Benedict Cumberbatch as Sherlock Holmes in 221b Baker Street

Sherlock nominated at this year’s Monte Carlo TV Festival

16 Apr 2014

Hartswood Films’ Sherlock and leading actor Benedict Cumberbatch have been nominated in the Best Television Films and Outstanding Actor categories at this year’s Monte Carlo Television Festival.

Now in its 54th year, the Festival brings together and rewards – with a Golden Nymph or a selection of Special Awards – the best of worldwide television programming and actors.

Sherlock sees competition from Welsh drama Y Gwyll, Battlefield Tokyo from Japanese broadcaster NHK, Germany’s Pass Gut Auf Ihn Auf, French drama Le Silence Des Eglises and Die Ausloschung from Austrian broadcaster ORF.

The Festival takes place from 7-11 June at the Grimaldi Forum Monaco.