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‘Farewell, my friend’: Home and Away’s James Stewart shares a heartfelt tribute to Penny McNamee

‘Farewell, my friend’: Home and Away’s James Stewart shares a heartfelt tribute to Penny McNamee


Actor James Stewart has penned a sweet tribute to former co-star Penny McNamee, after she left the hit soap, Home and Away. 

James, 45, shared a picture of himself and Penny, 38, in Summer Bay on Instagram on Thursday and said they had the best working ‘partnership’ before gushing about the star. 

‘I will miss you.. your wit, your humour, your choices, your sensitivity, your friendship…’ he wrote online in part of his post. 

Sweet: Actor James Stewart penned a sweet tribute to former co-star Penny McNamee on Thursday, after she left the hit soap, Home and Away

‘Over the years I’ve worked in many partnerships… and I have to say this one is right up there with the best. Mac, you are an absolute pro! Farewell my friend,’ James’ post began.  

‘I will miss you.. your wit, your humour, your choices, your sensitivity, your friendship… the laughter, the tears and how you could sum up any situation up with a show-tune!’

He finished: ‘Thank you for seeing things in me that I never saw. I love this photo of us. – xo – God Bless you Mac.’

'Over the years I've worked in many partnerships… and I have to say this one is right up there with the best. Mac, you are an absolute pro! Farewell my friend,' James' post began

‘Over the years I’ve worked in many partnerships… and I have to say this one is right up there with the best. Mac, you are an absolute pro! Farewell my friend,’ James’ post began

Penny has waved goodbye to Dr Tori Morgan and Summer Bay after five years on Home and Away.

On Monday, the 38-year-old actress shared a heartfelt message to the cast, crew and fans of the long-running Aussie soap opera, in an Instagram post.

Penny wrote in the caption: ‘After five amazing years, the time has come for me to say goodbye to Tori Morgan and Summer Bay.’

Moving on: Penny has waved goodbye to Dr Tori Morgan and Summer Bay after five years on Home and Away

Moving on: Penny has waved goodbye to Dr Tori Morgan and Summer Bay after five years on Home and Away

The soap star thanked the show’s producers for casting her in the amazing role, as well as her management team and agents. 

She said of the Home and Away team: ‘Thank you to our outstanding and warm-hearted cast (past and present) crew, writers, publicists and production team, for your warmth, your humour and your friendship.’

Penny also thanked the fans for their support and hilarious photos-edits, adding: ‘I have read all of your letters and comments and I appreciate every single one.’

Heartfelt: On Monday, the 38-year-old actress shared a heartfelt message to the cast, crew and fans of the long-running Aussie soap opera, in an Instagram post

Heartfelt: On Monday, the 38-year-old actress shared a heartfelt message to the cast, crew and fans of the long-running Aussie soap opera, in an Instagram post

She made special mention of her family – particularly her parents and parents-in-law – as well as her friends who helped care for her two children, five-year-old Jack and two-year-old Neve. 

‘Finally, to my husband, Matt [Tooker]. Thank you for making it all possible. For the constant sacrifices you made – big and small,’ she concluded.

‘My heart is so full! Goodbye and thank you, Home and Away.’

Last week, Penny told Who magazine she decided to leave to focus on her singing career and spend more time with her family.

She said she was happy with the way her character’s storyline ends – a dream wedding and move to London.

Content: She recently she was happy with the way her character's storyline ends - a dream wedding and move to London

Content: She recently she was happy with the way her character’s storyline ends – a dream wedding and move to London

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