8 May, 2016
The Living Room wins another Logie award
WTFN’s very popular Friday night show, The Living Room has added to its trophy collection, winning the award for Best Lifestyle program in Australia at the TV Week Logies.
Hosts Amanda Keller, Chris Brown, Barry Du Bois and Miguel Maestre accepted the Logie for the Network TEN favourite, in the fiercely competitive lifestyle category.
The cast accepted the award in Spanish, having fun with resident Spaniard Miguel, who took the opportunity to show of his Aussie lingo, much to the delight of the appreciative audience.
This is the show’s second consecutive Best Lifestyle Program Logie award.
WTFN CEO, Daryl Talbot, and Director of Content, Steve Oemcke, the joint creators of The Living Room, were on hand to watch proceedings.
“These wins don’t come easy, and producing 40 weekly shows every year at a consistently high level is an amazing effort by our creative team,” said Mr Talbot.
“The on-air chemistry between Amanda, Chris, Barry and Miguel is also key to the program’s success, “ added Mr Oemcke. “This recognition certainly helped the team to enjoy the night even more.”
This is the third Logie for WTFN, which also picked up the Most Outstanding Factual program in 2010, for the critically acclaimed documentary about conjoined twins Trishna and Krishna.