UNDER THE HONORARY PRESIDENCY OF H.S.H. PRINCE ALBERT II OF MONACO

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55th MONTE-CARLO TELEVISION FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES WINNERS OF THE PRESTIGIOUS GOLDEN NYMPH AWARDS

***UNDER STRICT EMBARGO UNTIL 9 PM CET, 18 JUNE 2015***

MONTE-CARLO, 18 June – Winners of the prestigious Golden Nymph Awards were announced this evening at the 55th Monte-Carlo Television Festival.  Golden Nymphs covering a range of categories from television films, mini-series, drama and comedy series and news documentaries as well as a number of accolades including the International TV Audience Award; the Prince Rainier III Special Prize were presented during the star-studded Awards Ceremony at the Grimaldi Forum. 

This evening, H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco was joined on the red carpet by many leading US and international celebrities including an array of talent from hit television series such as The Missing, 1864, Anzac Girls, Bankerot, Secrets & Lies, Lilyhammer 3, Welcome to Sweden, Love Child, Marvellous, The Bold & the Beautiful, The Night Shift, How I Met Your Mother, Vampire Diaries, Vikings, Empire, Texas Rising, 12 Monkeys, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Grimm, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, NCIS, NCIS: New Orleans, Agent Carter, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Criminal Minds, Grey’s Anatomy, How to Get Away With Murder, Aquarius and Rectify.

Also, in celebration of the Festival’s 55th anniversary edition, stars from iconic television series attended the event including Stefanie Powers (Hart to Hart), Lindsay Wagner (The Bionic Woman), Lee Majors (The Six Million Dollar Man), Antonio Fargas (Starsky & Hutch) and Stepfanie Kramer (Hunter).

Laurent Puons, CEO of the Monte-Carlo Television Festival, said “The 55th edition of the Monte-Carlo Television Festival has surpassed all our expectations. We are delighted to have been the catalyst which has brought together so many people from across the entertainment business to meet and celebrate the wide range of programming content of today and many of the much-loved shows of the past. I would particularly like to thank our esteemed jury members who have worked very hard this week to select the Golden Nymph Award winners from the extremely high level of entries from around the world. I congratulate all those who have been presented with the Golden Nymph this evening. Finally I would also like to thank our many sponsors and, of course, all the Festival fans for their contribution to this special event."

Other highlights of the 55th Monte-Carlo Television Festival included the Content & Multimedia Experience; a number of premiere screenings; personal appearances and autograph and selfie sessions as well as glamorous receptions, all of which contribute to the magical atmosphere of Monaco.
 
This year more than 250 journalists from around the world were present to cover this unique international television festival attended by the creative forces of the industry.

Complete list of Golden Nymph award winners

Visit www.tvfestival.com at 9pm CET for full background details on tonight’s event. To obtain photography, click here for a full list of accredited photo agencies and contacts.

Press Contact: press@tvfestival.com


About the Monte-Carlo
Television Festival

Held in the principality of Monaco for more than 50 years, the Monte-Carlo Television Festival has an exceptional history of celebrating the best in global television programming.

Launched by Prince Rainier III in 1961, the Festival’s primary objective was to recognise television as an outstanding means of bringing cultures together and enhancing their respective knowledge. This objective is reflected in every aspect of the Festival’s history, as a host of renowned celebrities and industry leaders have travelled to Monaco from all over the world to participate in the event.   

The Monte-Carlo Television Festival is now a key annual event in the television industry calendar, attracting a host of acting and creative talent from around the world.  The event also hosts an extensive publicity programme within the prestigious Grimaldi Forum, which sees more than 3,000 press interviews taking place. Attended by more than 300 international print, online, radio and TV journalists, it generates press attention and coverage around the globe. 

From the Opening Ceremony to the Golden Nymph Awards Ceremony, an array of premiere screenings, receptions and parties take place throughout the Festival.

 


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