UK boy band One Direction are now confirmed to perform at the 54th TV Week Logie Awards, along with superstar and The Voice mentor, Seal.
One Direction were widely tipped to perform given their sell-out Aussie tour sees them performing in Melbourne on the night after TV’s annual award nights. Liam, Louis, Harry, Niall and Zayn shot to fame on Britain’s X Factor. As well frenzied fans dominating Twitter, tickets to their Australian tour sold out in less than three minutes.
Seal, also due to begin a Soul 2 Tour, is also confirmed.
“The 2012 TV Week Logies will be the biggest and best show yet,” editor Emma Nolan says. “Get set for some amazing performances and surprise wins. We can’t wait!”
TV Week has also revealed the first of their list of 2012 presenters.
They include Shaun Micallef, Adam Hills, Julia Morris, Hamish Blake and Andy Lee plus Dave Hughes.
All nominees will be revealed by co-hosts Natalie Gruzlewski and Dr Chris Brown this Sunday at the Park Hyatt, Sydney ahead of the big night at Crown on Sunday, April 15.
TV Week also indicates “voting was up 19 per cent on valid votes for the same period last year.”