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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 47, Credits: The Wedding Party and Rats and Cats

Birthplace: Cairns, Australia

Nationality: Australia

Adam Zwar (born 13 January 1972) is an award-winning Australian actor, voice artist, and writer. He is best known for co-creating the Australian comedy series Squinters, Lowdown, Wilfred and ...more
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Adelaide Clemens is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
Age 29, Credits: X-Men Origins: Wolverine, The Great Gatsby & Silent Hill: Revelation

Birthplace: Brisbane, Australia

Nationality: Australia

Adelaide Clemens (born 30 November 1989) 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, she played Valentine ...more
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Adrienne Pickering is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
Age 37, Credits: Knowing, Candy & Shutter

Birthplace: Warwick, Australia

Nationality: Australia

Adrienne Pickering (born 22 February 1981) 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, Credits: The Devil Wears Prada, Arbitrage & Day on Fire

Birthplace: Brisbane, Australia

Nationality: Australia

Alyssa Sutherland (born 23 September 1982) is an Australian actress and model.

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Andrea Moor is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland

Birthplace: Queensland, Australia

Nationality: Australia

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 55, Credits: The Condemned, Dead Heart & What I Have Written

Birthplace: Brisbane, Australia

Nationality: Australia

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, Credits: Picnic at Hanging Rock, The Draughtsman's Contract & Somersault

Birthplace: Brisbane, Australia

Nationality: Australia

Anne-Louise Lambert (born 21 August 1955) (also credited as Anne 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, Credits: Subterano and Floating Life

Birthplace: Cairns, Australia

Nationality: Australia

Annette Shun Wah (born 26 March 1958) has an extensive career in the Australian screen and performance industries, particularly in television, film and theatre. She is currently a freelance ...more
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Anthony Hayes is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
Age 41, Credits: Animal Kingdom, Bootmen & Beneath Hill 60

Birthplace: Brisbane, Australia

Nationality: Australia

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

Birthplace: Brisbane, Australia

Nationality: Greece, Australia

Apostolos K. Doxiadis (Greek: Απόστολος Κ. Δοξιάδης; born 1953) is a Greek writer. He is best known for his international bestsellers Uncle Petros and Goldbach's Conjecture (2000) and Logicomix ...more
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Barry Otto is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
Age 78, Credits: Strictly Ballroom, The Punisher & Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole

Birthplace: Brisbane, Australia

Nationality: Australia

Barry Otto (born 1941) is an Australian actor and voice artist, primarily of cinema, and an amateur artist.
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Ben Walker is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
Age 42, Credits: The Magician

Birthplace: Toowoomba, Australia

Nationality: Australia

Ben Walker (born 13 September 1976) 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 ...more
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Bernard Fanning is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
Age 49, Credits: Ned Kelly

Birthplace: Toowong, Australia

Nationality: Australia

Bernard Fanning (born 15 August 1969) is an Australian musician and singer-songwriter. He was the lead vocalist of Queensland alternative rock band Powderfinger from its formation in 1989 to its ...more

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Bille Brown is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
Dec. at 61 (1952-2013), Credits: The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, The Dish & Fierce Creatures

Birthplace: Biloela, Australia

Nationality: Australia

Bille Brown AM (11 January 1952 – 13 January 2013) 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, Credits: Free Willy: Escape from Pirate's Cove, The Crocodile Hunter: Collision Course & The Wiggles: Wiggly Safari

Birthplace: Buderim, Australia

Nationality: Australia

Bindi Sue Irwin (born 24 July 1998) is an Australian television personality and conservationist. When she was 9, Irwin hosted Bindi the Jungle Girl, a children's wildlife documentary TV series. ...more
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Bob Maza is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
Dec. at 61 (1939-2000), Credits: Reckless Kelly, BabaKiueria & Back of Beyond

Birthplace: Palm Island, Australia

Nationality: Australia

Robert Lewis Maza (25 November 1939 – 14 May 2000) credited as Bob Maza was an Australian actor and playwright.
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Brenton Thwaites is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
Brenton Thwaites Age 29, Credits: Maleficent, Oculus & Blue Lagoon: The Awakening

Birthplace: Cairns, Australia

Nationality: Australia

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, Credits: The Karate Kid, Part II & Uncommon Valor

Birthplace: Brisbane, Australia

Nationality: Australia

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

Birthplace: Queensland, Australia

Nationality: Australia

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
Dec. at 58 (1936-1994), Credits: Return to the Blue Lagoon, Private Collection & Touch and Go

Birthplace: Queensland, Australia

Nationality: Australia

Brian Blain (13 September 1936 – July 1994) was an Australian actor, best known for his roles in numerous TV series starting from the early 1970, but also worked in theatre, notably with The ...more
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Bruce Barry is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland
Age 84, Credits: Ned Kelly, Patrick & ABBA - The Movie

Birthplace: Queensland, Australia

Nationality: Australia

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

Birthplace: Brisbane, Australia

Nationality: Australia

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, Credits: FairyTale: A True Story

Birthplace: Toowoomba, Australia

Nationality: Australia

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, Credits: Ghost Ship

Birthplace: Brisbane, Australia

Nationality: Australia

Cameron Watt is an actor.
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Camilla Vergotis is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Film Actors From Queensland

Birthplace: Gold Coast, Australia

Nationality: Australia

Camilla Vergotis is a film actress and a ballet dancer.