Jason Priestly to Host International Emmy Awards


Jason Priestly will host the 39th International Emmy Awards, the International Academy announced Monday. It is the second consecutive year Priestley will have hosted the ceremony. This year’s gala takes place Nov. 21 at the Hilton New York.

Additionally, Richard Parsons, Citigroup chairman and former chairman and CEO of Time Warner, and Good Wife star Archie Panjabi will present the International Emmy Directorate Award to Subhash Chandra, founder of ZEE TV India.

Presenters include: Brazilian actor Vladimir BrichtaJeff Hephner (Starz’ Boss); Edward Herrmann (Gilmore Girls); Rick Hoffmann (USA’s Suits); John Larroquette, Danny Pino (NBC’s Law & Order: Special Victims Unit), Kelly Rutherford, Jessica Szohr (CW’s Gossip Girl); Ally Sheedy, Blanca Soto (Univision’s Eva Luna) and Wendy Williams.