10 Australian Celebs Before They Made It Big

Aussie actors may be taking over Hollywood, but that doesn’t mean their, er, humble beginnings are forgotten.

1. Before he was Thor…

2. Chris Hemsworth played Kim Hyde on Australian soap opera “Home And Away” and worked his hips on “Dancing With The Stars”.

3. Before he was Gale…

4. Liam Hemsworth appeared on “Home and Away’s” rival soap, “Neighbours”, as well as on the kid’s show “The Elephant Princess”.

5. Before she was Rebecca Bloomwood…

6. Isla Fisher had a major role on “Home and Away”, playing foster kid Shannon Reed.

7. Before he was Dr Chase…

8. Jesse Spencer played resident heartthrob Billy Kennedy on “Neighbours”.

9. Before he was Rachel Berry’s love interest, Brody…

10. Dean Geyer found fame as a finalist on “Australian Idol”, before landing a role as Ty Harper on “Neighbours”.

11. Before she was Fat Amy…

12. Rebel Wilson flexed her funny bone on sketch/comedy shows “Fat Pizza”, “The Wedge” and “Bogan Pride”.

13. Before she was superspy Sarah…

14. Yvonne Strahovski featured on the short-lived soap opera “Headland”.

15. Before he was Jason Stackhouse…

16. Ryan Kwanten portrayed the popular Vinnie Patterson on, you guessed it, “Home and Away”. Earlier, he appeared as Josh on the children’s show “Spellbinder: Land of the Dragon Lord”.

17. Before she was the perfect bridesmaid, Helen…

18. Rose Byrne was in the low-grade soap “Echo Point” and iconic teen show “Heartbreak High”.

19. Before he was Hector of Troy…

20. Eric Bana was a comedian, playing a variety of characters on sketch show “Full Frontal”, before creating his own show, “Eric”.

21. Never forget.

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