Tag: TV Week Logie Awards

Pandemic takes out TV Week Logie Awards ceremony

TV Week has announced that due to the ongoing coronavirus outbreak, this year’s TV Week Logie Awards ceremony on the Gold Coast has been cancelled. The event was due to take place on 28 June at The Star Gold Coast. In a statement published on its website today, Fiona Connolly from publisher Bauer Media said: …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: https://televisionau.com/2020/03/pandemic-takes-out-tv-week-logie-awards-ceremony.html

TV Week announces Logie date, voting changes

TV Week has announced that the 62nd annual TV Week Logie Awards will take place at The Star Gold Coast on 28 June. It is the third year that the Gold Coast has hosted TV’s “night of nights”. The Nine Network will be host broadcaster of the awards for the 25th consecutive year, with the …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: https://televisionau.com/2020/02/tv-week-announces-logie-date-voting-changes.html

Back to the Millennium

New Year’s Eve television in Australia is usually a fairly low-rent mix of re-runs or B-grade filler not fit for broadcast during the high-pressure ratings season. But the global excitement over the year ticking over from 1999 to 2000, twenty years ago, saw some gallant efforts to secure the nation’s viewers on the big night. …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: https://televisionau.com/2019/12/back-to-the-millennium.html

Classic TV Guides: Be Our Guest

ABC‘s relaunch of its late afternoon line-up in October 1966 mostly relied on familiar titles — reruns of British legal drama Boyd QC, the return of children’s science series Why Is It So? with Professor Julius Sumner Miller, and new episodes of Doctor Who. But there were some new shows in the mix — Crackerjack, …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: https://televisionau.com/2019/10/classic-tv-guides-be-our-guest.html

The 61st TV Week Logie Awards

Tom Gleeson‘s campaign for the Gold Logie has paid off! The comedian, who hosts Hard Quiz and appears as a regular on The Weekly With Charlie Pickering, collected the Gold Logie at the 61st annual TV Week Logie Awards, held on Sunday night at The Star Gold Coast. It was Gleeson’s first time nominated for …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: https://televisionau.com/2019/07/the-61st-tv-week-logie-awards.html

TV Week Logie Awards: 10 years ago

Packed To The Rafters star Rebecca Gibney won the Gold Logie for Most Popular Personality On Australian Television at the 51st annual TV Week Logie Awards. The awards, held at Melbourne’s Crown Casino on Sunday 3 May 2009, were hosted by former Big Brother host Gretel Killeen and broadcast on the Nine Network. Gibney took …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: https://televisionau.com/2019/06/tv-week-logie-awards-10-years-ago-8.html

TV Week Logie Awards: 25 years ago

Ray Martin won his third Gold Logie as Most Popular Personality On Australian Television at the 36th annual TV Week Logie Awards. The awards were held at Melbourne’s World Congress Centre on Sunday 17 April 1994 and telecast on the Nine Network. It was the first time since the 1960s that the awards were presented …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: https://televisionau.com/2019/06/tv-week-logie-awards-25-years-ago-9.html

TV Week Logie Awards: 50 years ago

In Melbourne Tonight host Graham Kennedy won the Gold Logie for Best Male Personality On Australian Television at the 11th annual TV Week Logie Awards. The awards were hosted by Bert Newton and held at Melbourne’s Southern Cross Hotel on Friday 21 March 1969. The presentation was telecast by the Nine Network, shown live to …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: https://televisionau.com/2019/06/tv-week-logie-awards-50-years-ago-9.html

Obituary: Bill Collins

Bill Collins, whose Golden Years Of Hollywood made him a favourite for generations of viewers, has died peacefully in his sleep. He was 84. Although he had a love of movies since he was a young child, his career was not headed in that direction. He was a lecturer at Sydney Teacher’s College when he …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: https://televisionau.com/2019/06/obituary-bill-collins.html

TV Week Logie Awards — Nominations

TV Week has announced its nominees for the upcoming 61st annual TV Week Logie Awards. The nominees for the awards’ highest honour — the Gold Logie — are Amanda Keller (The Living Room, Dancing With The Stars), Costa Georgiadis (Gardening Australia), Eve Morey (Neighbours), Rodger Corser (Doctor Doctor), Sam Mac (Sunrise), Tom Gleeson (Hard Quiz) …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: https://televisionau.com/2019/05/tv-week-logie-awards-nominations-7.html