'The People's Prime Minister', aka Texas's Peter Dutton, is heading Down Under

The American man dubbed 'The People's Prime Minister' will be touching down in Australia in October to visit his 'newest cousins'. 

Peter Dutton, a young American Twitter user who shares the same name as Australia's former Minister for Home Affairs, was inundated with tags and direct messages during the recent Liberal leadership party vote. 

'I wish the people of Australia would look at my profile and realize (sic) I'm a 30-year-old black man before sending me tweets and DM's,' he wrote to his Twitter page at the time. 

Peter Dutton (pictured) the American man dubbed 'The People's Prime Minister' will be touching down in Australia in October to visit his 'newest cousins'

Peter Dutton (pictured) the American man dubbed 'The People's Prime Minister' will be touching down in Australia in October to visit his 'newest cousins'

Mr Dutton has capitalised on the extra exposure and has since released a statement on his Twitter about visiting Down Under

Mr Dutton has capitalised on the extra exposure and has since released a statement on his Twitter about visiting Down Under

Now, after being the most popular he has ever been on social media, the Austin, Texas native has used the exposure to help promote his business, Soul Popped.

He describes it as a gourmet popcorn brand which infuses 'soul' into its product to honour soul food.

Now it looks like Mr Dutton will be hitting the promotional trail in Australia. 

'Just days ago after an outpouring of messages expressing both hope and concern about our collective future, I shouldered responsibility and offered my name as The People's Prime Minister of Popcorn,' he wrote in an official statement. 

'In my first step of fulfilling my campaign promise, I will lead a diplomatic fact finding mission to Sydney, Australia to discuss

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