Danny La Rue – RIP

One of Cork’s finest entertainers Danny La Rue died today. He was born in Cork. According to the statement on his website:

Danny La Rue – 1927 – 2009

Entertainer Danny La Rue has died at his home in Kent at the age of 81

La Rue’s spokeswoman told the PA News Agency that the star had died after suffering from prostate cancer.

“Danny died peacefully in his sleep just before midnight last night after a short illness,” she said.

His beloved companion Annie Galbraith was with him at their home in Kent.

Heres a few clips from youtube

Danny La Rue as Joan Collins

Danny La Rue

RIP Danny

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Author: Stephen

Cork born and bred, proud European and Irishman. Involved in many organisations and politics. Also writes for SpirtualityIreland.org and UCC Express.

2 thoughts on “Danny La Rue – RIP”

  1. Everything you would expect of a star: flamboyant, arrogant, spoilt, egotistical … just the way I like ’em! Rest in peace Danny.

    Tony.

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