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What's Been The Best And The Worst Australian Accent Attempted By A Non-Australian?

Some actors nail it, others butcher it completely.

While the Australian accent may not seem difficult to us locals, to Hollywood, it's a tricky thing to get right.

So, when it comes to actors trying to imitate it, there are some pretty varying results.

Some, like Dev Patel in Lion for example, absolutely nail it and pull off a brilliantly convincing Australian accent.

While others, like Max Martini and Robert Kazinsky in Pacific Rim, manage to butcher it so badly, it's like hearing nails scratching against a chalkboard.

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Their characters are meant to be Australian, but they both come off sounding like they're from the States and the UK instead?!

Then there's Liev Schreiber, who does a flawless job in Mental.

And, of course, there's that jarring "Australian" accent done by Kirby Howell-Baptiste in The Good Place. As fabulous as she is an actor, that accent was just not it.

Alright, let us know in the comments below — what's been the best and worst Australian accent you've heard in a TV show or movie?

The best answers will be featured in an upcoming BuzzFeed Community post!