An old commercial for Tim Tams chocolate biscuits starring the then unknown actress has resurfaced online. It aired on local TV her native country in 1994.
A fresh-faced Blanchett, who this week picked up the Best Actress Academy Award for her performance in the Woody Allen directed Blue Jasmine, would have been around 24-years-old when it was made.
In preparing for her role in Lord of the Rings, it's believed she used this fottage for reference.*
* (May not be believed)