Scott Major has left his role as Lucas Fitzgerald on the Australian soap opera Neighbours, it has been confirmed. The actor, best known for playing the role of the mechanic on the show since 2008 has already filmed his final scenes.
Cast and crew celebrated the end of Fitzgerald's five-year stint on the show with a party on Friday evening (June 28). A spokesperson for the show which airs over here on C5 confirmed that Major will be departing screens but with his on-screen exit still a long while off, details of how he leaves will be kept under wraps.
It is also not known whether his on-screen partner Alin Sumarwata (Vanessa Villante) will remain with the show after Lucas has left the show. A show insider revealed: ''There's a big few months ahead for Lucas. After so many ups and downs with Vanessa, it'll be interesting to see whether the couple get a happy ending or if there's more heartbreak in store."