Ada Nicodemou is one of Australia’s favourite television stars, working solidly for over 15 years. She is best known for her role as Leah Patterson on Channel 7’s Home & Away and is hosting the new Channel 7 series Please Marry My Boy which will air in February 2012.
Ada began her television career on series such as Heartbreak High and Police Rescue. After her lead role on Breakers, Ada joined the long running Australia staple Home & Away, and continues to work on the show. Ada is also a regular guest presenter on Channel 7’s popular Sydney Weekender. Ada’s international credits include a role on the American television show Beast Masters and a cameo role in the blockbuster move The Matrix starring Keanu Reeves.
Ada has been nominated for 5 Logie Awards including Gold and Silver Logies and she won the 2006 Inside Soap Award for “Best Australian Actress”. In 2005 Ada starred on the popular television show “Dancing with the Stars” and took out the winning trophy.
Since 2005 Ada has been an ambassador of the PixiFoto Foundation that raises funds for a Childhood Blindness Prevention program in Africa. She is also an ambassador for Save our Sons, charity for supporting Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy and the Breast Cancer Foundation.