Awards for 2006
Adolf Grimme Award in Gold
WINNERSHierankl: Hans Steinbichler (writer/ director), Bella Halben (cinematographer), Johanna Wokalek (actress), Barbara Sukowa (actress), Josef Bierbichler (actor), Peter Simonischek (actor)Marias letzte Reise: Ariela Bogenberger (writer), Rainer Kaufmann (director), Monica Bleibtreu (actress)
Adolf Grimme Award
WINNERSBukow and König: Stefan Rogall (writer), Andreas Kleinert (director), Thomas Plenert (cinematography), Imogen Kogge (actor), Johanna Gastdorf (actress)
For episode "Kleine Frau (#35.1)".
For episode "Sperling und die Katze in der Falle (#1.17)".Bei Krömers
For episode "Harte Kerle (#1.1)".Bella Block
For episode "Die Frau des Teppichlegers (#1.19)".
Fiction/Entertainment - Series/Miniseries
WINNERStromberg: Ralf Husmann (writer), Moritz Netenjakob (writer), Lars Albaum (writer), Dietmar Jacobs (writer), Ron Markus (writer), Christoph Maria Herbst (actor)
Outstanding Individual Achievement
WINNERSFC Barcelona Confidential: Daniel Hernández, Justin Webster
For outstanding example of critical background reporting within the field of sports.
Special "Cultural" Award of the State of NRW