Garry Pankhurst

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Garry Pankhurst
Born October 1957 (age 60)
Occupation Television actor
Years active 1966–69
Spouse(s) Debra Pankhurst
Children 2

Garry Pankhurst (born October 1957) is an Australian former child actor, best known for his role as Sonny Hammond in the 1960s Australian children's television series Skippy.[1][2] He left the acting profession and went into hotel and restaurant management.[3][4] He later started a career in meat export to Malaysia which ironically included kangaroo meat, a situation he referred to as "Sonny's revenge".[5]


  1. ^ "Skippy's darkest secrets". 
  2. ^ Money, Lawrence (13 February 2016). "'Skippy' actors hoping for new payday". 
  3. ^ "Garry Pankhurst". Retrieved 2013-04-22. 
  4. ^ "Recognise this face?". 2 September 2009. 
  5. ^ "Skip back in time for cult show". Daily Telegraph, Australia. 17 Sep 2009. Retrieved 12 September 2015. 

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