in Øyevitne (Eyewitness)
NRK / SVT / DR / YLE Fem / Nordvision Fund.
Norway

Fernanda Montenegro
in Doce de Mãe
Globo TV
Brazil

Sheridan Smith
in Cilla
ITV Studios/GroupM Entertainment
United Kingdom

Comedy

Doce de Mae (Sweet Mother)
Globo TV
Brazil

Fais Pas Ci, Fais Pas Ca
(Don’t Do This, Don’t Do That)
Elephant Story / France 2 / AB Distribution
France

Familia en Venta
Fox International Channels / Fox Telecolombia
Colombia

Puppet Nation ZA
Both Worlds
South Africa

Sensitive Skin
Rhombus Media / Baby Cow Productions / Bell Media’s The Movie Network / Corus Entertainment’s Movie Central / Tricon Films & Television Canada / Media Fund (CMF) / Rogers Cable Network Fund
Canada

Documentary

Africa’s Wild West – Stallions of the Namib Desert
Interspot Film / ORF / ARTE / NDR / ORF-Enterprise
Austria

Antes de que Nos Olviden (Before We Are Forgotten)
HBO Latin America
Mexico

Growing Up Down’s
Maverick Television & Dartmouth Films
United Kingdom

Miners Shot Down
Uhuru Productions
South Africa

Drama Series

Engrenages (Spiral)
Son et Lumiere / Canal+ Creation originale
France

MOZU Season 1 – Night Cry of the MOZU
TBS Television / WOWOW / ROBOT
Japan

My Mad Fat Diary
Tiger Aspect Productions / Drama Republic
United Kingdom

Psi (Psy)
HBO Latin America
Brazil

Non-English U.S. Primetime Program

Arrepentidos U.S. – El Infierno de Montoya
National Geographic Channel / Fox Telecolombia
United States of America

El Mejor de los Peores
Fox International Channels / Fox Toma 1
United States of America

Narco Tec
Mazdoc / Zodiak Latino / Univision
United States of America

La Voz Kids
Talpa Media USA, Inc., Warner Horizon Television
United States of America

Non-Scripted Entertainment

50 Ways to Kill your Mammy
Burning Bright Productions / Brown Bread Productions
United Kingdom

Barones de la Cerveza
National Geographic Channel Latin America / Nippur Media
Argentina

Flying Doctors
Geronimo
Belgium

Master Chef South Africa
Quizzical Pictures / Lucky Bean Media
South Africa

Telenovela

Ciega a Citas (Date Blind)
Dori Media International / Rosstoc / Mediaset Espana / Big Bang Media / Cuatro
Spain

Império (Empire)
Globo TV
Brazil

Jikulumessu
Semba Comunicação
Angola

Mulheres (Women)
Plural Entertainment Portugal
Portugal

TV Movie/Mini-Series

La Celebración
Underground Producciones
Argentina

Common
LA Productions
United Kingdom

Soldat Blanc (White Soldier)
Breakout Films / Canal+ Creation originale
France

Storytelling of Hostages
WOWOW / Twins Japan
Japan

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