It wasn’t long before Australia was merely a collection of British colonies. Only after the country gained its independence that it came up with its indigenous mix of culture and traditions. Just like the other art forms, Australian theatre in the early days was merely an extension of the traditions of English literature and British and Irish theatre. With time, Australian theatre did evolve as large number of theatre artists gained international recognition, most notable of them includes Sir Robert Helpmann, Dame Joan Sutherland, Barry Humphries, David Williamson and so on. Similar to theatre, Australian film industry is also relatively modern, its earliest ever feature film being produced in 1906. Having said that, Australian cinematic industry deserves tremendous applause and recognition for it has in the short span gained quite a reputation for itself. The Australian world of motion pictures has come up with some of the most talented bunch of actors and actresses that the world today looks up to. Nicole Kidman, Rod Taylor, Errol Flynn, Cate Blanchett, Geoffrey Rush, Hugh Jackman, Eric Bana, Sam Worthington are some of the priced Australian entertainers. With this section, explore in details about the life and works of Australian film and theatre personalities.
Chris HemsworthChris Hemsworth
11 August 1983
Actor
Liam HemsworthLiam Hemsworth
13 January 1990
Actor

Heath LedgerHeath Ledger
04 April 1979
Actor

Nicole KidmanNicole Kidman
20 June 1967
Actress

Luke Hemsworth Luke Hemsworth
05 November 1981
Actor

Hugh JackmanHugh Jackman
12 October 1968
Actor, Producer
Margot RobbieMargot Robbie
02 July 1990
Actress

Rebel WilsonRebel Wilson
02 March 1980
Actress

Ruby RoseRuby Rose
20 March 1986
Model

Cate BlanchettCate Blanchett
14 May 1969
Actress
Rose ByrneRose Byrne
24 July 1979
Actress

Isla FisherIsla Fisher
03 February 1976
Actress
Portia de RossiPortia de Rossi
31 January 1973
Actor, Writer, Model

Katherine LangfordKatherine Langford
29 April 1996
Actress

Yvonne StrahovskiYvonne Strahovski
30 July 1982
Actress
Teresa PalmerTeresa Palmer
26 February 1986
Actress

Guy PearceGuy Pearce
05 October 1967
Actor
Ben MendelsohnBen Mendelsohn
03 April 1969
Actor

Olivia Newton-JohnOlivia Newton-John
26 September 1948
Singer, Actress

Troye SivanTroye Sivan
05 June 1995
Singer, Actor
Eric BanaEric Bana
09 August 1968
Actor, comedian

Hugo WeavingHugo Weaving
04 April 1960
Actor
Jacob ElordiJacob Elordi
26 June 1997
Actor

Abbie CornishAbbie Cornish
07 August 1982
Actress, Rapper

Maia MitchellMaia Mitchell
18 August 1993
Actress, Singer

Eliza TaylorEliza Taylor
24 October 1989
Actress
Poppy MontgomeryPoppy Montgomery
15 June 1972
Actress
Errol FlynnErrol Flynn
20 June 1909
Actor

Emily BrowningEmily Browning
07 December 1988
Actress

Travis FimmelTravis Fimmel
15 July 1979
Actor

Joel EdgertonJoel Edgerton
23 June 1974
Actor
Bob MorleyBob Morley
20 December 1984
Actor

Deborra-Lee FurnessDeborra-Lee Furness
30 November 1955
Actress

Paul HoganPaul Hogan
08 October 1939
Comedian

Phoebe TonkinPhoebe Tonkin
12 July 1989
Actress

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Brenton ThwaitesBrenton Thwaites
10 August 1989
Film Actor
Jacinda BarrettJacinda Barrett
02 August 1972
Actress, Model

Dacre MontgomeryDacre Montgomery
22 November 1994
Actor
Josephine LangfordJosephine Langford
18 August 1997
Actress

Claire HoltClaire Holt
11 June 1988
Actress

Alycia Debnam-CareyAlycia Debnam-Carey
20 July 1993
Actress
Elle MacphersonElle Macpherson
29 March 1964
Model, Entrepreneur

Adelaide KaneAdelaide Kane
09 August 1990
Actress
Cassandra HarrisCassandra Harris
15 December 1948
Actor

Essie DavisEssie Davis
07 January 1970
Actress

Radha MitchellRadha Mitchell
12 November 1973
Actress, Producer

Melissa GeorgeMelissa George
06 August 1976
Actress

Tilda Cobham-HerveyTilda Cobham-Hervey
31 August 1994
Actress
Claudia BlackClaudia Black
11 October 1972
Actress

Baz LuhrmannBaz Luhrmann
17 September 1962
Film Director

Diane CilentoDiane Cilento
05 October 1933
Actress

Greta ScacchiGreta Scacchi
18 February 1960
Actress
 Barry HumphriesBarry Humphries
17 February 1934
Comedian, Actor

Anusha DandekarAnusha Dandekar
09 January 1982
VJ, Actress, Model
Peter FinchPeter Finch
28 September 1916
Actor

Peta WilsonPeta Wilson
18 November 1970
Actress, Model

Indiana EvansIndiana Evans
27 July 1990
Actress
Jessica MauboyJessica Mauboy
04 August 1989
Singer, Actress

Bojana NovakovicBojana Novakovic
17 November 1981
Actress
Nathaniel BuzolicNathaniel Buzolic
04 August 1983
Actor

Cariba HeineCariba Heine
01 October 1988
Actress

Lucy FryLucy Fry
13 March 1992
Actress
Robyn Moore GibsonRobyn Moore Gibson
 
Mel Gibson's Ex-wife

Gia CaridesGia Carides
07 June 1964
Actress
Levi MillerLevi Miller
30 September 2002
Actor

Socratis OttoSocratis Otto
05 May 1970
Actor

Josh HelmanJosh Helman
22 February 1986
Actor

Brady HaranBrady Haran
18 June 1976
Video Journalist, Documentary Filmmaker, Podcaster
Nicholas HamiltonNicholas Hamilton
04 May 2000
Actor
John Villiers FarrowJohn Farrow
10 February 1904
Film Director, Producer, Screenwriter

Julia ZemiroJulia Zemiro
14 April 1967
Television presenter

Claudia KarvanClaudia Karvan
19 May 1972
Film actress

Jai WaetfordJai Waetford
25 January 1999
Singer, Actor
Geoff MorrellGeoff Morrell
19 February 1958
Actor

James ReidJames Reid
11 May 1993
Singer

Olivia DeebleOlivia Deeble
04 August 2002
Actress

Ben Smith-PetersenBen Smith-Petersen
 
Stuntman, Actor, Husband of Riley Keough

George MillerGeorge Miller
03 March 1945
Filmmaker
Katja GliesonKatja Glieson
19 August 1996
Singer, Actress

Mitchell HopeMitchell Hope
27 June 1994
Actor
Alex O LoughlinAlex O Loughlin
24 August 1976
Actor

Rahart AdamsRahart Adams
01 February 1996
Actor

Edward JeffriesEdward Jeffries
01 August 1987
Actor, Director, Musician
Cameron Robbie Cameron Robbie
1991 AD
Actor

Meika WoollardMeika Woollard
21 April 2004
Model
Alli SimpsonAlli Simpson
24 April 1998
Cody Simpson's Sister

Tziporah MalkahTziporah Malkah
30 November 1973
Model, Actress

Indiana MassaraIndiana Massara
23 August 2002
Pop Singer

Sam WorthingtonSam Worthington
02 August 1976
Actor, Voice actor
Jason ClarkeJason Clarke
17 July 1969
Actor

Miranda OttoMiranda Otto
16 December 1967
Actor
Toni ColletteToni Collette
01 November 1972
Actor, Singer, Voice actor, Film actor

Rachael TaylorRachael Taylor
11 July 1984
Actor, Model, Film actor

Bindi IrwinBindi Irwin
24 July 1998
Television presenter, Actor

Miriam MargolyesMiriam Margolyes
18 May 1941
Actor, Voice actor, Comedian
Samara WeavingSamara Weaving
23 February 1992
Actor