My Aussie Actors List!

Hi, these R sum of my fav Aussie actors whether it be in movies or tv :o) Enjoy!
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1.
“ Asher Keddie Nina Proudman in Offspring (TV)
Congrats to Asher for winning Gold at our 2013 Logies ” - no_goanna
 
2.
Deborah Mailman
She was educated at the Queensland University of Technology (she majored in drama), her theatre work includes the all aboriginal Sydney Theatre Company production of A Midsummer Night's Dream, the Sydney Belvoir Street Theatre production of The Small Poppies and the touring production of Seven Stages of Grieving...
“ Debbie is also in Offspring as a nurse (TV) ” - no_goanna
 
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“ Kat plays Nina's sister Billie Proudman in Offspring (TV) ” - no_goanna
 
4.
Rebel Wilson
Rebel Wilson was born in Sydney, Australia. She trained at the Australian Theatre for Young People and at Second City in the US. After a successful stage and television career in Australia, this writer/actress/producer now focuses on feature film projects in the United States and is perhaps most known for her breakthrough roles in the films Bridesmaids and Pitch Perfect.
“ Rebel stated her career in TV as Toula in Fat Pizza, Played different characters in the Wedge and in movies played Becky in Bachelorette and heaps more. Rebel is just an amazing and very funny and talented Aussie Bogan! :o) TV/Movies) ” - no_goanna
 
5.
Toni Collette
Toni Collette is an Academy Award-nominated Australian actress, best known for her roles in The Sixth Sense and Little Miss Sunshine. Collette was born Toni Collett (she later added an "e") on November 1, 1972, in Blacktown, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. She is the first of three children of Judith (Cook)...
“ I loved Toni as Muriel Heslop in Muriel's Wedding cause I could relate to her character, also Toni played Lynn Sear in The Sixth Sense with Bruce Willis and good ol Shaz in Mental and a heap more movie. (Movies) ” - no_goanna
 
6.
“ My fav characters Jesse has played are Billy Kennedy in Neighbours and Dr. Robert Chase in House (TV) ” - no_goanna
 
7.
Jack Thompson
Australian actor Jack Thompson was born John Hadley Payne on August 31, 1940 in Manly, New South Wales, a suburb of Sydney. Outside of Oz, he is best known for his appearances in The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith, Breaker Morant, The Man from Snowy River, Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil and Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones. 'Breaker' Morant in which he played a military defense attorney defending three soldiers accused of murder during the Boer War...
“ Back in the 80s I loved Jack as Clancy in The Man from Snowy River (movies) ” - no_goanna
 
8.
Paul Hogan
Paul Hogan became a worldwide success with his irresistible comic performance in Crocodile Dundee, which he created and co-wrote. This earned him a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor as well as an Academy Award nomination (for Best Screenplay). The versatile actor got his start in Australian television in a recurring role as comic relief on A Current Affair...
“ What can I say, What a career Paul has had and what really made him famous I think was the Crocodile Dundee movies and I also loved watching him as himself in The Paul Hogan Show (TV/Movies) ” - no_goanna
 
9.
“ In my opinion Michael was best as Dr. Wilder in The Animal with Rob Schneider and played Ralph Williams in Strange BedFellows with Paul Hogan, both funny movies. (TV/Movies) ” - no_goanna
 
10.
“ In my opinion Ernie found his stardom really in Crocodile Dundee 2 as Charlie and he played different chacters is a Aussie comedy show called Fast Forward which one one of my fav shows in the late 80s (TV/Movies) ” - no_goanna
 
11.
“ Stefan is an awesome but mean character as Paul on Neighbours where he is well known from.
Paul his character hes played for many many years can be heartless but he still makes the show interesting (TV) ” - no_goanna
 
12.
“ Ray's much love character as ALF in Home and Away is bonza and Ray is an original cast member. Home and Away wouldn't be the same without Alf Stewart :o) (TV) ” - no_goanna
 
13.
Steve Irwin
Camera and Electrical Department, Iron Man 2
“ Steve's movie role as himself was in The Crocodile Hunter: Collision Course which was so funny..............RIP Steve, we'll always miss U! (Movies) ” - no_goanna
 
14.
John Wood
'The mind of an artist, the body of a labourer' is the way a CES vocational guidance officer described John Wood in the 1960s - and promptly sent him off to start a job as a brickie's labourer! While they're words John has never forgotten, he's certainly proven them wrong. Born in Melbourne in 1946 into a working class family...
“ John's character in Rafferty Rules was Michael Rafferty and Senior Sargent Tom Croydon in Blue Heelers (TV) ” - no_goanna
 
15.
“ Played Mr. Randel in Are You Being Served in the early 80s, Stanley Wolfe in City Homicide and Jim Christie in Tricky Business, himself in Hey Hey, It's Saturday Night and Thank God You're Here. (TV) ” - no_goanna
 
16.
“ Samara is a beautiful girl and a lovely actor as Indi in Home and Away (TV) ” - no_goanna
 
17.
Stephen Peacocke
Stephen's an Australian actor known for Home and Away, Hercules: The Thracian Wars, Whisky Tango Foxtrot and Me Before You. He grew up in Dubbo in Central Western New South Wales, worked as a Jackaroo on a large scale sheep & cattle station west of Bourke and graduated from the University of Newcastle with a degree in Communications...
“ An up coming Aussie actor, Stephen's character as Brax in Home and Away and also winning the Silver Logie in 2013 (TV) ” - no_goanna
 
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“ An up coming Aussie actor, Dan's character as Brax's brother in Home and Away is Heath (TV) ” - no_goanna
 
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“ Robert was great as Phil Andrews in Neighbours and Sid Walker in Home and Away and more (TV/Movies ” - no_goanna
 
20.
Shaun Micallef
First appeared on ABC TV's Theatre Sports in the team "Get Her" with Francis Greenslade. Other teams featured Andrew Denton, George Kapiniaris and Ross Williams.
“ Shaun's one of the best and one of my fav Aussie comedian and actor.
Shaun played himself in Full Frontal, Micallef Tonight, Talkin' 'Bout Your Generation and Shaun Micallef's Mad as Hell. All awesome shows and Shaun is so funny! (TV) ” - no_goanna
 
21.
Charles Cottier
Following Home and Away, Charles joined the main cast of the Emmy and Rose d'Or nominated TV series Please Like Me, where he played the role of Patrick. Recently he has been seen playing a supporting role in Australian television series' 'Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries' and 'Wanted', and will star in the lead role in the upcoming feature film 'Cooped Up'.
“ One of my fav actors in Home and Away these days is Dexter Walker played by Charles, Dex is such a geeky character and a lover not a hater :o) lol (TV) ” - no_goanna
 
22.
“ Axle was going through Australian Idol up to grand final back in 2003, but he was playing Liam Murphy in Home and Away until recently (TV) ” - no_goanna
 
23.
Eric Bana
Actor, Star Trek
Eric Bana was born Eric Banadinovic on August 9, 1968, in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. He is the younger of two brothers. His father, named Ivan Banadinovic, came from Zagreb, Croatia, and worked as a manager for Caterpillar Inc. His mother, named Eleanor Banadinovic, came from a German family and was a hairdresser...
“ I loved Eric in Full Frontal playing different characters, he was sooooo funny. He also played Bruce Banner in Hulk and Lotto in the Nugget (TV/Movies) ” - no_goanna
 
24.
Alan Fletcher
Actor, Neighbours
Alan Fletcher began his career on the stage at Perth's Hole in the Wall Theatre, before moving to the Perth Theatre Company at the National Theatre, Western Australia, where he worked opposite such great talents as Warren Mitchell, Honor Blackman, Tom Stoppard, Bill Kerr and Tim Brooke-Taylor...
“ Alan plays Dr Karl Kennedy on Neighbours currently, since 87 hes played Greg Cooper, Karl Kennedy and finally Dr Karl Kennedy. (TV) ” - no_goanna
 
25.
Luke Mitchell
Originally wanting to be a professional tennis player, Luke began his acting career in Melbourne, Australia. He trained at the Film & Television Studio International and traveled around Australia with international entertainment company, Sudden Impact Entertainment. In his first professional acting role he played the part of Chris Knight in the long running soap...
“ Luke was made popular in Home and Away playing Romeo the cool surfer dude and Indi's hubby until recently.........I wonder if he will ever come back! (TV) ” - no_goanna
 
26.
Martin Sacks
Martin Sacks has worked in Film, Television and Theatre for over thirty years. Having studied acting at the prestigious Stella Adler Acting School in New York, Martin has appeared in many varied film and television roles including the feature films 'Emoh Ruo', 'Slate, Wyn and Me', 'Love in Limbo' with Russell Crowe...
“ One of my fav shows in the 90z was Blue Heelers, and 1 of my fav actors was Martin......... what a awesome show, ahhhh I miss it and PJ.
Martin was also in the new Prisoner called Wentworth and Martin was awesome in that show too. ” - no_goanna
 
27.
“ William was another fav Blue Heeler of mine with his saying "Right O" to just about everything................another awesome Aussie actor! ” - no_goanna
 
28.
John Wood
'The mind of an artist, the body of a labourer' is the way a CES vocational guidance officer described John Wood in the 1960s - and promptly sent him off to start a job as a brickie's labourer! While they're words John has never forgotten, he's certainly proven them wrong. Born in Melbourne in 1946 into a working class family...
“ Here is my 1st fav Blue Heeler and of course its.............its........John Wood!
Go the Aussie Actors!
I watch John in Rafferty's Rules in the late 80z just to watch John performn. ” - no_goanna
 
29.
Lisa McCune
Actress, Blue Heelers
Lisa was born on the 17th of February, 1971 and grew up in Perth, Australia. She entered WAAPA (West Australian Academy of Performing Arts) and graduated in 1990 at the age of 19 with a musical degree. Moving over to Melbourne, after a short lived stay in Sydney when Lisa was awarded the Coles contract (Lisa starred on advertisements on television and in the newspapers)...
“ Another cool actor is Lisa yet another fav Blue Heeler! :o) ” - no_goanna