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Latest news: Barry Humphries

Barry Humphries one-ups Dame Edna with very nice medal

The late comedian Barry Humphries has been given another gong, having delighted and outraged audiences for more than half a century.

Barry Humphries state funeral a joint government affair

Anthony Albanese has revealed a state funeral will be held for Australian entertainer Barry Humphries, co-hosted by his government as well as Victoria and NSW.

Comedy festival mulls Barry Humphries tribute amid backlash

The Melbourne International Comedy Festival says it is looking to pay tribute to Barry Humphries, but stands by the decision to change an award named after him.

‘Comedy genius’: Global tributes for Barry Humphries

Barry Humphries, who died on Saturday aged 89, was a supreme entertainer and man of a million masks, headed by housewife "gigastar" Dame Edna Everage.