Actors Famous Film Actors From Perth

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List of famous movie actors & actresses who were born in Perth, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Some of these celebrities weren't necessarily born in Perth, as in some cases Perth may only be their hometown and not necessarily their birthplace. If you're from Perth then your city's claim to fame might be that the actors and actresses listed below are from there as well. There may be a lot of famous athletes, musicians and other famous people that were born in Perth, but this list highlights only names of actors and actresses.

Items here include everything from Ewan McGregor to Heath Ledger.

This list answers the questions, "Which actors are from Perth?" and "Which famous actors were born in Perth?"

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Alan Fletcher is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
age 61 Alan Fletcher is an Australian actor and musician, best known for his role as Doctor Karl Kennedy in long-running soap opera Neighbours. Along with co-star Jackie Woodburne who plays his wife, ...more

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Alex Williams is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
Alex Williams Alex Williams is an Australian actor who played the lead role of Julian Assange in the 2012 television film Underground: The Julian Assange Story. Originally from the northern Perth suburb of ...more

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Alison Moir is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
age 52 Alison Moir is an actress.

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Allan Cuthbertson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
Died at 68 (1920-1988) Allan Cuthbertson was a naturalised Anglo-Australian actor. He was best known for playing stern-faced military officers in British films of the 1950s and 1960s.

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Allison Graham is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
Allison Graham is an actress.

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Ann Burbrook is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
age 53 Ann Burbrook, sometimes credited as Annie Burbrook, is an Australian actress.

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Alwyn Kurts is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
Died at 85 (1915-2000) Alwyn Kurts, also known as Alwyn Kurtis, was an Australian drama and comedy actor best remembered for his role as gruff Inspector Colin Fox in the TV series Homicide. Kurts originally worked as ...more

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Belinda Bromilow is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
age 43 Belinda Bromilow is an Australian actress who is best known for her roles in the television series Spirited, Packed to the Rafters and Talk to Me.

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Ben Weirheim is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
Ben Weirheim age 41 Ben Weirheim is an actor.

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Bill Fraser is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
Died at 79 (1908-1987) William Simpson "Bill" Fraser was a Scottish actor on the British stage and screen for many years. In 1986 he won the Laurence Olivier Award for Best Comedy Performance for his stage ...more

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Brendan Burns is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
age 47 Brendon Burns is an Australian stand-up comedian and author who mostly performs in the UK. He is known for his boisterous stage presence and controversial material. In late 2012 he was diagnosed ...more

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Carol Coombe is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
Carol Coombe Died at 55 (1911-1966) Carol Coombe was an actress.

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Chantelle Barry is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
Chantelle Barry is an Australian singer-songwriter and actress from Perth, best known for being in the original line up of girl group Bardot. She left the group suddenly, only weeks after the ...more

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Cheryl Rixon is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
age 64 Cheryl Rixon is an Australian actress and model. She was chosen as a Penthouse Pet of the Month in 1977 and later as Pet of the Year in 1979. Rixon now lives in the US and designs jewelry which ...more

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Clinton Morgan is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
age 59 Clinton Morgan is an Australian film and television actor.

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Ewen Leslie is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
age 38 Ewen Leslie is an Australian stage, film and television actor.

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Daniel Roberts is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
age 52 Daniel Roberts is an actor.

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Danny Green is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
age 45 Daniel "Danny" Green is an Australian professional boxer who is a former WBC Super Middleweight Champion, WBA Light Heavyweight Champion and 2 time IBO Cruiserweight Champion. He has ...more

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David Astone is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
David Astone David Astone is an actor.

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Donna Burke is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
age 51 Donna Burke is a voice actor.

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Dorothy Hewett is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
Died at 79 (1923-2002) Dorothy Coade Hewett was an Australian feminist poet, novelist and playwright. She was also a member of the Communist Party of Australia, though she clashed on many occasions with the party's ...more

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Elijah Ungvary is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
Elijah Ungvary is a screenwriter, film producer and an actor.

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Emily Redenbach is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
Emily Redenbach Emily Redenbach is a film actress.

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Emma Booth is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
age 36 Emma Booth is an Australian model and actress. From Perth in Western Australia, the former teen model and TV star played a significant role in the 2007 film Introducing the Dwights, opposite ...more

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Ewan McGregor is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
age 47 Ewan Gordon McGregor, OBE is a Scottish actor who has had success in mainstream, indie, and art house films. His first professional role was in 1993, when he won a leading role in the Channel 4 ...more

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Fearless Nadia is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
Died at 88 (1908-1996) Mary Evans a.k.a. Mary Evans Wadia a.k.a. Fearless Nadia was an actress and stuntwoman, who is most remembered as the masked, cloaked adventurer in Hunterwali released in 1935, which was one of ...more

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Finis Barton is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
Died at 67 (1911-1978) Finis Barton was an actress.

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Jim Jefferies is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
age 41 Geoff James Nugent, known professionally as Jim Jefferies, is an Australian stand-up comedian, actor and writer.

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Gemma Ward is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
age 31 Gemma Louise Ward is an Australian fashion model turned actress. Born in Perth, Western Australia, Ward was first scouted at the age of 14, and made her Australian Fashion Week debut aged 15. ...more

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Gerard Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
age 86 Gerard Kennedy is an Australian actor and two-time Gold Logie winner. He is best known having portrayed six different characters in guest appearances in Crawford Productions series Homicide, all ...more

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Gigi Edgley is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
age 41 Gigi Edgley is an Australian actress and recording artist. She is best known for her roles as Chiana on the series Farscape and Lara Knight in Rescue: Special Ops.

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Greg Stone is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
age 57 Greg Stone is an Australian actor who has appeared in films, television and on stage.

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Harriette Johns is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
Died at 69 (1921-1990) Harriette Johns is an actor.

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Haylie Ecker is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
age 43 Haylie Ecker is a founding member and the former first violinist of the multi-platinum selling classical crossover string quartet Bond. She left Bond in 2008 to become a mother. She plays a 1751 ...more

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Heath Ledger is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
Died at 29 (1979-2008) Heath Andrew Ledger was an Australian actor and director. After performing roles in Australian television and film during the 1990s, Ledger left for the United States in 1998 to develop his film ...more

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Heath Miller is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
age 38 Heath Miller is an Australian television actor. Miller was born and educated in Perth, Western Australia. His career began at the age of 13 in the television series "Ship to Shore." ...more

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Hélène Joy is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
age 42 Hélène Joy is a Canadian television, stage and film actress born on 27 May 1973 in Perth, Australia. Her credits include roles in the television series MVP, Durham County, The ...more

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Jennifer Hagan is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
Jennifer Hagan age 75 Jennifer Hagan is an actress.

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Jeremy Sims is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
age 52 Jeremy Hartley Sims is an Australian actor and director.

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Murray Bartlett is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
age 47 Murray Bartlett is an Australian actor.

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Jerome Ehlers is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
Died at 56 (1958-2014) Jerome Ehlers was an Australian actor and writer. He graduated from the National Institute of Dramatic Art in 1987. Ehlers died in Sydney on 9 August 2014, after a ten month battle with cancer.

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Jess McAvoy is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
Jess McAvoy age 38 Jessica Henduwin McAvoy is an independent folk, pop, rock musician who was born and raised in Perth, Western Australia. McAvoy has released thirteen self-funded and self-produced studio albums ...more

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John Rae is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
Died at 89 (1896-1985) John Rae is an actor.

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Judith Lucy is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
age 50 Judith Mary Lucy is an Australian comedian, known primarily for her stand-up comedy.

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Judy Davis is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
age 63 Judy Davis is an Australian film, television and stage actress. She has won seven Australian Academy Awards and two British Academy Awards. Early in her career, Davis starred on stage opposite ...more

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Rolf Harris is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
age 88 Rolf Harris is an Australian entertainer. His career has encompassed work as a musician, singer-songwriter, composer, comedian, actor, painter and television personality. Harris lived in Bray, ...more

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Kane George Jason is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth

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Kate Beahan is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
age 44 Kate Beahan is an Australian film actress. Beahan was born in Perth. She appeared mostly in movies and TV series in Australia. Her best-known American film role was playing Sister Willow ...more

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Keagan Kang is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
Keagan Kang age 42 Keagan Kang is an Australian actor. Kang's first professional acting role was in Sweat, opposite Heath Ledger. A Singaporean theatre director invited him to star in the stage play Rosencrantz ...more

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Kellie Krave is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Film Actors From Perth
Kellie Krave age 29 Kellie Krave is an actress.