Cal Wilson, 53 was a New Zealander stand-up comedian, author, and presenter who was survived by her Husband Chris, and her son Digby.
Cal Wilson, a New Zealander-based Australian comedian, author, radio and television presenter passed away at the age of 53. Born on 5 October 1970 in Camperdown, New South Wales, she received her education in Christchurch and completed a Bachelor of Arts degree at the University of Canterbury. She was married to Chris Woods, who they had a son Digby, and they were together until Wilson's death.
After her career, Wilson co-founded the Court Jesters improv group in 1990 and won the World Theatresports title in Los Angeles in 1994. She transitioned to stand-up comedy and won the Billy Td in 1997. She appeared on various Australian comedy shows, wrote the screenplay for the New Zealand sitcom Willy Nilly, and appeared in the eighth series of the Australian version of Dancing with the Stars. Cal Wilson's parents are Murry Gauge Wilson and Audree Wilson.She also co-hosted the drive-time radio show The Akmal Show with Cal Wilson in 2007 and Mornings on Nova 100 in 2009. Cal Wilson's death comes as a shock to the world, as she was a beloved figure in the entertainment industry.
Following her demise, tributes have been shared beneath the Instagram post announcing Wilson's death.
Rebel Wilson wrote; “This is so tragic and my heart goes out to Cal's family. I was very very lucky to work with Cal on multiple projects, especially over the last few years where she wrote brilliant material for me. She was amazingly talented and amazingly kind”
Dylan Alcott, former Australian of the Year, wrote: “Absolutely devastating. Cal, you are such a beautiful person who always had time for everyone. Was always a pleasure anytime I got to work next to you.”
Grant Denyer wrote; “Oh my goodness. I'm shaking. I can't believe what I'm reading. How unbelievably sad. The most tender, kind, generous, and talented performer I've ever had the pleasure to work alongside. This is devastating. Her poor family. Love you Cal… thanks for everything. You are very special”
Cal Wilson Son Age: Does Cal Wilson has a Son.
Cal Wilson was blessed with a son, Digby from her union with Chris Woods. The family lived in Sunshine, a suburb of Melbourne. Digby has a low-profile life, however much about him is unavailable.