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In Memoriam – Dave Grant

Melbourne comedy veteran David Grant died on Sunday, January 24th, due to pancreatic cancer. He was well known in the comedy business for his generosity with time and advice for up and coming performers and his willingness to lend his talents to charity events (and riffle through his contacts book on their behalf as well).

Richard Marsland 1976-2008

Comedian, radio performer and writer Richard Marsland was found dead on Saturday. Most recently best known for being the anchor of the Pete & Myf Breakfast Show on Triple M, Richard will be sadly missed by fans, friends and family. Triple M has a tribute page and a page where condolences comments can be left […]

Calvin de Grey 1957-2008

Performing stand-up for over 25 years, de Grey won the Mo award as Australia’s Best Male Comedy Performer in 2004 and was part of a comedy dynasty, following his father Slim and watching his son Asher take up the mic in his turn.

He will be sorely missed.