It’s smokin’ hot in the land Down Under, and we’re referring to the human residents more than the climate. With a relatively small population, the antipodean country/continent seems to produce more than their fair share of talent. Some of the biggest stars in show business hail from Australia, and damn, they’re good looking to boot. Beyond the acclaimed hotties like Hugh Jackman, Nicole Kidman, Heath Ledger, Niomi Watts and Cate Blanchett, check out these ten sizzling stars from Oz, both male and female, and prepare to swoon.
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Besides deadly spiders, Ugg boots and kangaroos, Australia’s known for producing some of the sexiest stars in Hollywood. Here are 10 of the steamiest stars to come up from the “Land Down Under”.
1. Yvonne Strahovski (Werrington Downs, New South Wales)
Best known for her roles on Chuck and Dexter, this beauty also appeared in I, Frankenstein and was even featured in Maxim’s “Hot 100” for 4 years running.
2. Liam McIntyre (Adelaide, South Australia)
This 33-year-old hunk got his start on soaps like Neighbours and Rush. McIntyre appeared alongside Kellan Lutz in The Legend of Hercules but is best known for playing Crixus in Spartacus.
3. The Hemsworth Brothers (Melbourne, Victoria)
The blue-eyed brothers should be poster boys for attractive Australians. The stars of Thor and The Hunger Games are arguably the hottest siblings working in Hollywood right now.
4. Miranda Kerr (Sydney, New South Wales)
Orlando Bloom’s ex-wife rose to fame as one of the Victoria’s Secret Angels. Surprisingly, she is the first Australian to participate in the legendary lingerie campaign. Kerr has also released a self-help book, Treasure Yourself.
5. Rose Byrne (Sydney, New South Wales)
The strikingly beautiful brunette made her screen debut in the film Dallas Doll. She went on to star in the television series Damages, and a whole list of films like Troy, Insidious, X-Men: First Class, Bridesmaids, Neighbors and Spy.
6. Margot Robbie (Gold Coast, Queensland)
After starring in the soap opera Neighbours for three years, she moved to the United States, and starred in the drama series Pan Am and the movie The Wolf of Wall Street. Look out for Robbie in this year’s action-adventure film Tarzan.
7. Ryan Kwanten (Sydney, New South Wales)
After his stint ended on the Australian soap opera Home and Away, he joined the American teen drama series Summerland. He was then cast in his most well-known role in HBO’s hit vampire series True Blood.
8. Jesse Spencer (Melbourne, Victoria)
The hunky House star first began acting on the Aussie soap Neighbours for six years. He was included in People Magazine‘s 100 Most Beautiful People issue.
9. Xavier Samuel (Hamilton, Victoria)
You might remember the 32-year-old blonde-haired heartthrob from his leading roles in films like September, Further We Search, and Love and Friendship alongside Kate Beckinsale and Chloë Sevigny.
10. Isabel Lucas (Melbourne, Victoria)
Lucas is best known for her roles in Home and Away, Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen, The Pacific and Red Dawn. In 2010, she was rightfully nominated as one of Australia’s Sexiest Vegetarian Celebrities.
Which are your favorite Aussie celebs?