It was on April 30, 1986, that “Crocodile Dundee” made its debut in Australia. Not too soon after, on September 26, 1986, it premiered in the USA. It actually became the second-highest-grossing film in America that year! If you thought that was amazing, just wait! It was also the second highest grossing film worldwide. There were over 46 million tickets sold in the US alone! Can you believe that? So, you are probably wondering how such an interesting story became a movie. Well, the lead actor is actually the story writer. It was Paul Hogan who played Michael J. “Crocodile” Dundee.”
So, now that you have some background, let’s take a trip down memory lane and find out just what the stars have been up to since the movie’s first initial release.
He was adored by everybody in the show as partner Wally. He also played the same role in the second Crocodile Dundee movie. Unfortunately, it was his last ever role because he would pass away in 1989.