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TomTrix
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Johny Hart

Postby TomTrix » July 19th, 2002, 9:37 am

Do any of you know, what happen to Johny Hart ? It has been very quiet, is he retired. Saw him last time about 10 years ago perform in the danish cirkus Benneweis, Copenhagen.

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Re: Johny Hart

Postby Guest » July 19th, 2002, 11:05 am

Originally posted by Tom Trix:
Do any of you know, what happen to Johny Hart ? It has been very quiet, is he retired. Saw him last time about 10 years ago perform in the danish cirkus Benneweis, Copenhagen.

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Tom Trix
I'd love to know this too. Growing uo, as I did, in the 70's when there was a lot of great TV magic in the UK, I fondly remember Johnny Hart as the first manipulation act I had seen. He totally blew me away. Once, he did a Christmas special from a children's hospital and produced budgies while in a tee-shirt and casual pants. Where they came from I'll never know. It stunned everyone. One of the greats for me.

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Re: Johny Hart

Postby Pete Biro » July 21st, 2002, 4:18 pm

I have no idea how true this is, but as we are in "gossip and rumors" take it for what it is worth... I was told... again...
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Re: Johny Hart

Postby Pete Biro » July 21st, 2002, 4:20 pm

sorry... this new tiny laptop keyboard has me sending incomplete messages...

to continue...

I was told that his wife had left him and that it was "possibly" due to drinking problem.

Johnny was a tremendous talented performer, one that was in the top lists -- and I hope the rumor is not correct, or if it is/was he has sorted things out.
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Re: Johny Hart

Postby Dale Shrimpton » August 13th, 2002, 4:23 am

Originally posted by Tom Trix:
Do any of you know, what happen to Johny Hart ? It has been very quiet, is he retired. Saw him last time about 10 years ago perform in the danish cirkus Benneweis, Copenhagen.

Best Regards
Tom Trix
I have been told what happened to Him, by his brother, Peter And, i have to say, the rumours are sadly no where near as unfortunate as the truth. Its not my place to talk about it though.

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Re: Johny Hart

Postby Guest » August 13th, 2002, 3:44 pm

Perhaps his brother would like to tell us ?


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