Photographer Richard Simpkin on Michael Hutchence: “He took me under his wing”


Richard Simpkin (Image courtesy of newhollandpublishers)

November 22nd marked the 18th anniversary of INXS frontman Michael Hutchence passing. Richard Simpkin (now an award-winning photographer) who befriended the INXS frontman back in 1990 has released a book which is a collection of photographs and memorabilia taken by himself over the years that they were together as a tribute for Michael, the Hutchence family and fans.




Meeting him “was a very encouraging and warm experience…” says James Franco super fan, Macy Armstrong


Macy with James Franco at ‘Spring Breakers’ Premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival, September 2012. (Courtesy of Macy Armstrong)