Topic Originator: dave67
Date: Thu 9 May 22:11
Freddie Starr has died at the age of 76.
The comedian and lead singer of Merseybeat pop group the Midniters has been found dead at his Spanish home.
The star's body was discovered on the floor of his Costa Del Sol apartment, reports The Sun.
Freddie rose to fame in the early 1970s after appearing on TV show Opportunity Knocks and the Royal Variety Performance.
He went on to star in a number of his own TV shows, including The Freddie Starr Show and An Audience with Freddie Starr.