Broadchurch, the critically acclaimed series by Chris Chibnall, has been nominated for a Golden Nymphs for Best Mini-series at the 53rd Festival de Télévision de Monte-Carlo (Monte-Carlo Television Festival) 9-13th June. The programmes stars, David Tennant and Olivia Colman, were both expected to attend the gala event. However, Allocine Fr has confirmed today that David Tennant has canceled his scheduled appearance. Instead, Olivia Colman (DS Ellie Miller), Chris Chibnall the writer/executive producer and Jane Featherstone from Kudos will represent Broadchurch.
The award ceremony, held at Salle des Etoiles at the Monte-Carlo Sporting Club, occurs on 13th June at the close of the week long event H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco, the Honorary President of the Festival, will be present at the closing events.
Broadchurch is nominated in the Best Mini-series category for best mini-series. Other well known series nominated include Red Dwarf for best Comedy, Doctor Who and Downton Abbey for best Drama Series
The short list for all categories can found at the Festival De Television De Monte-Carlo’s website.