Wolf to receive Gold Nymph Award


Dick Wolf will receive the Honorary Gold Nymph Award at the 48th Monte Carlo Television Festival, June 8-12, 2008, it was announced Tuesday by David Tomatis, the festival's CEO.

The Festival rewards excellence in drama television and news programs and brings together television executives, producers and talent from around the world. Prince Albert II of Monaco, who presides over the festival, will present the award to Wolf. Previous recipients of the honor include mogul Ted Turner, actor Roger Moore, the late Merv Griffin, television producer David E. Kelley, CNN correspondent Christiane Amanpour and Pearson CEO Marjorie Scardino.

Wolf is the architect of the "Law & Order" TV franchise. He also has served as honorary consul to Monaco since 1999.