The GCE Take to Monaco for the FansMay 22, 2015
Monaco may be all about Prince and Princess but soon the Principality will have its own Geek team in June. Yes, it’s official! The GCE is going to the Monte-Carlo TV Festival where we will be getting the answers to questions fans ask! From 13th to 18th of June, our correspondent Elodie will be live from the French Riviera for this event.
First, lets talk about the festival.
It all started with Prince Rainier III of Monaco. In 1961, the Prince decided to create this unique festival to encourage and to recognize television as a wonderful means of bringing cultures all-together. Actors, producers and other professional of the small screen they were all invite to gather on the prestigious city to talk about TV. Like any other festival, it has its own competition and prizes named the Golden Nymph.
55 years later, the festival is still widely recognized as one of the most important TV festivals in Europe. The most distinguished celebrities from all around the world come every year to celebrate and promote television with both other professionals and fans. Signing sessions and public screenings are organized and the fans know that with patience and a big smile, they may also be able grab a photo or an autograph from their favorite celebrities.
In 2015, thanks to the organizers, we will be able to meet and interview* many of our beloved stars such as:
Candice Accola & Kat Graham (Vampire Diaries)
Patricia Arquette (CSI Cyber)
Matthew Gray Gubler (Criminal Minds)
Amanda Schull & Aaron Stanford (12 Monkeys)
Chad Michael Murray (Texas Rising)
David Giuntoli (Grimm)
Ron Perlman (Sons of Anarchy / Hellboy)
Hayley Atwell (Agent Carter)
Chloé Bennet & Ming-Na Wen (Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D)
Sam Heughan (Outlander)
We will be keeping you updated every day of the festival both on the site and on our Twitter @GeekChicElite with photos, any changes (cancellations, etc.), what will be screening and much more. We will also be bringing you interviews with some of your favorite stars and because we are all about the fans, we want to make sure that we are asking the questions you want to have the answers to!
Email us any questions you may have for the above listed celebrities for your chance to have your question asked by our correspondent. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Make sure to put the name of the celebrity you have a question for in the subject or body of the email.
Keep in mind, we will not be able to ask all of them! We wish we could have hours and hours with the guests, but we will do our best to bring you the news you want to hear. In the event you’re attending the festival, give us a little hello because we will be bringing our own goodies just for you!
So see you all there or online.
In the meantime,
Live Long and Prosper.
*these interviews have been confirmed but are subjected to availability.