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
Heath LedgerHeath Ledger
04 April 1979
Actor

Margot RobbieMargot Robbie
02 July 1990
Actress

Nicole KidmanNicole Kidman
20 June 1967
Actress

Liam HemsworthLiam Hemsworth
13 January 1990
Actor

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

Hugh JackmanHugh Jackman
12 October 1968
Actor, Producer

Luke Hemsworth Luke Hemsworth
05 November 1981
Actor
Ruby RoseRuby Rose
20 March 1986
Model

Rebel WilsonRebel Wilson
02 March 1980
Actress
Portia de RossiPortia de Rossi
31 January 1973
Model

Isla FisherIsla Fisher
03 February 1976
Actress

Katherine LangfordKatherine Langford
29 April 1996
Actress

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

Hugo WeavingHugo Weaving
04 April 1960
Actor
Ben MendelsohnBen Mendelsohn
03 April 1969
Actor

Guy PearceGuy Pearce
05 October 1967
Actor

Travis FimmelTravis Fimmel
15 July 1979
Actor

Yvonne StrahovskiYvonne Strahovski
30 July 1982
Actress
Errol FlynnErrol Flynn
20 June 1909
Actor

Abbie CornishAbbie Cornish
07 August 1982
Actress, Rapper
Eric BanaEric Bana
09 August 1968
Actor

Joel EdgertonJoel Edgerton
23 June 1974
Actor

Teresa PalmerTeresa Palmer
26 February 1986
Actress
Paul HoganPaul Hogan
08 October 1939
Comedian

Eliza TaylorEliza Taylor
24 October 1989
Actress
Emily BrowningEmily Browning
07 December 1988
Actress

Deborra-Lee FurnessDeborra-Lee Furness
30 November 1955
Actress

Phoebe TonkinPhoebe Tonkin
12 July 1989
Actress
Jacinda BarrettJacinda Barrett
02 August 1972
Actress, Model

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Jacob ElordiJacob Elordi
26 June 1997
Actor
Josephine LangfordJosephine Langford
18 August 1997
Actress

Cassandra HarrisCassandra Harris
15 December 1948
Actor

Troye SivanTroye Sivan
05 June 1995
Singer, Actor

Radha MitchellRadha Mitchell
12 November 1973
Actress, Producer
Brenton ThwaitesBrenton Thwaites
10 August 1989
Film Actor
Bob MorleyBob Morley
20 December 1984
Actor

Claire HoltClaire Holt
11 June 1988
Actress

Dacre MontgomeryDacre Montgomery
22 November 1994
Actor

Tilda Cobham-HerveyTilda Cobham-Hervey
31 August 1994
Actress
Adelaide KaneAdelaide Kane
09 August 1990
Actress

Elle MacphersonElle Macpherson
29 March 1964
Model, Entrepreneur

Melissa GeorgeMelissa George
06 August 1976
Actress

Sarah SnookSarah Snook
28 July 1987
Actress

Essie DavisEssie Davis
07 January 1970
Actress
Poppy MontgomeryPoppy Montgomery
15 June 1972
Actress

Maia MitchellMaia Mitchell
18 August 1993
Actress, Singer
Baz LuhrmannBaz Luhrmann
17 September 1962
Film Director

Alycia Debnam-CareyAlycia Debnam-Carey
20 July 1993
Actress

Diane CilentoDiane Cilento
05 October 1933
Actress
Luke BraceyLuke Bracey
26 April 1989
Actor

Greta ScacchiGreta Scacchi
18 February 1960
Actress
Claudia BlackClaudia Black
11 October 1972
Actress

Eliza ScanlenEliza Scanlen
06 January 1999
Actress

Rachel WardRachel Ward
12 September 1957
Actress

 Barry HumphriesBarry Humphries
17 February 1934
Comedian, Actor

Richard RoxburghRichard Roxburgh
23 January 1962
Actor
Rod TaylorRod Taylor
11 January 1930
Actor

Peter FinchPeter Finch
28 September 1916
Actor

Anusha DandekarAnusha Dandekar
09 January 1982
VJ, Actress, Model

Jessica McNameeJessica McNamee
1986 AD
Actress
Ashleigh CummingsAshleigh Cummings
11 November 1992
Actress

John NobleJohn Noble
20 August 1948
Actor
Courtney EatonCourtney Eaton
06 January 1996
Model

Liam McIntyreLiam McIntyre
08 February 1982
Actor

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

Peta WilsonPeta Wilson
18 November 1970
Actress, Model
Lucy FryLucy Fry
13 March 1992
Actress

Sam HammingtonSam Hammington
31 July 1977
Comedian

Cariba HeineCariba Heine
01 October 1988
Actress
John Villiers FarrowJohn Farrow
10 February 1904
Film Director, Producer, Screenwriter

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

Rebecca BreedsRebecca Breeds
17 June 1987
Actress

Shanina ShaikShanina Shaik
11 February 1991
Model, Actress

Levi MillerLevi Miller
30 September 2002
Actor
Nicholas HamiltonNicholas Hamilton
04 May 2000
Actor
Viva BiancaViva Bianca
17 November 1983
Actress

Gia CaridesGia Carides
07 June 1964
Actress

Indiana MassaraIndiana Massara
23 August 2002
Pop Singer

Brady HaranBrady Haran
18 June 1976
Video Journalist, Documentary Filmmaker, Podcaster
Josh HelmanJosh Helman
22 February 1986
Actor

Claudia KarvanClaudia Karvan
19 May 1972
Film actress

Penelope MitchellPenelope Mitchell
23 July 1991
Actress

Julia ZemiroJulia Zemiro
14 April 1967
Television presenter

Socratis OttoSocratis Otto
05 May 1970
Actor
Robyn Moore GibsonRobyn Moore Gibson
 
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Geoff MorrellGeoff Morrell
19 February 1958
Actor
Olivia DeebleOlivia Deeble
04 August 2002
Actress

George MillerGeorge Miller
03 March 1945
Filmmaker
Jai WaetfordJai Waetford
25 January 1999
Singer, Actor
Katja GliesonKatja Glieson
19 August 1996
Singer, Actress