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The Border Mail has an article entitled "Kelly A Role to Die for" in which it details about Michael Beattie's final portrayal of Ned Kelly.
From the article:
When retiring Ned Kelly actor Michael Beattie began using “the old stuff in the bottle” to dye his greying beard back to its original brown he knew his time playing the iconic bushranger, dead at just 25, was coming to an end.
Mr Beattie, 42, was sentenced “be hanged from the neck” for the last time yesterday in front of a packed Beechworth court at the Ned Kelly weekend.
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