Logie Awards 2024: Congratulations to our nominees

Logie Awards 2024: Congratulations to our nominees

Several MDW clients are nominated for Logies across several award categories

The TV WEEK Logie Awards 2024 will recognise Australia’s top talent and productions and honour outstanding achievements in the Australian television industry over the past year. 

This year, the 64th annual ceremony will take place on 18 August 2024 at The Star in Sydney. 

The MDW media and entertainment law team are proud to have provided legal services to our client nominees. The nominees span several award categories and we congratulate all involved. 

We are also proud to acknowledge the success of the individually nominated artists. 

Our client nominees are:

The Newsreader, ABC

Nominated for:

  • Best Drama Program
  • Best Lead Actor in a Drama (Sam Reid)
  • Best Lead Actress in a Drama (Anna Torv)

“Set in 1986, the golden couple of news, Helen and Dale, find their world unravelling as events unfold, pushing them to the brink under the spotlight of the newsroom.” (Synopsis from ABC iview)

The Lost Flowers of Alice Hart, Prime Video

Nominated for:

  • Best Miniseries or Telemovie
  • Best Lead Actress in a Drama (Sigourney Weaver)
  • Graham Kennedy award for Most Popular New Talent (Alyla Browne)

“After losing her parents to a mysterious fire, nine-year-old Alice Hart is raised by her grandmother June on a flower farm where she learns there are secrets within secrets. But years on, an unearthed betrayal sees Alice forced to face her past.” (Synopsis from Prime Video)

Population 11, Stan 

Nominated for:

  • Best Scripted Comedy Program
  • Best Lead Actor in a Comedy (Ben Feldman)

“When American Andy pulls into a tiny Australian outback town to visit his father, he’s alarmed to discover that Hugo has vanished. He soon finds himself in increasing danger in a town full of secrets, where everyone is a suspect.” (Synopsis from Stan.)

 Strife, Binge

Nominated for:

  • Gold Logie for Most Popular Personality on Australian Television (Asher Keddie)
  • Best Scripted Comedy Program

“Modern, imperfect publisher Evelyn Jones goes from lounge room blogger to becoming a force in women’s media.” (Synopsis from Binge)

Hot Potato: The Story of The Wiggles, Prime Video

Nominated for:

  • Best Factual or Documentary Program

“Hot Potato is a backstage pass to the global phenomenon, The Wiggles. The documentary chronicles the story of three preschool teachers, Anthony, Murray and Greg, and their friend Jeff, as they triumph over the odds to become one of the most successful children’s acts of all time.” (Synopsis from Prime Video)

Congratulations to our media and entertainment law team and break a leg to our talented nominees at the Logie Awards 2024. 

Contact us for more information about how our media and entertainment law team can help your project.