Television

"Soap" to be added as a category at Festival Rose d’Or

CANNES: It’s international TV awards announcement time at the Palais de Festivals in Mipcom. After the iemmys, now it is the turn of the Festival Rose d’Or, which is being held this year in Lucerne in Switzerland.

Rose D’Or CEO Georges Luks announced that a new category "Soap" was being added to the seven existing ones, comedy, sitcom, variety, game show, reality show, music and arts and specials.

The shows apart, even artistes are being recognised revealed Luks. “There will be awards for best female and male comedian, best sitcom actor and actress, best soap actor and actress, and best game show host,” he said. Each of the winners will be awarded a Golden Rose.

He added that he was confident that the new categories will have an impact on the public interest in the Festival D’Or. "We have been getting positive feedback for the changes we have made as the Rose d’Or evolves," he pointed out.

For the first time in its 43 year old history, the Festival, which will be held from 13 April 2004 to 18 April, is being held in Lucerne, in the heart of Switzerland.

He disclosed that high class comedy and music events have been lined up during the festival. An International Entertainment Summit has been planned for 17 April to be attended by global high power figures from media, finance, politics and science.

The organisation is organising a Trendsetting day in cooperation with SBS, the second largest private broadcaster in Switzerland. A competition for TV formats will be held whereby entrants can make live presentations of formats on paper. The winner will be given the Rose d’Or Brainstation of the Year Award. Two panels, How to pitch a concept to a broadcaster and Current Television Trends in TV programming will be held on the Trendsetting day. It has partnered with the United Nations to host the Bal De La Rose d’Or will follow the awards gala on 17 April.

Latest Reads

http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/04/24/Shemaroo.jpg?itok=oorBIbjg
Shemaroo Entertainment announces two new appointments

MUMBAI: In an order to strengthen its leadership team, Shemaroo Entertainment has announced two new appointments. Vivek Koka has been appointed as Assistant Vice President for the New Business Development division and Rajesh Kathuria as Assistant Vice President for the IT division. 

Television TV Channels People
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/04/24/APOS.jpg?itok=LaDmVv_P
Countdown begins for APOS 2018

BALI: And so it’s time for another Asia Pacific Operators Summit (APOS) in Bali’s now famed Ayana Resort. The team at Singapore-based Media Partners Asia has drawn up another power-packed three days with the main opening Disney-backed reception planned for 24 April evening.

Television TV Channels People
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/04/24/Kalanithi_Maran.jpg?itok=vIx1yQuR
Kalanithi Maran, Sun TV: the evolution

BALI: In the late eighties, a scrawny young man returned to India from the US having completed his MBA from the University of Scranton. He had lights in his eyes, fascinated as he had become by television in the US during his management freshman and graduation days.

Television TV Channels People
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/04/23/SANGEET_0.jpg?itok=BmSSammq
SANGEET BANGLA PROMISES A SUPER WEEKEND WITH ITS SUPER SUNDAY SEGMENT

Kolkata: Sangeet Bangla, the no.1 Bengali Music Channel, predominantly ruling Eastern India, have started a new segment called "SB Super Sunday" from 11th March. The main aim is to give audience a perfect end to their week.  In the first week, it started off with the quintessential combination of...

Television TV Channels Music and Youth
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/04/24/lofo2.jpg?itok=6jK_TSsG
ONE WEEK TO GO! Top gongs up for grabs at IRAA Awards 2018 as nominations close on 30th April

Honouring excellence in the domain of music recording and production is the 12th Edition of the glorious Indian Recording Arts Academy Awards (IRAA). The IRAA Awards which recognizes work of distinction and exceptional achievements in the field of Sound Recording and Music Production, has achieved...

Television TV Channels Music and Youth
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/04/23/rishi.jpg?itok=90oICcfs
Exclusive political debate with Chief Minister creates huge media buzz at Lokmat Maharashtrian of the Year Awards 2018

Mumbai: Lokmat, Maharashtra’s and Pune’s Number 1 newspaper, hosted the 5th edition of its highest platform of recognition - ‘UPL presents Lokmat Maharashtrian of the year Awards 2018 powered by Money Trade Coin Group. This initiative by Lokmat honored the most exceptional work done by individuals...

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/04/23/9XO.jpg?itok=JHJv1vFF
9XO celebrates 6th Anniversary with 9XO Super 6

MUMBAI: 9XO the international music channel by 9X Media celebrates the 6th glorious year with new and innovative shows specially curated for their viewers. Starting April 23rd 2018 the anniversary celebrations will continue till April 27th 2018. With Instagram being the language of the millennial’...

Television TV Channels Music and Youth
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/04/23/Untitled-2.jpg?itok=fgSvDNc4
Mayavi Maling: A never-seen-before fantasy world on Indian television

Mumbai: The spectacular promo of the VFX extravaganza, Mayavi Maling, has sparked great curiosity amongst the audience and garnered immense appreciation. The grandeur of the show promises to capture everyone’s imagination and transport the audience to a fantasy world. Its compelling storyline...

Television TV Channels GECs
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/04/23/jonty.jpg?itok=2WisYca8
Watch, Play & Win a chance to watch your favourite sports stars LIVE with 'MNX Super League' daily at 11 pm

Mumbai: The captivating sporting spirit of the cricket season is garnering eyeballs amongst viewers in India. ‘MNX Super League’ weeknights at 11 PM on MNX brings the best of sports and films with an aim to up the entertainment quotient.  Offering its viewers their favourite movies, MNX, the new...

Television TV Channels Movie Channels

Latest News

Load More

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories