A man from Brisbane, Daniel McConnell, became a TV legend known as “Australian hero” after a single interview he gave to the local TV show. The Aussie described how he tried to stop the man who’d crashed into his friend’s mother’s shop in the middle ofthe night and tried to flee the site.Overnight, a carnival worker and a father of four at the time turned famous ‒ a welcomed TV show guest and a household name across the entire Australia. It dawnedthen upon Daniel McConnell that this short-lived fame was his chance to change his own life for better and help the others.McConnell admitted he had a rough time growing up, and decided to channel his efforts to the projects aiming at getting the youth off the streets. The Australian hero already set an example of what is good when he tried to protect his neighbor’s property at night. Now he goes around the country’s youth centers teaching kids and teenagers how to avoid the slippery slope and to become good people.