Sid Lucero loses to British actor Bob Hoskins at International Emmy Awards 2010

Filipino actor Sid Lucero failed to win as Best Actor at the 38th International Emmy Awards held last night, November 22, 2010, at the Hilton New York Hotel.

He lost the award to 68-year-old British actor Bob Hoskins, who was already a Golden Globe winner and an Oscar nominee.

Sid, who travelled to New York for the event, was nominated for his role in ABS-CBN's "Dahil May Isang Ikaw", which was also competing for the Best Telenovela award but it also lost to Portugal's "My Love".

The 29-year-old actor was the 3rd Filipino and the first Filipino actor to score an acting nod at Int'l Emmy nomination and that alone makes him a winner.

He shared on Twitter that he got the chance to shake hands with American Idol ex-judge Simon Cowell, who was there to receive the International Emmy Founders Award.

There were 10 awards at stake in the said event and half of them were won by the United Kingdom while the rest was won by Romania, Israel, South Korea, Argentina and Portugal.

Brazil had 5 nods but won nothing.

Check out the winners:

Arts & Programming - "The Word According to Ion B" (Romania)

Best Performance by an Actor - Bob Hoskins "The Street" (UK)

Best Performance by an Actress - Helena Bonham Carter "Enid" (UK)

Children & Young People - "Shaun the Sheep" (UK)

Comedy - "Traffic Light" (Israel)

Documentary - "Mom and the Red Bean Cake" (South Korea)

Drama - "The Street" (UK)

Non-Scripted Entertainment - "CQC" (Argentina)

Telenovela - "My Love" (Portugal)

TV Movie / Mini-Series - "Small Island" (UK)

About M.I.

Mykiru is an entertainment blogger, having been named as one of the Top 10 Pinoy Showbiz Resources in the Philippines. For a decade now, has been delivering the latest, the hottest and most trending issues in the country.

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