Paul Hogan has reportedly made plans to move back to Australia after his favorite grandson announced his move to Los Angeles.
Miley Hogan, the 83-year-old granddaughter of the actor, will soon move from Sydney to California after being promoted to 7News US correspondent.
Miley was previously a correspondent-at-large for the network and fill-in host for Sunrise.
She is said to be looking forward to a “fresh start” in Los Angeles after her recent controversy when she made an off-color joke about Australian cricketer Glenn McGrath.
The fact that her grandfather lives in Venice Beach means that she will have family in the area, and she hopes to visit him often.
Reportedly, Paul Hogan (L) has made plans to move back to Australia after his favorite grandchild announced she was moving to Los Angeles. His granddaughter Miley Hogan (R) will soon move from Sydney to California after being promoted to 7News US correspondent.
“After the drama surrounding a now infamous Glenn McGrath joke that went wrong, Miley wants to start over in the US, especially since her grandfather is there,” said a source. woman’s Day.
They added, “Having Miley in his home would really give Paul a reason to live his best life and she wants to spend as much time with him as possible.”
Paul revealed last year that he was desperate to spend his final years in Australia after a debilitating condition ravaged his health and made him too weak to carry out basic tasks on his own.
Miley was previously a correspondent-at-large for the network and fill-in host for Sunrise. She is said to be looking forward to a ‘fresh start’ in Los Angeles after the recent controversy surrounding her when she made an off-color joke about Australian cricketer Glenn McGrath.
The Crocodile Dundee star suffered muscle wasting and massive weight loss after being diagnosed with retroperitoneal fibrosis, a disorder in which widespread inflammation and scar tissue develop in the abdominal cavity.
Discuss his condition with current affair Host Tracy Grimshaw – her last interview before leaving the flagship Nine show after 17 years – revealed Paul had a benign growth wrapping around his abdominal aorta and pressing on his kidney.
He admitted that the devastating effect on his health had him itching to leave the $3.5 million Venice Beach home he shares with son Chance, 24, and return to the relative calm of his homeland.
The fact that her grandfather lives in Venice Beach means she will have family in the area, and she hopes to visit him frequently, Woman’s Day reports.
Although he’s desperate to go home to Australia with his health failing, Paul said he can’t leave his son Chance — his only child with ex-wife Linda Kozlowski — alone in California.
He said “I’m not where I’m supposed to be, but I’m not allowed to complain about anything”.
You have been blessed with such a gifted life. I’ve been through so many wonderful things that have happened to me that I didn’t deserve so I shouldn’t be complaining, but, yeah, ideally, I’d rather be back in Sydney because I miss the rest of my family there.
Paul revealed last year that he was desperate to spend his final years in Australia after a debilitating condition ravaged his health and left him too weak to carry out basic tasks on his own.
Paul revealed a month ago that he felt homesick for years after the neighborhood of Venice Beach around his home became a magnet for homeless people.
‘I miss the people and the atmosphere – and there’s something you can’t quite put your finger on,’ he said, ‘but there’s something about Australia that’s friendlier and more laid-back’ The Daily Telegraph.
“Doesn’t take itself too seriously – there is no arrogance like in other places.”
In an interview with Sunrise in 2021, Hogan said he wanted to leave his life in America behind.
Crocodile Dundee remains Australia’s most commercially successful film of all time
What is retroperitoneal fibrosis?
Retroperitoneal fibrosis is a disorder in which inflammation and extensive scar tissue (fibrosis) occur in the back of the abdominal cavity, behind the membrane surrounding the digestive organs (the peritoneum).
Retroperitoneal fibrosis can occur at any age but appears most frequently between the ages of 40 and 60.
Symptoms include lower back pain, kidney failure, high blood pressure, and deep vein thrombosis. *
* Information taken from Medline Plus
“I feel very homesick,” he said. I live in Los Angeles County, which has a population of 10 million people and half of them have covid. So do I feel homesick? You bet your life.
Paul moved to Los Angeles in 2005 with his then love interest and former co-star Linda Kozlowski, whom he met on the set of Crocodile Dundee.
He left his first wife, Noelene, to pursue an affair with the much younger Linda, now 64, and they married in 1990.
In 2014, she filed for divorce but the two are said to still be on good terms and live in the same neighborhood while raising their son.
Hogan was photographed with his second wife, Linda Kozlowski, in Beverly Hills, California, in 2000. The couple divorced in 2014 after 25 years together.