The Bavarian TV Prize is an award for television entertainment professionals. Since 1989 the television prize has been awarded annually by the Bavarian State Government for outstanding performances on German television. Awarded in the fields of TV drama, television play, TV series, entertainment, information, cultural and educational services. In addition, the honorary award of the Bavarian Prime Minister will be awarded which went this year to Senta Berger for her lifetime achievement. Michael Kuehbandner was by LD Henning Schletter for programming and operating of the show.