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Indigenous Actress Uses Awards Speech To Say Australia Needs More People Of Colour On TV

Miranda Tapsell just gave one of the greatest Logies speeches ever.

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The amazing Miranda Tapsell picked up two silver awards for her role in Love Child at last night's Logie Awards.

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While accepting the award for Best New Talent, she gave one of the best Logies speeches we've seen yet.

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The crowd went wild.

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And of course, so did Twitter.

Miranda Tapsell uses her logie win as a call to arms to the networks to employ more people of colour. #hearhear #logies

Amazing speech Miranda Tapsell! Territory proud! #logies2015 #LoveChild

Miranda Tapsell showing them how to be humble, articulate and gorgeous all at once. A worthy winner twice. #tvweeklogies

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#TVWEEKLogies has finally become all TV night of nights for all australians @NITV #mirandatapsell

Congrats #MirandaTapsell with your #logies2015 - you have made the NT so proud!!

Best acceptance speech of the night goes to Miranda Tapsell. #Logies2015

Congratulations Miranda!

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