Actors Famous Film Actors From Queensland

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List of famous movie actors & actresses who were born in Queensland, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Some of these celebrities weren't necessarily born in Queensland, as in some cases Queensland may only be their hometown and not necessarily their birthplace. If you're from Queensland 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 Queensland, but this list highlights only names of actors and actresses.

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

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Adam Zwar is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
age 46 Adam Zwar is a multi award-winning Australian actor, voice artist, and writer. He is best known for co-creating the Australian comedy series Lowdown, Wilfred and creating the popular factual ...more

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Adelaide Clemens is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
age 29 Adelaide Clemens is an Australian actress. She was nominated for a Logie Award in 2008 for her role in the television series Love My Way. In 2012, Clemens played Valentine Wannop in Parade's End ...more

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Adrienne Pickering is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
age 37 Adrienne Pickering is an Australian actress.

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Alyssa Sutherland is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
age 36 Alyssa Sutherland is an Australian actress and model, now based in New York City. Sutherland was born in Brisbane. Her modeling career began when she won the 1997 annual Bonne Belle model search ...more

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Andrea Moor is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
Andrea Moor is an actress and acting coach.

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Angie Milliken is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
age 51 Angie Milliken is an Australian actress.

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Anne-Louise Lambert is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
age 63 Anne-Louise Lambert is an Australian actress whose acting career began with her role in Number 96 in 1973.

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Annette Shun Wah is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
age 60 Annette Shun Wah is a prominent figure in the Australian media, but particularly in television, film and radio. Shun Wah was born in Cairns, Queensland of Chinese ancestry.

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Anthony Hayes is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
age 41 Anthony "Tony" Hayes is a multi-award winning Australian actor, best known for his roles in The Slap, Look Both Ways, The Boys, Rabbit Proof Fence & Animal Kingdom and soap opera

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Apostolos Doxiadis is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
age 65 Apostolos K. Doxiadis is a Greek writer. He is best known for his international bestsellers Uncle Petros and Goldbach's Conjecture and Logicomix.

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Barry Otto is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
age 77 Barry Otto is an Australian actor.

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Ben Walker is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
age 42 Ben Walker is an Australian former professional rugby league footballer of the 1990s and 2000s. A Five-eighth or Halfback, he played in Australia's National Rugby League for the Brisbane ...more

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Bernard Fanning is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
age 49 Bernard Fanning is an Australian musician and singer-songwriter. He is best known as the lead singer and frontman of Australian alternative rock band Powderfinger from its formation in 1989 to ...more

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Bille Brown is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
Died at 61 (1952-2013) Bille Brown AM born as William Gerald Brown was an Australian stage, film and television actor and acclaimed playwright.

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Bindi Irwin is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
age 20 Bindi Sue Irwin is an Australian actress, television presenter, and daughter of The Crocodile Hunter star Steve Irwin, and Terri Irwin. Irwin has been involved in acting, singing, songwriting, ...more

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Bob Maza is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
Died at 61 (1939-2000) Robert Lewis "Bob" Maza AM was an Australian actor and playwright. Maza was born to a Murray Islander father and to a Yidinjdji mother.

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Brenton Thwaites is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
age 29 Brenton Thwaites is an Australian actor who first came to prominence with his portrayal of Luke Gallagher in the Fox8 teen drama series SLiDE, and later Stu Henderson in the soap opera Home and ...more

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Brett Johnson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
age 48 Brett Johnson is an actor and a voice actor.

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Brett Praed is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
Brett Praed Brett Praed is an actor and stunt performer.

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Brian Blain is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
Died at 58 (1936-1994) Brian Blain was an Australian film and television actor. He is best remembered for his role as wealthy businessman Gordon Hamilton in the Seven Network soap opera Sons and Daughters from 1981 to ...more

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Bruce Barry is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
age 84 Bruce Barry is a film actor.

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Bryon Williams is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
Bryon Williams is an actor.

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Caleb Lloyd is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
Caleb Lloyd age 33 Caleb Lloyd is an actor.

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Cameron Watt is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
age 60 Cameron Watt is an actor.

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Camilla Vergotis is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
Camilla Vergotis is a film actress and a ballet dancer.

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Candy Devine is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
age 62 Candy Devine is an Australian born broadcaster, singer, and actress. She was a radio broadcaster and singer in Northern Ireland for many decades.

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Carol Burns is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
age 71 Carol Burns is an Australian actress. She has worked in film, television and theatre in Australia and the United Kingdom.

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Cassandra Delaney is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
age 57 Cassandra Delaney is an actress.

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Cassi Thomson is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
age 25 Cassi Nicole Thomson is an Australian-born American actress and singer. She is known for her recurring role as Cara Lynn Walker in the television series Big Love and for her role as Nikki ...more

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Charles Chauvel is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
Died at 62 (1897-1959) Charles Edward Chauvel OBE was an Australian filmmaker and nephew of Australian army General Sir Harry Chauvel. He is noted for making the films Forty Thousand Horsemen in 1940 and Jedda in

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Chintamani Aked is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
Chintamani Aked is a costume designer.

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Christine Amor is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
age 66 Christine Amor is an Australian actress.

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Christine Anu is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
age 48 Christine Anu Australian pop singer and actress. She gained popularity with the release of her song "My Island Home" and has won several ARIA Music Awards.

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Christopher Elliott is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
age 56 Christopher Elliott is an Actor known for his various television and film appearances including MDA opposite Lisa McCune, Blue Heelers opposite John Wood, Ratbag Hero opposite Peter Fisher, and ...more

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Claire Holt is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
age 30 Claire Rhiannon Holt is an Australian actress, best known for her roles as Emma Gilbert on the television show H2O: Just Add Water, Chastity Meyer on Mean Girls 2, and Rebekah Mikaelson on The ...more

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Colin Petersen is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
age 72 Frederick Colin Petersen is an Australian drummer, record producer and former child actor. He played as a member of the bands Steve and the Board, Bee Gees and Humpy Bong. In August 1969, he ...more

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Craig Horner is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
age 35 Craig Horner is an Australian actor and musician who first appeared in the Australian television program Cybergirl. He is best known for his role as Richard Cypher on the television series ...more

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Daniel Amalm is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
age 39 Daniel Amalm is an Australian actor and musician.

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Darlene Zschech is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
age 53 Darlene Joyce Zschech is an Australian Pentecostal Christian worship leader and singer-songwriter who primarily writes praise and worship songs. Described as a "pioneer of the modern ...more

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Darren Hayes is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
age 46 Darren Stanley Hayes is an Australian singer-songwriter. Hayes was the frontman and singer of the pop duo Savage Garden, whose 1997 album Savage Garden peaked at No. 1 in Australia, No. 2 in ...more

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David Victor MacMillan is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
David Victor MacMillan David Victor MacMillan is an actor.

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Deborah Mailman is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
age 46 Deborah Mailman is an Australian television and film actress. She was the first Aboriginal actress to win the Australian Film Institute Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role. She is well ...more

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Delvene Delaney is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
age 67 Delvene Delaney is an Australian actress and television presenter.

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Dennis Tupicoff is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
age 67 Dennis Tupicoff is a film director, producer, and writer.

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Diane Cilento is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
Died at 78 (1933-2011) Diane Cilento was an Australian theatre and film actress and author.

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Donald Shanks is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
Donald Shanks Died at 71 (1940-2011) Donald Robert Shanks AO OBE was an Australian bass-baritone singer who sang over 65 principal roles with Opera Australia and other companies in Australia and overseas. Moffatt Oxenbould said ...more

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Donald Smith is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
Donald Smith Died at 76 (1922-1998) Donald Smith is TV editor.

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Duncan Phillips is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland

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Eka Darville is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
age 29 Eka Darville is an Australian actor. He went to Byron Bay High School and currently lives in Byron Bay, New South Wales, and Sydney. He enjoys skating and surfing. His father is Jamaican and his ...more

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Emelia Burns is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
age 36 Emelia Jane Burns is an Australian actress, who has had roles in films and television series.