Johnny Ruffo has just undergone surgery to get a brain tumour removed

By Emily Whitham August 10, 2017

“Hoping for a positive result”

Australia is rallying around former-Home And Away actor Johnny Ruffo, who has just undergone surgery to get a brain tumour removed.

Ruffo is renowned for being a “triple threat” - an amazing dancer, successful singer and actor - first coming onto the scene in 2011 as an X-Factor finalist.

Taking to social media today, Ruffo posted a pic, post-op with the caption:

“Some things in life really put things into perspective, hoping for a positive result, keep me in your thoughts x”

Fans left comments of encouragement for Ruffo:

“Strength and healing to you. Safe recovery to you.”

“In our thoughts and prayers darling friend. Get well soon honey.”

“Hope your are okay Johnny and get better soon!!”

We are sending positive thoughts to Johnny at this tough time! 

Image: Johnny Ruffo/Instagram