British talent dominated this year’s Emmys in New York. Simon Cowell picked up the Founders Award for his work on various TV talent shows and his charity fund-raising. Bob Hoskins won the Best Actor Award for his role in BBC drama, The Street. The series also won a gong for Best Drama Series. Helena Bonham-Carter won Best Actress for the title role of Enid.
Portugal won its first ever Emmy for telenova “My Love” a story about the aftermath of a plane crash.