Simon Cowell to receive special Emmy

London: Simon Cowell will be conferred with a special prize at 38th International Emmy Awards.

Cowell will be presented with the International Emmy Founders Award for his work on various TV talent shows, including "American Idol" and "America`s Got Talent", reports femalefirst.co.uk.

Jason Priestley will host the ceremony in New York on Nov 22.

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