Aussie Stars Play New Venue: the Mailbox

Kidman, Crowe, Blanchett, Rush featured on 'legends' stamp collection
By Harry Kimball,  Newser Staff
Posted Jan 21, 2009 5:53 PM CST
Australian actress Cate Blanchett.   (AP Photo)
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(Newser) – Australian movie stars Nicole Kidman, Cate Blanchett, Russell Crowe, and Geoffrey Rush have been honored by their country with postage stamps in their likenesses, the Daily Telegraph reports. The actors have been named Australia Post’s 2009 Australian Legends, and each will have two stamps. “I’m going to be licked by millions of Australians and I can’t wait,” said Blanchett. (Read more Australia stories.)