By Leonie Wood
Steve Vizard had all of it: wealth, repute and gear, in equivalent and ambitious proportions . . .Once a well-liked, fast-quipping television comic and Gold Logie winner, a attorney and much-loved kin guy who had even been topped 'Father of the Year', Vizard had turn into a relied on group hero. at the forums of numerous businesses, together with Telstra, Vizard all for each element of public and company lifestyles. and during the charitable Vizard origin, he used to be noticeable to foster paintings and different strong causes.Then a few curious cheque transactions and the invention of six mysterious work in Vizard's own files prompted investigations into Vizard's former bookkeeper, Roy Hilliard, who, it became out, had swindled with regards to $3 million from Vizard over numerous years. yet Hilliard knew plenty of secrets and techniques approximately his previous boss, and whilst confronted with legal fees he hit again tough, accusing the businessman of unlawful proportion offers and extra. He portrayed Vizard as a grasp of deception whose public photograph used to be a charade; Hilliard depicted himself as only the businessman's dupe. Vizard, even if, observed it very differently.In this compelling tale of Vizard's fall from grace, Leonie wooden seeks to discover the fellow in the back of the general public personality, and to reply to the query at the lips of many: why did he do it? was once it greed, audacity or sheer stupidity? And what can we fairly find out about Steve Vizard?