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Carrie Bickmore's Brain Cancer Speech Was The Most Emotional Moment Of The Logies

Proving she deserved the Gold Logie and so much more.

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Carrie Bickmore won the Gold Logie at the 2015 TV Week Logie Awards, because of course - she's amazing.

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But the powerful moment she used her acceptance speech to raise awareness of brain cancer highlighted how worthy a winner she was.

She donned a beanie on stage in honour of her late husband Greg Lange, who died of brain cancer in 2010.

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She said Lange often wore beanies because he was embarrassed of the scars on his head, but she would try to make him feel better about them.

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"Over 10 years I watched him suffer multiple seizures a day, lose feeling down one side of his body," Bickmore said in the emotional speech. "He had his little 3-year-old push him around in a wheelchair because he couldn’t walk anymore. He was an incredibly brave man. He was a great dad, he was a great husband, he was a great brother and he was a great friend, but he shouldn’t have had to go through that, no one should have to go through that. And that's why I want to raise awareness about it tonight. Throughout his cancer journey he used to wear a lot of hats and a lot of beanies and that’s because he felt embarrassed about his scars and his head, and I used to say to him, 'don’t be embarrassed, scars are cool, and beanies are cool!'"

Bickmore urged everyone to wear #BeaniesForBrainCancer, calling on TV hosts like David Koch and Lisa Wilkinson to get behind the cause and wear beanies on their shows tomorrow.

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People have already begun tweeting their support.

#beaniesforbraincancer #TVWEEKLOGIES

So moved by @carriebickmore speech at the logies. Beanies are cool. Get on board #beaniesforbraincancer

A timely purchase last night #beaniesforbraincancer @BickmoreCarrie @TheScript_Danny - great cause to support!

You can find out more about brain cancer here.

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