Thursday, July 25, 2019

Boxing legend Barry McGuigan loses 33-year old actress daughter to cancer

The daughter of boxing legend Barry McGuigan has died aged 33 after a 'brief but brave' battle with cancer, her family revealed yesterday.

Danika McGuigan, who worked as an actress, passed away in the early hours of tuesday morning surrounded by her 'devastated' family.

She had starred in films including Philomena, Mammal and Wildlife and was known as Nika McGuigan in her professional work.

Tributes have been pouring in for the young actress, who attended Princess Anne's old school Benenden in Kent before completing a drama degree in Dublin.