She is well recognised for her two-decade role as Leah Patterson on Channel Seven’s Home and Away.
Ada Nicodemou confessed on Sunday that she still gets enthusiastic after attending the Logie Awards many times.
‘I’m beyond ecstatic.’ I’m a huge fan of the Logies. ‘I think I’ve been to maybe 20 to 30,’ she told Daily Mail Australia.
Home and Away’s Ada Nicodemou revealed her favourite Logies moment on Sunday – and why she thinks the awards show won’t ever be the same again
‘Ray Meagher winning Gold (in 2010) and also seeing Bert Newton on stage,’ she remarked when asked about her favourite moment.
‘It’s a shame Bert isn’t here this year because he’s the Logies, but I’ve always enjoyed seeing him on stage.’
Bert was a quadruple Gold Logie award-winning entertainer who presented the show 19 times and died in October at the age of 81 after a health battle.
When asked about her favourite moment, she said: ‘Ray Meagher winning Gold (in 2010), and also seeing Bert Newton on stage’. ‘Bert is the Logies, so it’s sad he is not here this year, but yeah I’ve always loved seeing him on stage,’ she added
Patti presented Hamish Blake of Channel Nine’s Lego Masters with the Bert Newton Award for Most Popular Presenter for the first time.
Lauren, Bert’s daughter, who was also at the Logies on Sunday, gave her mother Patti a silver ‘Bert’ necklace to wear on the night, and she wore one of Bert’s cummerbunds over her gown.
During a Mother’s Day concert in May, Patti paid a heartfelt homage to her late husband.
Patti attended Sunday’s Logie Awards on the Gold Coast to present the inaugural Bert Newton Award for Most Popular Presenter. Bert (pictured in a flashback on screen with Patti) was a quadruple Gold Logie award-winning entertainer who hosted the show a staggering 19 times
Patti – who was married to Bert for 47 years – laid her husband to rest in November. Patti and Bert are pictured in 2019
She joined the Aussie Pops Orchestra event, held at Melbourne’s Hamer Hall, and sang a trio of songs devoted to Bert.
Photos of the late TV legend Bert were projected above the stage as Patti made her tender salute in song.
One of the numbers was a special tune simply called For Bert.
She also performed a moving rendition of Unforgettable, which, according to sources, left no one in the audience dry-eyed.
Bert died in November, and Patti, who had been married to him for 47 years, lay him to rest.
Bert’s leg was amputated last year after a toe infection caused a slew of other issues.
Bert had his leg amputated last year after a toe infection led to another range of complications
Ada Nicodemou shows off her ageless looks as she poses for a stunning photo shoot and gushes about getting glammed up for the Logie Awards