Best Australian actors

by brittanyohare | created - 20 May 2015 | updated - 20 May 2015 | Public

1. Hugh Jackman

Actor | Les Misérables

Hugh Michael Jackman is an Australian actor, singer, multi-instrumentalist, dancer and producer. Jackman has won international recognition for his roles in major films, notably as superhero, period, and romance characters. He is best known for his long-running role as Wolverine in the X-Men film ...

2. Asher Keddie

Actress | X-Men Origins: Wolverine

Asher Keddie was born in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. She is an actress, known for X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009), Offspring (2010) and Love My Way (2004). She has been married to Vincent Fantauzzo since April 9, 2014. They have one child. She was previously married to Jay Bowen.

3. Chris Hemsworth

Actor | Thor: Ragnarok

Chris Hemsworth was born in Melbourne, Australia, to Leonie (van Os), a teacher of English, and Craig Hemsworth, a social-services counselor. His brothers are actors Liam Hemsworth and Luke Hemsworth. He is of Dutch (from his immigrant maternal grandfather), Irish, English, Scottish, and German ...

4. Mandy McElhinney

Actress | Love Child

Mandy McElhinney is an actress, known for Love Child (2014), House of Hancock (2015) and Howzat! Kerry Packer's War (2012).

5. Lachy Hulme

Actor | The Matrix Revolutions

Striking, intense actor from Australia. A leading man with both strong dramatic range and ample comic timing, Lachy Hulme broke into movies by writing Canadian action/drama Men with Guns (1997), a bloody tale of friendship and revenge directed by Kari Skogland. Following numerous guest appearances ...

6. Ryan Corr

Actor | Holding the Man

Ryan's charismatic on-screen presence and the breadth of his emotional and comedic range ensure he is in constant demand. He plays Rudi in upcoming period drama Ladies in Black, directed by Bruce Beresford and based on Madeleine St John's 1993 best-selling Australian novel The Women in Black. The ...

7. Jessica Marais

Actress | The Wrong Girl

Jessica Marais was born on the 29th January 1985 in South Africa and moved to Perth Australia at a young age. Recently she moved to Sydney where she has a TV role as Rachel Rafter in the Australian comedy series Packed to the Rafters. She has also recently appeared in the new Australian film Two ...

8. Gracie Gilbert

Actress | Lockie Leonard

Gracie Gilbert was born on October 20, 1992 in Australia. She is an actress, known for Lockie Leonard (2007), Love Child (2014) and SLiDE (2011).



Recently Viewed