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Bryan Brown

Bryan Neathway Brown (born 23 June 1947) is an Australian actor. Early life Brown was born in Sydney, the son of John (Jack) Brown and Molly Brown, a house cleaner and pianist in the early days of the Langshaw School of Ballet. He grew up in the south-western Sydney suburb of Bankstown, and began working at AMP as an actuarial student. He started to act in amateur theatre performances, where he discovered a passion for acting. Career Brown went to England in 1964, eventually winning minor roles at the Old Vic. He returned to Australia where he became a member of the Genesian Theatre, Sydney, appearing in Colleen Clifford's production of A Man for All Seasons, before joining the Queensland Theatre Company. He made his cinema debut in 1977 with a small role in The Love Letters from Teralba Road, and appeared in several more Australian films over the next two years. In 1980 Brown became known to international audiences for his performance in Breaker Morant. While he continued appearing in Australian productions he also appeared in American TV mini-series, winning popularity in the United States in A Town Like Alice (1981). He is best known to American television audiences for his Golden Globe and Emmy nominated role as Luke O'Neil in The Thorn Birds (1983), starring Richard Chamberlain and Rachel Ward, who he later married. He starred in several international productions, including Tai-Pan, with Joan Chen, Gorillas in the Mist, with Sigourney Weaver, and Cocktail, with Tom Cruise. He is one of the few Australian actors who regularly plays Australians, thereby retaining his accent. Two exceptions are Tai-Pan and his role in the TV series Against the Wind, which called for an Irish accent.

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Jun 23, 1947 in Sydney, Australia
Aparitii in Filme/Seriale:
Primul film:
In movie Scobie Malone 1975-10-03
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Serial PROMISELAND 2021-01-01
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Poster of Along Came Polly
Poster of Dear Claudia
Poster of Blood Money
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Serial PROMISELAND 2021-01-01
Serial Hungry Ghosts Neil Stockton 2020-08-24
Film Palm Beach Frank 2019-08-08
Serial Bloom Ray Reed 2019-01-01
Film Peter Rabbit Mr. Rabbit (voice) 2018-02-07
Film Sweet Country Sergeant Fletcher 2018-01-25
Film Australia Day Terry Friedman 2017-06-12
Film David Stratton: A Cinematic Life Self 2017-03-09
Film Gods of Egypt Osiris 2016-02-25
Film The Light Between Oceans Septimus Potts 2016-09-02
Film Red Dog: True Blue Grandpa 2016-12-26
Serial Deadline Gallipoli Gen. Bridges 2015-04-19
Film Kill Me Three Times Bruce Jones 2015-04-10
Film Cocktails & Dreams The Australian Guy 2015-03-31
Serial Old School Lennie Cahill 2014-05-23
Film The Darkside 2013-11-27
Film An Accidental Soldier Captain Foster 2013-09-14
Serial Better Man Lex Lasry 2013-07-25
Film Limbo Daniel 2011-05-20
Film Love Birds Dr. Buster 2011-02-24
Film Beautiful Kate Bruce Kendall 2009-08-06
Film Cactus Rosco 2008-05-01
Film Australia King Carney 2008-11-18
Film Dean Spanley Wrather 2008-12-12
Film Joanne Lees: Murder In The Outback Rex Wild 2007-03-18
Serial Two Twisted 2006-08-14
Film The Poseidon Adventure Jeffrey Eric Anderson 2005-11-20
Film Spring Break Shark Attack Joel Gately 2005-03-20
Film Revenge of the Middle-Aged Woman Hal Thorne 2004-09-26
Film Along Came Polly Leland Van Lew 2004-01-16
Film Footsteps Eddie Bruno 2003-10-11
Film Dirty Deeds Barry Ryan 2002-07-18
Film Styx Art 2001-10-15
Film Risk John Kriesky 2001-05-10
Film On the Beach Dr. Julian Osborne 2000-05-28
Film Grizzly Falls Tyrone Bankston 1999-11-05
Serial Journey to the Center of the Earth Casper Hastings 1999-09-14
Film Two Hands Pando 1999-07-29
Film Journey to the Center of the Earth Casper Hastings 1999-07-07
Film Dear Claudia Walter Burton 1999-02-25
Film On the Border Barry Montana 1998-11-19
Film Journey to the Center of the Earth Casper Hastings 1998-10-10
Film Dogboys Captain Robert Brown 1998-04-04
Film 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea Ned Land 1997-05-11
Serial 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea Ned Land 1997-05-11
Film Still Twisted Narrator 1997-01-01
Film Twisted Tales 1996-01-01
Film Dead Heart Ray Lorkin 1996-09-08
Film Full Body Massage Fitch 1995-10-01
Serial The Wanderer Adam/Zachary 1994-09-14
Film Age of Treason Marcus Didius Falco 1993-06-20
Film The Last Hit Michael Grant 1993-03-31
Film Devlin Frank Devlin 1992-09-12
Film Blame It on the Bellboy Mike Lawton / Charlton Black 1992-03-06
Film Dead in the Water Charlie Deegan 1991-12-04
Film Sweet Talker Harry Reynolds 1991-05-10
Film F/X2 Roland 'Rollie' Tyler 1991-04-16
Film Blood Oath Captain Cooper 1990-07-26
Serial The Shiralee Macauley 1988-06-26
Film Gorillas in the Mist Bob Campbell 1988-09-23
Film The Shiralee Macauley 1988-06-26
Film Cocktail Douglas "Doug" Coughlin 1988-07-29
Film The Shiralee Macauley 1987-10-21
Film The Umbrella Woman Sonny Hills 1987-05-14
Film Tai-Pan Dirk Struan 1986-11-07
Film F/X Roland 'Rollie' Tyler 1986-02-07
Film Rebel Tiger 1985-12-05
Film The Empty Beach Cliff Hardy 1985-09-12
Film Parker David Parker 1985-05-03
Film Eureka Stockade Peter Lalor 1984-03-26
Film Kim Mahbub Ali 1984-05-16
Film Give My Regards to Broad Street Steve 1984-11-28
Serial Eureka Stockade Peter Lalor 1984-03-27
Serial The Thorn Birds Luke O'Neill 1983-03-27
Film The Thorn Birds Luke O'Neill 1983-03-26
Film Far East Morgan Keefe 1982-07-30
Film A Town Like Alice Joe Harman 1981-10-04
Serial A Town Like Alice Joe Harman 1981-10-04
Film Winter of Our Dreams Rob 1981-07-31
Film Stir China Jackson 1980-05-11
Film Palm Beach Paul Kite 1980-03-06
Film Breaker Morant Lt. Peter Handcock 1980-06-11
Film Blood Money Brian Shields 1980-10-23
Film Cathy's Child Paul Nicholson 1979-07-05
Film The Odd Angry Shot Rogers 1979-03-01
Film Money Movers Brian Jackson 1978-10-24
Serial Against the Wind Michael Connor 1978-09-12
Film Newsfront 1978-07-29
Film Weekend of Shadows Bennett 1978-06-28
Film The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith Shearer 1978-06-21
Film Third Person Plural Mark 1978-06-02
Film The Irishman 1978-02-28
Film The Love Letters from Teralba Road 1977-01-02
Film Scobie Malone Policeman (as Brian Bronn) 1975-10-03