Actress Kym Valentine – who was last seen in Neighbours back in 2011 – will appear in a special three-week guest role, joining her on-screen parents Jackie Woodburne (who plays Susan Kennedy) and Alan Fletcher (Karl Kennedy).Although Valentine has previously used Twitter to encourage Neighbours bosses to script her return, the move might come as a surprise to fans.The much-loved character, played by Alan Fletcher, was missing from the soap after a mysterious replacement took over his medical job. Telly favourite Dr Karl placed tenth in a 2009 poll by Loaded magazine for "Top Soap Bloke", voted third the following year as "Most Popular Doctor". Until a settlement was reached in November last year, the 36-year-old actress was embroiled in a legal battle with production company Freemantle Media Australia, seeking compensation for sex and disability discrimination.Speaking about her imminent return to the long-running soap, Valentine said, "I'm really looking forward to catching up with old friends at Neighbours, as well as getting to know many of the new cast. Do you want to tell us what’s going on with Susan and new teacher Finn in…
Libby's storylines have included being involved in a motorbike accident, the loss of her husband Drew Kirk, giving birth to Ben, getting married to Daniel Fitzgerald and subsequently separating from him.
Elizabeth Grace "Libby" Kennedy (also Kennedy-Fitzgerald) is a fictional character from the Australian soap opera Neighbours, played by Kym Valentine.
She made her first on-screen appearance on 3 October 1994 and departed on 5 November 2004, returning briefly for a single episode on 27 July 2005, before returning on 12 November 2007.
Cheryl was born to Hector and Marlene Kratz (Moya O'Sullivan) in 1950.
When Cheryl was eleven years old, Marlene left Hector to raise her and her brother, Patrick (Shane Porteous).
The loved-up pair share their very first smooch, completely unaware that they could be related.