The Logies have announced the winner of the Graham Kennedy Award For Most Outstanding Newcomer ahead of the ceremony on Sunday.
The winner this year award is Remy Hii for his outstanding work in the SBS telemovie Better Man which told the true story of Van Nguyen a convicted Australian drug trafficker
The actor said of his win: “I’m so excited to be named the winner of the Graham Kennedy Award this year! “Playing Van Tuong Nguyen in SBS’s Better Man was an incredible journey for me and it’s a huge honor to receive this recognition. “I’m hugely grateful and excited for what this will mean for me in the future.”
The award which was introduced in 2006 in honor of late entertainer Graham Kennedy has been won by Chris Lilley, Matt Preston, Firass Dirani Chelsie Preston Crayford Shari Sebbens Emma Lung Tammy Clarkson and Jessica Marais
Hii also plays recurring character Hudson Walsh on Neighbours and has been cast in Netflix’s Marco Polo!”
The 2014 Tv Week Logie Awards air from 7:30 PM Sunday on Nine.