Knowledge Identifier: +Eric_Bana
However, he did not seriously consider a career in the performing arts until 1991 when he was persuaded to try stand-up comedy while working as a barman at Melbourne 's Castle Hotel
In 1993, Bana made his television debut on Steve Vizard's late night talk show, "Tonight Live"
In 1995, while working on the television series "Full Frontal", Bana began dating Rebecca Gleeson, a publicist with the Seven Network and daughter of Chief Justice of New South Wales, and later Chief Justice of Australia, Murray Gleeson
In 2001, director Ridley Scott cast Bana as an American soldier in the film "Black Hawk Down"
Belinda Emmett - In September 2001, on the set of the Australian film "The Nugget" in which she co-starred as Cheryl with Eric Bana, Emmett began to experience intense back pain
In 2005, Bana narrated the documentary "Terrors of Tasmania" about the endangered Tasmanian Devil
Franka Potente - In 2006, she starred with Eric Bana in the Australian film "Romulus, My Father", for which she was nominated for an Australian Film Industry *award for Best Lead Actress
Sianoa Smit-McPhee - Sianoa's brother Kodi Smit-McPhee starred in the 2007 movie "Romulus, My Father", acting beside Eric Bana
In 2011, Bana appeared as Erik Heller in the action thriller film "Hanna", starring alongside Saoirse Ronan & Cate Blanchett
In 2016, he will star as Frank Bonneville, a struggling radio journalist, in Ricky Gervais' "Special Correspondents"
In 2018, Bana starred as John in the Bravo mini-series Dirty John based on the Los Angeles Times story and hit podcast