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Notoriously private Kath and Kim star Gina Riley, 59, looks almost unrecognisable as she resurfaces

Look at moi! Notoriously private Kath & Kim star Gina Riley, 59, is almost unrecognisable as she poses with her husband and daughter for a rare family photo

Actress and comedian Gina Riley is best known for playing spoiled daughter Kim Craig in the popular Australian sitcom Kath & Kim.

And the notoriously private star, 59, resurfaced over the Christmas holidays when she was pictured in a rare family photo on Instagram.

Gina, who tends to keep her private life off social media, posed alongside her husband, producer Rick McKenna, and their daughter, actress Maggie McKenna.

Look at moi! Notoriously private Kath & Kim star Gina Riley (left, with Jane Turner) resurfaced over the Christmas holidays when she was pictured in a rare family photo on Instagram

Maggie, 21, who is making waves in the musical theatre world, shared a photo of herself with her parents over the Christmas break.

The picture was later reposted to a Kath & Kim Facebook fan page, called Da Kath & Kim Appreciation Society.

In the image, a smiling Gina shows off her lighter hair as she poses in a blue patterned dress, a long cardigan and green sneakers.

She's back! Gina, who tends to keep her private life off social media, posed alongside her husband, producer Rick McKenna, and their daughter, actress Maggie McKenna

She’s back! Gina, who tends to keep her private life off social media, posed alongside her husband, producer Rick McKenna, and their daughter, actress Maggie McKenna

She looks worlds away from her character on the show, Kim, who is known for her long brunette hair, gaudy makeup and ‘hornbag’ fashion.

‘Oh haaii… Gina Riley is now rocking the grey/silver hair better than Trude,’ one fan commented on the photo, referring to Gina and Jane’s other characters in the show, snooty store clerks Prue and Trude.

The image clearly thrilled fans, gaining more than 800 likes.

World's away: She looks worlds away from her character on the show, Kim Craig (left), who is known for her long brunette hair, gaudy makeup and 'hornbag' fashion

World’s away: She looks worlds away from her character on the show, Kim Craig (left), who is known for her long brunette hair, gaudy makeup and ‘hornbag’ fashion

Family: Maggie, who is making waves in the musical theatre world, shared a picture of herself with her parents over the Christmas break. She also shared this picture of her parents back in 2018

Family: Maggie, who is making waves in the musical theatre world, shared a picture of herself with her parents over the Christmas break. She also shared this picture of her parents back in 2018

Kath & Kim, which ran on the ABC and Channel Seven from 2002 to 2007, also starred Jane Turner, Glenn Robbins, Magda Szubanski and Peter Rowsthorn. 

The sitcom produced two spin-off movies: Da Kath & Kim Code (2005) and Kath and Kimderella (2012).

In September 2018, Magda and Jane spoke about the possibility of a reboot, but admitted it would need to be modernised to reflect the current trends and culture. 

Iconic: Kath and Kim also starred the likes of Jane Turner, Glenn Robbins, Magda Szubanski and Peter Rowsthorn and ran from 2002 - 2007

Iconic: Kath and Kim also starred the likes of Jane Turner, Glenn Robbins, Magda Szubanski and Peter Rowsthorn and ran from 2002 – 2007

‘Never say never,’ Magda told TV Week,. 

Jane, who co-created the series with Gina, added: ‘It would be very different now.’

‘There are always funny new trends and things Kath and Kim could put their spin on, which would be fun to do.’

Will it make a comeback? Back in September 2018, Magda and Jane spoke about the possibility of a reboot, but admitted it would need to be modernised to reflect the current trends and culture

Will it make a comeback? Back in September 2018, Magda and Jane spoke about the possibility of a reboot, but admitted it would need to be modernised to reflect the current trends and culture

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