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24th Nov 2015

Baz Ashmawy and his mammy have only gone and won an International Emmy


Paddy McKenna

Baz Ashmawy

What a victory!

Baz Ashmawy and his mammy Nancy have won the Best Non-Scripted Entertainment prize at the International Emmy Awards in New York this morning.

50 Ways To Kill Your Mammy, which has just finished its season 2 run, follows the exploits of Baz and Nancy as they travel across the world taking on extreme sports and death-defying stunts.

The production team for the show were present at the Hilton, New York for the 43rd International Emmy Awards.

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 23: Award Winners for Non-Scripted Entertainment for "50 Ways To Kill Your Mammy" including Baz Ashmawy, Executive Producer and Nancy Ashmawy, Principal Cast celebrate with Presenters Holly Taylor (R) and Joel Benoliel (L) at 43rd International Emmy Awards at New York Hilton on November 23, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images)

Sky previously won an International Emmy Award with Irish talent for Moone Boy which was Best Comedy in 2013.

Meanwhile, Baz was busy before the Emmys highlighting HIV Testing Week, a Europe-wide initiative that runs from November 20-27.

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