Hugh Jackman Biography

Hugh Michael Jackman is an Australian actor and producer he also intrested in musical theatre, and television. He was born on 12 October in 1968. Jackman has won international recognition for his roles in major films, notably as action/superhero, period and romance characters.

He became famous after played role as Wolverine in the X-Men series, as well as for his leads in Kate & Leopold, Van Helsing, The Prestige, and Australia. Jackman is a singer, dancer, and actor in stage musicals, and won a Tony Award for his role in The Boy from Oz.

In November 2008, Open Salon named Jackman one of the sexiest men alive.Later that same month, People magazine named Jackman Sexiest Man Alive. He is a three-time host of the Tony Awards, winning an Emmy Award for one of these appearances, Jackman also hosted the 81st Academy Awards on 22 February 2009.

Future Films of Hugh Jackman

  • 2015-Chappie - Vincent Moore
  • 2015-Pan - Blackbeard (Post-production)
  • 2016-Eddie the Eagle - Bronson Peary(Filming)
  • 2016-X-Men: Apocalypse - Logan / Wolverine (Filming)



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Jackman not cool like Wolverine, feels his son

    Updated On : Mar 06,2017   7:22 pm
Los Angeles, March 6 (IANS) Hugh Jackman's name is synonymous with The Wolverine, but the actor says his son Oscar thinks he's nothing like the film's leading character. View More..

Filmmakers have to face competition: Vipul Shah on date clash

    Updated On : Mar 05,2017   5:42 pm
Mumbai, March 5 (IANS) "Commando 2: The Black Money Trail" producer Vipul Shah is unfazed that his movie released with Hollywood star Hugh Jackman's "Logan" in India on March 3. At the same time, he feels the clamour for proper release dates is getting unmanageable in the country. View More..

'Logan': Most engaging superhero film of all times (Review)

    Updated On : Mar 04,2017   1:18 pm
Film: "Logan"; Director: James Mangold; Cast: Hugh Jackman, Patrick Stewart and Dafne Keen; Rating: ****1/2 View More..

Need hair on chest to play Wolverine, quips SRK

    Updated On : Mar 04,2017   12:32 pm
Mumbai, March 4 (IANS) Hollywood star Hugh Jackman feels Shah Rukh Khan can take forward the baton to play his popular The Wolverine character. And the Bollywood superstar feels he first needs hair on the chest to look convincing. View More..

'Logan': A befitting adieu to the superhero (IANS Review, Rating: ***1/2)

    Updated On : Mar 03,2017   1:40 pm
Film: "Logan"; Director: James Mangold; Cast: Hugh Jackman, Patrick Stewart, Boyd Holbrook, Stephen Merchant, Richard E. Grant, Eriq La Salle, Elise Neal, Elizabeth Rodriguez, Dafne Keen, Doris Morgado, Quincy Fouse; Rating: ***1/2 View More..

Hugh Jackman roots for Indian cricket team

    Updated On : Mar 02,2017   6:06 pm
New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) Hollywood actor Hugh Jackman, who hails from Australia, has expressed confidence in the Indian cricket team to perform in a bolder way in the second Test against his home country's team. View More..

Hugh Jackman 'never' lifted weights before 'X-Men'

    Updated On : Mar 02,2017   2:56 am
Los Angeles, March 2 (IANS) Actor Hugh Jackman says he has never lifted any weights before filming "X-Men". View More..

Wish I had little bit of Logan's healing powers: Hugh Jackman

    Updated On : Mar 01,2017   7:06 pm
Taipei (Taiwan), March 1 (IANS) Hugh Jackman, who was here for the promotion of his film "Logan", came wearing a dressing after having a sixth basal cell carcinoma cut from his nose, but it seems like the tough phase has not dampened the spirit of the actor. View More..

It's easy to extrapolate out of critical world: Hugh Jackman

    Updated On : Feb 28,2017   11:58 am
Taipei (Taiwan), Feb 28 (IANS) Actor Hugh Jackman says his forthcoming movie "Logan" is all about opening up your true self to the people you love as it is easy to extrapolate out of critical world, but the fun remains in putting yourself in someone else's shoes and live with those people you have nothing in common with. View More..

'Logan' stars bowled over by 11-year-old Dafne Keen's acting

    Updated On : Feb 27,2017   6:20 pm
Taipei (Taiwan), Feb 27 (IANS) Hollywood stars Hugh Jackman and Patrick Stewart have all good things to say about their 11-year-old costar Dafne Keen, who plays Laura in the American superhero film "Logan". For them, she is an incredible actress with a very focused, intense, serious and committed attitude towards work -- something that all actors can learn from her. View More..

Gratifying, relieving, satisfying: Hugh Jackman bids bye to 'X-Men' franchise

    Updated On : Feb 27,2017   4:52 pm
Taipei (Taiwan), Feb 27 (IANS) For Hollywood star Hugh Jackman, who is seen reprising his role as The Wolverine for one final time in the forthcoming superhero film "Logan", working on the franchise has been a gratifying, relieving and satisfying experience. He says his journey with the film's cast won't get over with the film as they will still "sit together, have dinner". View More..

Jackman, wife Furness living 'separate lives'

    Updated On : Feb 27,2017   1:08 pm
Los Angeles, Feb 27 (IANS) Actor Hugh Jackman and his actress-wife Deborra-Lee Furness are reportedly heading for a split. View More..

Hugh Jackman breaks his Wolverine diet

    Updated On : Feb 27,2017   3:16 am
Los Angeles, Feb 27 (IANS) Actor Hugh Jackman, popular for playing Wolverine, is happy to break the Wolverine diet, which consisted of boiled chicken, broccoli and cauliflower. View More..

Jackman attends Berlin film fest with dressing on nose

    Updated On : Feb 18,2017   2:00 pm
Berlin, Feb 18 (IANS) Actor Hugh Jackman attended the Berlin Film Festival sporting flesh-coloured dressing after having a sixth basal cell carcinoma cut from his nose. He looked his charismatic best getting photographed with the cast and crew of "Logan". View More..

Hugh Jackman urges use of sunscreen

    Updated On : Feb 14,2017   7:08 pm
Los Angeles, Feb 14 (IANS) Actor Hugh Jackman, who has recently got his sixth treatment for skin cancer, has urged people to use sunscreen. View More..

Taron Egerton eyes future Bond role

    Updated On : Jan 27,2017   1:36 am
London, Jan 27 (IANS) Actor Taron Egerton has not ruled out playing James Bond on the silver screen in the future, but thinks he needs "a little bit more wear in his face" first. View More..

Hugh Jackman is a formidable talent: Stephen Merchant

    Updated On : Nov 06,2016   8:02 am
Los Angeles, Nov 6 (IANS) Filmmaker Stephen Merchant has hailed actor Hugh Jackman's performance in "Logan" as formidable. View More..

'The Dark Tower', 'Jumanji' release dates pushed back

    Updated On : Nov 04,2016   2:50 pm
Los Angeles, Nov 4 (IANS) The release dates of upcoming films "The Dark Tower" and "Jumanji" have been pushed back. View More..

Pierce Brosnan endorses Indian pan masala brand, virtual world abuzz

    Updated On : Oct 07,2016   2:20 pm
New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) Pierce Brosnan is back in his Bond avatar -- this time, for an advertisement of an Indian pan masala brand. The first visuals of the campaign, out on Friday, have sent the virtual world in India into a tizzy, with many calling him 'Pan Singh Tumor' in humour. View More..

'Wolverine 3' officially titled 'Logan'

    Updated On : Oct 06,2016   1:28 pm
Los Angeles, Oct 6 (IANS) The upcoming third installment of "Wolverine", featuring Hugh Jackman in the title role, has been officially titled "Logan". View More..