Simone Ashley triumphs at Monte-Carlo Television Festival

Simone Ashley triumphs at Monte-Carlo Television Festival

British actress Simone Ashley, acclaimed for her role in the hit Netflix series Bridgerton, has added another jewel to her crown.

She received the prestigious International Golden Nymph for Most Promising Talent at the 63rd Monte-Carlo Television Festival.

SIMONE ASHLEY RECEIVES HONOUR

Ashley, 27, dazzled on the red carpet in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, where she received the accolade on 14 June.

The Golden Nymph Award is renowned for honouring emerging talents who redefine excellence on a global scale.

The organisation recognised Ashley’s outstanding portrayal of Kate Sharma in the second season of Bridgerton.

Speaking about the achievement, festival executive director Cécile Menoni expressed delight in Ashley’s meteoric rise.

Menoni cited her exceptional screen presence and international acclaim, according to Variety.

SIMONE ASHLEY ON BRIDGERTON

“Simone shot to global fame in Shonda Rhimes’ hit show Bridgerton on Netflix.

Her exceptional screen presence makes her a very worthy winner,” said Menoni. This underscored Ashley’s influence on the television landscape.

Ashley, who will reprise her role in the upcoming third season of Bridgerton, has also made waves beyond the period drama.

Her recent appearances include Disney’s live-action adaptation of The Little Mermaid and voicing the character Rose in GFM Animation’s 10 Lives.

Future projects include Amazon Prime Video’s romantic-comedy Picture This and the lead role in the independent film This Tempting Madness.

SIMONE ASHLEY EXPRESSES GRATITUDE

Reflecting on her journey, Ashley expressed gratitude for the recognition.

She acknowledged the support of her fans and collaborators.

“Receiving the Golden Nymph is a tremendous honour,” she remarked. “I am grateful for the opportunities I’ve had and excited for what’s to come.”

Before Simone Ashley’s breakout role in Bridgerton, Ashley garnered attention for her portrayal of Olivia in the series Sex Education.

Her achievements led to her inclusion in Forbes’ 30 Under 30 and Time100 Next lists, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

This cemented her status as a rising star in entertainment.

THE GOLDEN NYMPH

The Monte-Carlo Television Festival is renowned for celebrating excellence in international television, according to IMDB

It also presented special distinction awards including the Crystal Nymph and the Honorary Golden Nymph during its opening ceremony.

The event attracted industry luminaries and fans alike, eager to celebrate Ashley’s success and future endeavours.

Simone Ashley continues to captivate audiences with her charisma and versatility.

A RISING STAR

Her journey from promising talent to global acclaim serves as an inspiring testament to dedication and talent in the entertainment industry.

In the words of Cécile Menoni, “Simone Ashley’s journey embodies the spirit of the Golden Nymph award.

It recognises the talent that transcends borders.

We look forward to seeing her continue to shine on screens worldwide.”

With her star on the rise and accolades mounting, Simone Ashley remains a name to watch in the world of television and film.

She is poised to leave a mark on the industry for years to come.