Airdate: AACTA Awards 2014

By David Knox on January 17, 2014 / Filed Under Programming 2

2014-01-17_0137Comedian and actor Shane Bourne will host this year’s Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards, to screen as a special 90-minute presentation on Thursday, January 30, at 8.30pm on TEN.

The performer and former Logies host said: “I am really looking forward to being involved in the Third AACTA Awards and providing the social lubricant to help ensure a great night for all as we celebrate the year’s achievements in television and film.”

TEN’s broadcast will begin straight from the red carpet, with Wake Up’s Natarsha Belling and James Mathison covering all the best AACTAs fashion and chatting to your favourite stars as they make their way into the ceremony.

AACTA President Geoffrey Rush and recent Golden Globe winner Cate Blanchett will be in attendance, as well as TEN’s own Ita Buttrose, Claudia Karvan, John Waters, Kat Stewart and Lachy Hulme, just to name a few.

Nominees for the film categories include blockbuster The Great Gatsby, independent film The Rocket and the controversial Adoration. For television, TEN’s Offspring and Masterchef: The Professionals have received nods, as well as Top Of The Lake, Mrs Biggs and Power Games: The Packer-Murdoch Story.

Thursday, January 30, at 8.30pm on TEN.


  1. David Knox January 17, 2014 at 4:21 pm -

    Don’t think so as Pay TV has that.

  2. Shoudy Chen January 17, 2014 at 3:36 pm -

    Will they see an encore of this AACTA awards presentation on TEN?

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