The Monte-Carlo Television Festival was established in 1961 by Prince Rainier III of Monaco, who wished to recognize television as a means of bringing cultures together while enhancing their respective knowledge. The festival gained immediate interest where many notable celebrities have sat on the juries over the years, thereby bringing international recognition to the best of television. H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco has been the President of the festival since 1988.
Soaps.com would like to congratulate The Bold and the Beautiful on this special award and wish them luck at the Daytime Emmys, where they have already won for Outstanding Achievement in Multiple Camera Editing for a Drama at the Creative Arts and Entertainment Awards on June 13th!