The 60th Anniversary of the Monte-Carlo Television Festival took place 18-22 June 2021 in stunning locations across the Principality. VIP guests from around the world convened to celebrate the best in global fiction and news programming. Among the highlights at the Grimaldi Forum was the presentation of the Honorary Golden Nymph by Honorary President H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco to American film and TV writer, director and producer Darren Star, best known for creating television successes such as Beverly Hills 90210, Sex & The City and Emily in Paris. Uniquely a South African film was chosen to open the Festival with the worldwide premiere of high-end crime thriller Reyka.
The Golden Nymph Awards and a special presentation of the Crystal Nymph Award to Tchéky Karyo, followed by a Gala Dinner in the Salle Des Etoiles at the Sporting Monte-Carlo concluded the spectacular event.