Neighbours actor Darius Perkins, who performed the unique Scott Robinson earlier than Jason Donovan, has died aged 54.
The cleaning soap star, who additionally appeared in Residence And Away, had been affected by most cancers.
He performed the a part of Robinson for eight months when Neighbours first launched again in 1985. The position was later taken over by Donovan.
Perkins briefly returned to the Australian cleaning soap in 2013 when he performed one other character, Marty Kranic.
Former Neighbours co-star and shut pal David Clencie informed the Herald Solar: “We had this unimaginable bond. We have been mates to the very finish.
“He was utterly selfless.”
Clencie added: “I’m so unhappy, actually devastated to lose my mate.”
Followers paid tribute to Perkins on Twitter.
A fan website devoted to Jason Donovan tweeted: “Such unhappy information that #dariusperkins the unique #ScottRobinson has died after battling most cancers #RIP #Neighbours ideas with all that knew him.”
One other fan wrote: “Genuinely unhappy to listen to in regards to the loss of life of Darius Perkins. I truly most popular his model of Scott Robinson in Neighbours to Jason Donovan’s. Condolences to all who knew him.”