Comedy scripted and non-scripted comedy shows including sketch shows, panel, improvisation, clips, comedy specials and stand-up. Series or single programmes.

Comedy Drama and Sitcom scripted comedy series or one-off dramas, involving regular characters in various situations.

Drama scripted series or one-off dramas involving characters in various situations. A main plot can be resolved within a single episode or over a series.

Soap or Telenovela best multi-episode popular drama or melodrama, either on-going or limited run.

Reality and Factual Entertainment programmes or series in which a situation or topic is treated or created through real people or which tell their story by following real-life characters.

Arts  programmes or series featuring  performing arts and cultural programmes,  stage recordings and television adaptations of performing arts or documentaries dedicated to art forms or artists.

Documentary factual programme or series providing in-depth analysis of a specific subject or point of view supported by evidence and informed commentary, on any subject other than the Arts.

Studio Entertainment studio-based game shows, variety shows,  event series and specials.

Children and Youth all genres produced for children and youth older than 6 years. Series or single programmes will be considered.

Social Media Video Series original fiction or non-fiction short-form video series, (under a half an hour duration) that premiere on social, web, mobile and video platforms.

Audio Entertainment scripted or unscripted original podcast, audio-first books and radio shows. Entries accepted from producers, platforms, distributors or talent.

Performance of the Year the Organiser, in consultation with the panel of judges, will present this award to a personality who has made an outstanding performance in a programme or series in the past year.

Lifetime Achievement the Organiser, in consultation with the panel of judges will award the Lifetime Achievement to a personality who has made an outstanding and extensive contribution to the world of entertainment including, but not exclusively, their work in television, audio or online media.

The Golden Rose is awarded to the programme, series or individual that, in the opinion of the judges, has made the outstanding contribution of 2020 All category entries are  automatically eligible to be considered for this award, no additional entry procedure is required


Submission start: July 2, 2020
Submission deadline: October 1, 2020
Nominees announcement: November 5, 2020
Award Ceremony: November 29, 2020

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