Hugh Jackman

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Hugh Jackman

Born Hugh Michael Jackman
12 October 1968(1968-10-12)
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Occupation Actor, producer, singer
Years active 1994–present
Known for X-Men, Van Helsing, Tony Award, 81st Academy Awards, Real Steel, Les Misérables, Prisoners
Spouse Deborra-Lee Furness (m. 1996–present) «start: (1996)»"Marriage: Deborra-Lee Furness to Hugh Jackman" Location: (linkback://
Children 2 (adopted)

Hugh Michael Jackman (born October 12, 1968) is an Australian actor, singer, producer and dancer. He is an actor in stage musicals and television too. He plays on different roles and various genres of films like romance, superhero, musical, drama, action and comedy. Jackman was born in Sydney to English immigrant parents. He is best known for his long-running role as Wolverine in the X-Men film series.

He has presented the Tony Awards and the Academy Awards. His work in Les Misérables earned him an Academy Award nomination for Best Actor. He has won an Emmy Award, a Golden Globe Award, a Saturn Award and two Tony Awards.

Jackman married Deborra-Lee Furness in 1996 in Melbourne. The couple adopted a son and daughter.Jackman has been described as one of the world's most attractive man, by various media outlets and his perceived sex appeal has been picked up by many sources, including Empire, who named him one of the sexiest stars in film history[1][2][3] and People, who named him one of the World's Most Beautiful People.[4][5]In 2008 Jackman won People's Sexiest Man Alive.[6][7] Jackman appeared on Forbes's annual Celebrity 100 list of the 100 most powerful celebrities and In 2013, he topped Forbes's Most Powerful Actors list.[8][9]

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