23

Mar
2018

FAMOUS FACES THAT YOU DIDN’T KNOW WERE AUSTRALIAN

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HUGH JACKMAN:

Born in Sydney, Jackman is an Australian actor, singer, multi-instrumentalist, dancer and producer. He is best known for his role in the ‘Wolverine’ in the X- Men movies. After nearly a decade of portraying the character of wolverine, he finally said a goodbye to the character with the movie Logan which released in 2017.

PORTIA DE ROSSI:

Her real name being Amanda Lee Rogers, Rossi was born in Horsham, Victoria. She is best known for her portrayal of Nelle Porter, a lawyer on the American series Ally McBeal for which she also won the Screen Actors Guild Award in 2009. She named herself as Portia Lee Rossi after William Shakespeare’s character of Portia in The Merchant of Venice. She is married to a comedian and television host Ellen DeGeneres.

SIMON BAKER:

He was born in Tasmania but moved to Australian mainland three years after his birth along with his family. He shot to success due to his acting in the Australian TV show ‘Naked’. He is best known for his portrayal of Max Rourke in the remake of the Japanese horror film Ring 2 and as Christian Thompson in the film adaptation of The Devil Wears Prada.

LIAM HEMSWORTH:

Born in Melbourne, Liam Hemsworth is best known for his portrayal of Gale Hawthorne in the famous Hunger Games Series. He was also a part of the movie Independence Day: Resurgence as Jake Morrison which didn’t do as well as its predecessor at the box office.

NICOLE KIDMAN:

Nicole Kidman was actually born in Hawaii when her Australian parents were in the United States of America for temporary stay. They returned to Australia when she was 4. She started her acting career with the Australian film ‘Bush Christmas’. She stared her Hollywood career with the movie ‘Days of Thunder’. She is best known for her role of Dr. Chase Meridian in the highest grossing live action film ‘Damsel in Distress’. She has been a goodwill ambassador of UNICEF since 1994.

 

 

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