Barry Humphries looks relaxed after son drops surname

On Tuesday it was revealed that Oscar Humphries publicly declared that he is dropping his illustrious surname over an inheritance dispute. 

And on Wednesday his father Barry Humphries, most famous for his lilac-haired alter ego Dame Edna Everage, looked as relaxed as can be during a day at the races.

The 83-year-old appeared in good spirits as he watched the horse Dante Rossetti race at Warwick Farm Racecourse in Sydney.

No worries? On Tuesday it was revealed that Oscar Humphries publicly declared that he is dropping his illustrious surname over an inheritance 

No worries? On Tuesday it was revealed that Oscar Humphries publicly declared that he is dropping his illustrious surname over an inheritance 

The racehorse is part owned by the entertainer's wife, Lizzie Spender.    

Beaming as the race got underway, the veteran actor and comedian was dressed in a gentlemanly pale olive suit with a purple tie and matching pocket square.

He exuded old world charm as she leaned against the fence, holding what appeared to be a form guide, and a formal hat sitting atop his head. 

Barry was all smiles as he posed alongside his wife and Gai Waterhouse with their proud steed in the background.

The The Adventures of Barry McKenzie star was a touch more sombre as he left he grounds, his hands in his pockets and his eyes downcast. 

Relaxed: And on Wednesday his father Barry Humphries, most famous for his lilac-haired alter ego Dame Edna Everage, looked as relaxed as can be during a day at the races

Relaxed: And on Wednesday his father Barry Humphries, most famous for his lilac-haired alter ego Dame Edna Everage, looked as relaxed as can be during a day at the races

The 83-year-old appeared in good spirits as he watched the horse Dante Rossetti race at Warwick Farm Racecourse in Sydney

The 83-year-old appeared in good spirits as he watched the horse Dante Rossetti race at Warwick Farm Racecourse in Sydney

Horsing around: He was all smiles posing alongside his wife and Gai Waterhouse with their proud steed in the background

Horsing around: He was

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