Australian movie stars died in 1980

Here are 1 famous actors from Australia died in 1980:

William Freshman

William Freshman (November 1, 1902 Sydney-November 27, 1980 London) also known as William Audrey Freshman was an Australian actor, screenwriter and film director.

Freshman began his career as a stage actor in Sydney before transitioning to film in the 1930s. Throughout his career, he appeared in over 30 films, including "The Squatter's Daughter" (1933) and "Lovers and Luggers" (1937). He also wrote several screenplays, including "The Flying Doctor" (1936) and "Jungle Flight" (1947). In addition to his work on screen, Freshman also directed the 1948 film "An Innocent Affair".

He was known for his versatility and ability to play a wide range of characters, from romantic leads to eccentric villains. Freshman's success in the Australian film industry led him to move to London in the 1950s, where he continued to work in film and television. He remained active in the industry until his death in 1980, at the age of 78.

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