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Georgie Parker as Roo Stewart in 2014.

Ruth Martha "Roo" Stewart is a character in Home And Away who first appeared in Episode 3 (20 January 1988). She is the daughter of Alf Stewart. Roo was originally played by Justine Clarke from January 1988 to Episode 345 (7 Jul 1989) and since 2010 has been played by Logie award winning actor Georgie Parker.

BiographyEdit

BackstoryEdit

Ruth Martha Stewart was born in 1970 to Alf Stewart and Martha Stewart nee Baldivis. Roo grew up in Summer Bay and attended school with Alison Patterson and Steven Matheson. Roo gained a manipulative side. Roo is probably related to Mervin Baldivis, who shares her mothers maiden name, he may be her grandfather, this has never been confirmed.

1988-1989Edit

Roo Stewart was a schoolgirl in January 1988 when she s
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Roo in 1988, played by Justine Clarke.

tarted dating Frank Morgan. Roo's father Alf Stewart initially disagreed, thinking Frank was leading Roo astray but soon softened towards their relationship as he knew Frank was good for her. Roo's school enemy was Bobby Simpson and Alison Patterson. Roo was sent to boarding school in early 1988 and there she met Brett Macklin who got her pregnant. She lied about the conception dates to make Frank Morgan believe he was the father so he would marry her. However she bottled out on their wedding day and told him the truth. Roo and Bobby fought like cat and dog and never knew until 1989 that her arch enemy was her first cousin as Bobby was the illegitimate daughter of Roo's paternal aunt Morag Bellingham, her dad's sister.

2010-Edit

Roo returned in 2010 after 21 years away. She was now 40.

Memorable infoEdit

Birthday: 1970

Full Name: Ruth Martha Stewart

Nicknames: Roo

In Episode 85 (13 May 1988) Roo's middle name was revealed.

TriviaEdit

Roo first appeared in Episode 3, on the 20th January 1988, which was technically the 4th episode of the show, counting the movie length pilot. There is some debate as to whether Roo is an original character as the pilot was filmed in July 1987, and the regualr series begun filming that October. By then, Justine Clarke had been cast as Roo.

FamilyEdit

Father Alf Stewart

Mother Martha Stewart (ne Baldivis)

Siblings Duncan Stewart, Quinn Jackson, Owen Dalby, (all half, same father)

Grandfathers Gordon Stewart, Mervin Baldivis

Grandmothers Sarah Jane Stewart, Mrs Baldivis

Great grandfathers Angus Stewart

Spouse

Children Martha MacKenzie (1988)

Cousins

See also Edit

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