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1. Jai Courtney Jai Courtney Actor, A Good Day to Die Hard
2. Yvonne Strahovski Yvonne Strahovski Actress, Killer Elite Yvonne was born and raised in Australia. Her parents were Polish immigrants. She attended the Santa Sabina College for her high school education. She then went on to study Performance at the University of Western Sydney's School of Contemporary Arts, graduating in 2003. Shortly afterwards, she landed her first role on television in an episode of Fear Factory...
3. Hugh Jackman Hugh Jackman Actor, The Prestige Born in Sydney, to English parents, and the youngest of five children, Jackman has a communications degree with a journalism major from the University of Technology Sydney. After graduating, he pursued drama at the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts, immediately after which he was offered a starring role in the ABC-TV prison drama Correlli...
4. Rose Byrne Rose Byrne Actress, X-Men: First Class Rose was born in Sydney, Australia. She landed her first role in a movie, Dallas Doll, when she was 15 years old. Since then, Rose has appeared in a variety of Australian televisions shows including Heartbreak High, Echo Point, and the film Two Hands alongside Heath Ledger. After this...
5. Poppy Montgomery Poppy Montgomery Actress, Magic Beyond Words: The JK Rowling Story Poppy Montgomery has found success and prominence by playing the dramatic role of FBI agent Samantha Spade in the popular TV series Without a Trace. Her gorgeous image can often be found in many men's magazines. Montgomery was born with the name Poppy Petal Donahue. She was raised in her native Sydney, Australia. Since the age of 12, Poppy had a near obsession with cultural icon Marilyn Monroe...
6. Rebel Wilson Rebel Wilson Actress, Pitch Perfect
7. Sharni Vinson Sharni Vinson Actress, You're Next Sharni Vinson was born in Sydney, Australia and grew up on Cronulla Beach. She began singing, dancing and acting at a young age, as a third generation performer in her family. At the age of 12, she enrolled as a student in the Brent Street School of Performing Arts where she trained for the next 10 years...
8. Phoebe Tonkin Phoebe Tonkin Actress, Tomorrow, When the War Began Phoebe Jane Elizabeth Tonkin was born in Sydney, Australia. Tonkin is an actress and model, starring on TV shows like "H2O: Just Add Water" (2006) where she played the character Cleo Sertori, Faye Chamberlain on The Secret Circle, and Fiona Maxwell on Tomorrow, When the War Began. She has also made appearances on shows like Packed to the Rafters as Lexi...
9. Toni Collette Toni Collette Actress, The Sixth Sense Toni Collette is an Academy Award-nominated Australian actress best known for her roles in The Sixth Sense and Little Miss Sunshine. She was born on November 1, 1972, in Blacktown, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. She is the first of three children born to Bob Collette, a truck driver, and Judy Collette...
10. Miranda Kerr Miranda Kerr Self, The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show Miranda May Kerr was born in Sydney and raised in the small town of Gunnedah to John and Therese Kerr. Kerr's paternal grandmother lived on a farm, where she "raced motorbikes and rode horses." Her parents later moved the family to Brisbane when she and her younger brother Matthew were teenagers. She...
11. Julian McMahon Julian McMahon Actor, Fantastic Four Julian McMahon is the second of three children born to Sir Billy McMahon and Lady Sonia McMahon. The late Sir William was the former Prime Minister of Australia. Julian started a Bachelor of Arts degree at the University of Wollongong, but after more time spent in the University bar than at classes...
12. Ryan Kwanten Ryan Kwanten Actor, Strange Love Audiences across the globe know Ryan Kwanten as "Jason Stackhouse", the highly-sexed town heartthrob on True Blood. Though he plays the quintessential Southern bad boy, Ryan is a native of Australia and was born and bred in Sydney. He is the eldest of three brothers and, though both of his younger siblings were performers at early ages...
13. David Wenham David Wenham Actor, 300
14. Indiana Evans Indiana Evans Actress, Blue Lagoon: The Awakening
15. Claudia Black Claudia Black Actress, Pitch Black
16. Peta Wilson Peta Wilson Actress, The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen With her distinctive voice, ultra-intense eyes and statuesque frame, Peta Wilson probably could have carried her breakout television show, "La Femme Nikita," on looks alone. Such was television in 1997. But when viewers realized that this killer- with-a-killer body could actually act, the show became the highest-rated drama on cable...
17. Rod Taylor Rod Taylor Actor, 101 Dalmatians Suave and handsome Australian actor who came to Hollywood in the 1950s, and built himself up from a supporting actor into taking the lead in several well-remembered movies. Arguably his most fondly remembered role was that as George (Herbert George Wells), the inventor, in George Pal's spectacular The Time Machine...
18. Elle Macpherson Elle Macpherson Self, Miss Universe 2001
19. Jacqueline McKenzie Jacqueline McKenzie Actress, Deep Blue Sea
20. Chris Lilley Chris Lilley Writer, Episode #1.1
21. Tabrett Bethell Tabrett Bethell Actress, Dhoom: 3 Tabrett Bethell is a talented Australian film, television, model and theater actress. Prior to her acting career, she worked as a cheerleader for the NRL (National Rugby League) Cronulla Sharks. She was also a model for the Chadwick Model Agency in Australia. Bethell trained at Australia's Leading Film and TV School Screenwise...
22. Keir O'Donnell Keir O'Donnell Actor, Wedding Crashers O'Donnell was born on 8 November 1978, in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia to an Australian father of Irish descent and an English mother. He grew up in the suburb of St. Ives, outside of Sydney. When he was eight years old he and his family moved to Harvard, Massachusetts, United States. He has one sibling...
23. Christopher Egan Christopher Egan Actor, Resident Evil: Extinction A native of Sydney, Australia, Christopher Egan attended high school at Sydney's McDonald College School of Performing Art and honed his skills at the Sydney Festival Dance School, where he trained in singing, dancing and acting with Kick Performance Group. His performances in "Les Miserables" and "West Side Story" at Sydney's Zenith Theatre displayed his bright future as an actor...
24. Cassandra Harris Cassandra Harris Actress, For Your Eyes Only
25. Bryan Brown Bryan Brown Actor, Cocktail
26. Jacki Weaver Jacki Weaver Actress, Silver Linings Playbook
27. Natalie Imbruglia Natalie Imbruglia Actress, Johnny English Natalie Jane Imbruglia was born on Tuesday February 4th 1975 in Sydney, Australia. She grew up in a small beach town on the New South Wales coast called Berkeley Vale. At the age of 2 she began dancing, and then moved into a special academy to dance six days a week. She got her first job as a TV extra on Japanese bubble gun commercial as a 'Pinnacle Princess'...
28. Peter Weir Peter Weir Director, Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World
29. Michael Hutchence Michael Hutchence Soundtrack, Face/Off Michael Hutchence is one of the greatest singers and performers in Australia's history, with a career that spanned 20 years. Born to Kelland Hutchence and Patricia Hutchence (a film and television make-up artist), Michael was the second of three children. He grew up in Hong Kong, USA, and Australia, and often hung out with his mother on film sets...
30. Ella Scott Lynch Ella Scott Lynch Actress, Shine
31. Gia Carides Gia Carides Actress, Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me Gia Carides has been working as an actress since age 12 in film and in theatre. She has been nomminated twice for her work, in Strictly Ballroom (Best Actress in a Supporting Role AFI Awards) and Brilliant Lies (Best Actress in a Leading Role AFI Awards).She has appeared in as many American films as Australian films, and continues to work in both countries.
32. Tim Pocock Tim Pocock Actor, X-Men Origins: Wolverine
33. Anna Skellern Anna Skellern Actress, The Descent: Part 2
34. Claudia Karvan Claudia Karvan Actress, Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith Claudia Karvan is one of Australia's most recognized actresses, having achieved popular success and critical acclaim through her work in film and television. Having begun work at 14, Karvan has an extensive filmography. She first appeared in Gillian Armstrong's High Tide with Judy Davis, then in Phillip Noyce's Echoes of Paradise...
35. Rick Springfield Rick Springfield Soundtrack, Boogie Nights Rick Springfield was born the son of a Lt. Colonel in the British Army and spent his childhood on various army bases in Australia and Britain. As a teenager, he fronted many music bands-such as the "Jordy Boys", "Wakedy Wak" and "Zoot". The latter was his most successful paving his way for his future success as a musician...
36. Murray Bartlett Murray Bartlett Actor, Premiere
37. Rachael Carpani Rachael Carpani Actress, Triangle Rachael has an Italian father, Tony, and an Australian mother, Gael, and grew up on a property near Dural, in Sydney's Hills district She joined an acting agent and was happy to get bit parts in television shows and commercials, but never took acting seriously. Coming from an academic family, school work was always first...
38. Sarah Monahan Sarah Monahan Actress, The Real Ladies Man
39. Charlotte Best Charlotte Best Actress, Episode #1.5
40. Nell Campbell Nell Campbell Actress, The Rocky Horror Picture Show Nell Campbell (aka Little Nell) was born May 24, 1953 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. She was the daughter of Ross, humorist and editor of the Daily Telegraph, and Ruth Campbell. She made her "debut" tap dancing for an exhibition for Martin Sharp in 1970. When she turned 18 her father moved her brother...
41. Rebecca Breeds Rebecca Breeds Actress, Bhaag Milkha Bhaag
42. Craig McLachlan Craig McLachlan Actor, The Great Raid Craig McLachlan is one of Australia's most versatile actors and a household name both in Australia and the U.K. He has been the recipient of the top Australian television accolade, the coveted Gold Logie and his stage production of Grease held the U.K. West End all time box office record from 1993 right up to 2010...
43. Nicole da Silva Nicole da Silva Actress, No Place Like Home
44. Richard Brancatisano Richard Brancatisano Actor, Bait
45. Jeremy Lindsay Taylor Jeremy Lindsay Taylor Actor, False Witness
46. Robert Hughes Robert Hughes Actor, My Lovely Girl Robert Hughes grew up in the Sydney suburb of Crows Nest and did a journalism cadetship and studied at the Max Rowley Media Academy. He then started his professional career as a copy boy for a Sydney newspaper before moving into the Australian entertainment industry with a band known as the Flying Circus...
47. Matt Doran Matt Doran Actor, The Matrix
48. Catherine Martin Catherine Martin Costume Designer, The Great Gatsby
49. Robert Luketic Robert Luketic Director, 21
50. Sibylla Deen Sibylla Deen Actress, Jinn Sibylla Deen was born and raised in Sydney, Australia. From a young age, Sibylla showed a keen interest in acting. From the age of 9, she was appearing in Australian TV commercials and modeling campaigns. She began her professional acting studies at age 12 traveling to the US, China and New Zealand with the Australian Youth Theatre...
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