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Johnny Ruffo's Rise to Fame

Johnny Ruffo is an Australian singer, actor, and TV presenter best known for his role in the popular soap opera, Home and Away. He was born on March 8th, 1988, in Western Australia and raised in a musical family. Johnny started performing in talent shows at a young age and became a breakdancer before starting a career in music.

In 2011, Johnny rose to fame after winning the third season of The X Factor Australia. He signed a recording contract and released his debut single, "On Top," which reached number 14 on the ARIA Charts. Johnny soon became a household name for his talent and good looks. He joined the cast of Home and Away in 2013 and played the character Chris Harrington until 2016.

Johnny Ruffo's Battle with Cancer

In August 2017, at the age of 29, Johnny was diagnosed with brain cancer. He underwent surgery to remove the tumor and subsequently received chemotherapy and radiation treatments. Johnny documented his cancer journey on social media and raised awareness about the disease, inspiring many with his positivity and strength.

Despite his battle with cancer, Johnny continued to pursue his passion for music and released several singles, including "Broken Glass" and "Timber" in 2018. He also resumed his acting career, appearing in the TV series, Aussie Lobster Men, and the film, Two Heads Creek. Johnny's resilience and determination have made him an inspiration to many and he remains a beloved figure in the Australian entertainment industry.

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