Comedian and ‘Finding Nemo’ Actor Barry Humphries Has Passed Away

Australian actor and comedian Barry Humphries passed away.

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The New York Times reported on April 22nd that Humphries passed away in Sydney at the age of 89. He was being treated in a hospital for a health issue for several days prior to his passing.

In a tribute posted to Twitter, Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese called Humphries “a great wit, satirist, writer and an absolute one-of-kind.”


Barry Humphries was famous for his iconic persona known as Mrs. Norm Everage (now called Dame Edna), which he created in 1955 and performed across the world.

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Additionally, Barry Humphries was the voice actor for Bruce in Finding Nemo and starred in a variety of TV shows and movies, including The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey.

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Our thoughts and deepest condolences are with Barry Humphries’s family at this time.

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