For Quick Alerts
For Daily Alerts

    Nicole Kidman's sister gets top TV award

    By Staff
    Nicole and Antonia Kidman
    Melbourne (ANI): Aussie actress Antonia Kidman has cemented her status in the Australian television industry after winning the favourite female personality at the pay television ASTRA Awards for the second time in a row. The host of 'From Here to Maternity', Antonia accepted the gong in front of 1,000 guests at the star-studded event at Sydney's Horden Pavilion on the night of April 21.

    "Thank you, it is a sweet end to a sad day because my dad's in hospital," the quoted Kidman, as saying Nicole Kidman's younger sister added she was surprised that she had won, but said it was a testament to the show's popularity. The awards are considered to be the pay TV equivalent of the Logies. Kidman beat personalities such as Maggie Tabberer, Australia's Next Top Model judge Charlotte Dawson and Sky News presenter Helen Dalley for the award. Two other top gongs went to two celebrities better known outside the TV arena.

    Legendary rocker Jimmy Barnes took out the favourite male personality for his performance at the Max Sessions, while veteran cricketer Stuart MacGill beat Kidman for most outstanding lifestyle program for his wine program Stuart MacGill Uncorked. Barnes said: "I'm used to slashing up the stage".

    Get all the buzzing scoop from the world of entertainment - Filmibeat

    Notification Settings X
    Time Settings
    Clear Notification X
    Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
    Settings X
    We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Filmibeat sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Filmibeat website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more