John ‘Strop’ Cornell
John ‘Strop’ Cornell has sadly passed away aged 80 after a 20-year battle with Parkinson’s.
The close friend of Paul Hogan appeared alongside the star on the Paul Hogan Show as well as helping to produce hist most acclaimed film, Crocodile Dundee.
Per the Sydney Morning Herald, he passed at his home in Byron Bay surrounded by family.
TV executive David Leckie, known for his work at Nine and Seven Networks, has passed away at age 70.
Kylie Gillies and Larry Emdur learnt of the news while hosting The Morning Show, with Kylie breaking down in tears.
“A real titan of our business,” Larry said. 'Boy, has that man left a mark in the business. That will affect the entire industry today across all networks.”
"And much love to Skye, and much love to the boys. And of course to the whole TV family," added Kylie.
The eccentric businessman was found dead in his Melbourne apartment on Friday June 11, aged 78.
Celebrated Australian designer Carla Zampatti, 78, passed away in April having succumb to her injuries from a fall at the gala premiere of La Traviata on Sydney Harbour.
The Duke of Edinburgh, Prince Philip, passed away just months shy of his 100th birthday on April 9th.
Adelaide crooner and father to Packed To The Rafters’ star Hugh Sheridan, Denis, lost his battle with cancer aged 76.
Iconic talk show host Larry King died on January 22 after he contracted COVID-19.
Former child star, known for his role as Freddy in School of Rock, Kevin Clark tragically died when he was hit by a car while riding his bike. He was just 32.
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