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Monte Carlo TV Festival: Nominees, Jurors and Star Guests Mingle on Riviera

Monte Carlo TV Festival: Nominees, Jurors and Star Guests Mingle on Riviera

The Monte Carlo Television Festival drew to a close Tuesday with “Escape at Dannemora” winning the Golden Nymph in the limited series and TV movie section, and “My Brilliant Friend” winning best drama series. “The festival is testament to the fact that as the industry adapts and evolves with the times, good storytelling never goes out of fashion,” Laurent Puons, the fest’s CEO, said.

The previous evening Puons welcomed nominees, members of the competition juries and star guests to the Golden Nymph Nominees Party, sponsored by Variety, a lavish celebration of the nominated shows at the Monte Carlo Bay Hotel. Among the guests were Patricia Arquette, who the following day received the best actress award for “Escape at Dannemora,” Eric McCormack, one of the stars of “Will & Grace,” British actor Ricky Whittle, star of “American Gods,” and German actor Tom Wlaschiha, who played Jaqen H’ghar in “Game of Thrones

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