Long Before She Won An Oscar Cate Blanchett Was The Tim Tam Girl

Australia’s leading lady got her big break flogging our favourite biscuit.

1. Before she dreamed of Academy Awards, Cate Blanchett dreamed of biscuits.

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2. Specifically, she dreamed of Tim Tams.

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3. One day she found a mysterious, magic lamp.

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4. A genie appeared and offered her three wishes.

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5. The decision was a no-brainer.

Arnott’s Biscuits / Via youtube.com

6. A never-ending supply of Tim Tams.

Arnott’s Biscuits / Via youtube.com

7. Basically NIRVANA for all Australians.

Arnott’s Biscuits / Via youtube.com

8. And the other wishes? “Two more of those.”

Arnott’s Biscuits / Via youtube.com

9. Imagine…

 

10. Watch the ad below.

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Simon Crerar is founding editor of BuzzFeed Australia and is based in Sydney.
 
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