less of those commandos, terminators, ex-terminators and squashers. Looks like Kris Jenner has the opportunity to date the one and only ' Crocodile Dundee'!
American audiences also remember Hogan from his now legendary commercials for the Australian Tourist Commission in which he invited us to say "g'day" and come "down under" so he could "slip another shrimp on the barbie".
In the late 1990s and early 2000s, he appeared in commercials for Subaru Outback automobiles. There's about one thousand million people watching you. A man's got a body of film of about four movies in about 10 years or something.
He reprised his famous role as the outback adventurer in the long awaited sequel Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles (2001). So you remember - one wrong word, one foolish gesture and your whole career could go down in flames. I do it because I think I can do a good job of something and I'll enjoy it, do it, and sort of vanish. [on his breakout role as Crocodile Dundee] The movie scene is screaming out for the movie hero who doesn't kill 75 people... He's not a wimp or a sissy just because he doesn't kill people.
This earned him a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor as well as an Academy Award nomination (for Best Screenplay).
The versatile actor got his start in Australian television in a recurring role as comic relief on A Current Affair (1971).
An expanded version entitled The Paul Hogan Show (1973) premiered on Australia's Nine Network and quickly propelled him to the top of the ratings chart.His dramatic role on the critically acclaimed television series Anzacs (1985) and his work in promoting Australia worldwide invested him into the Order of Australia and led to his appointment as "Australian of the Year".Paul Hogan has cut bait with his estranged wife, Linda -- their divorce just became final -- but he's hanging on to the true love of his life ..."Crocodile Dundee."Hogan is keeping the rights to the "Crocodile Dundee" character and the film company that produced the movies ... He also keeps ownership of their house in Venice, CA. Linda gets a lump sum of $5.775 million from Paul -- and gets to keep living in the Venice house until 2018 or until she remarries ...whichever happens first. Hogan ditched one other thing -- she's officially Linda Kozlowski again.She also has the option to buy the pad outright for $1.59 mil -- the original purchase price. they'll share legal custody of their 15-year-old son, Chance and neither will pay child support. Paul Hogan became a worldwide success with his irresistible comic performance in Crocodile Dundee (1986), which he created and co-wrote.