Did you know that Nicole Kidman, Mel Gibson, Hugh Jackman, etc are Australian?

Nicole Kidman, Russel Crowe, Mel Gibson, Cate Blanchett, Hugh Jackman, Melissa George, Rachael Griffith Their names sound American. I never knew they were Australian! I thought Australian names were something like Kangaridoo Dingobait or Crikey Dingeridoo....something related to animals. damn...why do they have... show more Nicole Kidman, Russel Crowe, Mel Gibson, Cate Blanchett, Hugh Jackman, Melissa George, Rachael Griffith

Their names sound American. I never knew they were Australian! I thought Australian names were something like Kangaridoo Dingobait or Crikey Dingeridoo....something related to animals. damn...why do they have American names then? Marketability?
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