Gold Logie nominee and Most Popular Actress winner Jessica Marais was the most notable no-show at Sunday’s TV Week Logie Awards.
And it seems her ex-fiance James Stewart, 42, was keen to avoid questions about her well-being after she cited ‘undisclosed health reasons’ as the reason for pulling out.
The Home And Away actor and father of the former couple’s six-year-old daughter Scout made a big effort to dodge media on the red carpet at this year’s awards, held at The Star on the Gold Coast.
Dodging media, strategic red carpet walking and shielding himself behind other stars! How Home And Away star James Stewart avoided questions about his ex-fiance Jessica Marais after the Gold nominee pulled out of the Logies for health reasons
James avoided questions from reporters as he navigated his way down the star-studded red carpet.
Strategically, he made his way through during the peak period, shielded from the media scrum by throngs of Australian TV’s most in-demand stars and appeared to find refuge in the safety of numbers - lingering behind packs of large casts walking as a group.
Skirting the edge of the carpet opposite to where awaiting media were located, James seemed to make sure to position himself as far away as possible from the media pack.
United front: Keeping a firm grasp on the hand of his current girlfriend and Home And Away co-star Sarah Roberts, James kept a low profile on the Logies red carpet. Pictured James (L) and Sarah (R) at the 60th annual TV