The 63th Monte-Carlo Television Festival starts on June 14-18

The 63th Monte-Carlo Television Festival starts on June 14-18
The 63rd Monte-Carlo Television Festival, slated for June 14-18, 2024, has unveiled details about its highly anticipated World Premiere Screening. The grand opening of the festival will feature the limited series The Gray House from Territory Pictures, Revelations Entertainment, and Big Dreams Entertainment, presented by Republic Pictures. The festivities will commence with a star-studded Red Carpet arrival and Opening Ceremony.

H.S.H. Prince Albert II, serving as the Honorary President of the Festival, will officially inaugurate the prestigious five-day event at the Grimaldi Forum on Friday, June 14th.

The glamorous affair will witness the presence of prominent personalities from The Gray Houseincluding the acclaimed Mary-Louise Parker (known for Weeds and The West Wing), Daisy Head (Harlots), Amethyst Davis (Kindred), and Ben Vereen (Roots), alongside executive producers Leslie Greif (Hatfields & McCoys) and Lori McCreary (Madam Secretary).

The Gray House delves into the untold narrative of the courageous women who shifted the course of the American Civil War in favor of the Union. A Virginia Socialite, her mother, a former enslaved Sister-in-Arms, and the city’s most notorious courtesan operate covertly within the corridors of Confederate power. They ingeniously transform the Underground Railroad into an efficient and perilous Underground Spy Network, risking life and liberty to aid in securing victory and safeguarding American Democracy.

The stellar cast also includes Paul Anderson, Ian Duff, Hannah James, Robert Knepper, Christopher McDonald, Colin Morgan, Rob Morrow, Colin O’Donoghue, Sam Trammell, and Keith David. Executive producers of the series comprise Kevin Costner, Morgan Freeman, Lori McCreary, Rod Lake, Howard Kaplan, and Leslie Greif. The Gray House is produced by Territory Pictures, Revelations Entertainment, and Big Dreams Entertainment in collaboration with Republic Pictures, and distributed by Paramount Global Content Distribution.

photo credits:  Bogdan Merlusca