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Anthony LaPaglia, Simon Baker and Poppy Montgomery are just a few of the Australian actors now making their mark on American TV.
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You'd never guess from all the days shooting "Boomtown" on the streets of L.A. that Donnie Wahlberg was anti-Laker.
It's no secret that in the minds of actors, TV has long been considered a second-class option when compared to the prestige of film work. But there are several actors giving exceptional performances…
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