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Star of "Crocodile Dundee" is transformed into dipso

December 13 2006
06:40

Recently, the public learned of shocking details of life of the legendary Australian actor David Galpilila native, who became famous after filming the movie about "Crocodile Dundee". Once a popular artist does not have the funds and is now dragging out a miserable existence in a shelter for the homeless.

Galpilil became famous after the release of a wide screen movie "Crocodile Dundee, nicknamed" in 1986, where he played one of the roles. He has appeared in more than 30 tapes, including the thriller "Walk" (1971) and "The Last Wave" (1977). However, the actor has become hostage to alcohol and "soft drugs".

Now the 53-year-old star lives in abject poverty, and gives interviews in which says that unbridled passion for alcohol and cannabis slowly drives him to the grave. Galpilil never differed impeccable reputation: he repeatedly found himself on trial and twice in prison.

On the account of the actor numerous awards, including the Medal of Australia for services to the arts and a special jury prize at the Cannes Film Festival. With a bright personality, superb acting ability, David in his youth come to the attention of filmmakers around the world. Creative life Galpilil devoted to combat racism and discrimination, from which he has repeatedly suffered. In the best of times most of their income, he lists the families of Aborigines, transmit, Izvestiya.ru.

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