Logie Awards of 2011
|53rd Logie Awards|
|Date||1 May 2011|
|Site||Crown Palladium, Melbourne, Victoria|
|Hosted by||Shane Bourne|
|Gold Logie||Karl Stefanovic|
|Hall of Fame||Laurie Oakes|
|Most awards||Underbelly: The Golden Mile (3)|
|Most nominations||Packed to the Rafters (15)|
The 53rd Annual TV Week Logie Awards was held on Sunday 1 May 2011 at the Crown Palladium in Melbourne, and broadcast on the Nine Network. The ceremony was hosted by Shane Bourne, while the red carpet arrivals was hosted by Shelley Craft, Livinia Nixon, James Mathison and Jules Lund. Musical performers at the event were Katy Perry, Maroon 5 and Jessie J. It was the last Logies ceremony to date to have a host.
Winners and nominees
In the tables below, winners are listed first and highlighted in bold.
|Most Popular Personality on Australian Television|
|Most Popular Actor||Most Popular Actress|
|Most Outstanding Actor in a Series||Most Outstanding Actress in a Series|
|Most Popular New Male Talent||Most Popular New Female Talent|
|Most Outstanding New Talent||Most Popular Presenter|
Most Popular Programs
|Most Popular Drama Series||Most Popular Light Entertainment Program|
|Most Popular Lifestyle Program||Most Popular Factual Program|
|Most Popular Sports Program||Most Popular Reality Program|
Most Outstanding Programs
|Most Outstanding Drama Series, Miniseries or Telemovie||Most Outstanding Light Entertainment Program|
|Most Outstanding Sports Coverage||Most Outstanding News Coverage|
|Most Outstanding Children's Program||Most Outstanding Public Affairs Report|
|Most Outstanding Factual Program|
- Catherine McClements
- Karl Stefanovic
- Peter Stefanovic
- Sarah Murdoch
- Jamie Durie
- Shaun Micallef
- Richard Roxburgh
- Lisa McCune
- Stephen Curry
- Deborah Mailman
- Shane Jacobson
- David Stratton
- Margaret Pomeranz
- Hamish Blake
- Andy Lee
- Chris Lilley
- Adam Hills
- Roy Slaven
- H.G. Nelson
- André Rieu
The In Memoriam segment was introduced by host Shane Bourne who spoke of the passing of cinematographer John Bowring ACS. Eddie Perfect and the comedy trio Tripod performed Paul Kelly's "Meet Me in the Middle of the Air" a cappella. The following deceased were honoured:
- Geoff Raymond, news presenter
- Sonia Humphrey, journalist
- Michael Meagher, journalist
- Victoria Longley, actress
- Veronica Overton-Low, entertainer
- Bert Shaw, choreographer
- James Dibble, news presenter
- Eric Walters, news presenter
- Edward Bryans, news presenter
- Dame Pat Evison, actress
- Julie Ryles, entertainer
- Michael Schildberger, journalist
- Adriana Xenides, hostess
- Esben Storm, producer
- Gus Mercurio, actor
- Malcolm Douglas, adventurer
- Murray Nicoll, journalist
- Paulene Terry-Beitz, actress
- Blair Milan, actor
- James Elliott, actor
- Ted Dunn, creator Fredd Bear
- Rex Heading OAM, producer
- Norman Hetherington OAM, puppeteer
- Dame Joan Sutherland OM, opera singer
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- Treuen, Jason (18 April 2011). "Katy Perry to play Logie Awards, but no word on Bieber". The Music Network. Peer Group Media. Archived from the original on 20 April 2011. Retrieved 25 February 2014.
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