The second wife of John Hamblin, an English-born Australian children’s television presenter and actor of stage and screen who appeared in theatre productions, soap operas and made-for-TV films is simply known by her first name Wendy.
Though the exact date Wendy and John tied the knot has not been publicized, the pair are believed to have moved to Australia in the 1960s. The exact date they divorced is also not known.
Sadly, Hamblin has passed away. He passed away on Sept. 2022 at age 87.
In a statement, ABC Director Entertainment & Specialist, Jennifer Collins, said Hamblin was an “unforgettable presenter” and had a “wicked sense of humour.
Jennifer Collins said;
Hamblin was best known for hosting the popular program Play school for almost 30 years, and is remembered as one of the most iconic members of the show’s cast.
He began hosting the show in 1970, and appeared in more than 350 episodes during his run with the cast.
He retired from the show in 1999.