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 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..

Boys need to be effortless and scruffy: Priyanka Chopra

    Updated On : Oct 05,2016   6:26 pm
New York, Oct 5 (IANS) Indian actress Priyanka Chopra, who is busy shooting for the second season of American TV show "Quantico", says men who do their eyebrows gross her out. She feels men should be effortlessly scruffy. View More..

Priyanka Chopra shares moment of 'madness' with Hugh Jackman

    Updated On : Sep 25,2016   5:50 pm
New York, Sep 25 (IANS) Indian actress Priyanka Chopra, who has been rubbing shoulders with the creme de la creme of Hollywood, enjoyed some backstage "madness" with actor Hugh Jackman and his wife Deborra-Lee Furness here. View More..

Mister Sinister to antagonise Logan in 'The Wolverine 3'

    Updated On : Sep 13,2016   2:42 am
Los Angeles, Sep 13 (IANS) Actor Hugh Jackman's character Logan in the upcoming film "The Wolverine 3" will reportedly have a face off with the genetic-obsessed character Mister Sinister in the film. View More..

Rebecca Ferguson joins Jackman's 'The Greatest Showman'

    Updated On : Sep 07,2016   7:30 pm
Los Angeles, Sep 7 (IANS) Actress Rebecca Ferguson has been paired with actor Hugh Jackman in the politician and showman P.T. Barnum's musical biopic "The Greatest Showman". View More..

Hugh Jackman performs musical tribute to late mother-in-law

    Updated On : Sep 02,2016   1:36 am
Melbourne, Sep 2 (IANS) Actor Hugh Jackman reportedly performed a musical tribute to his late mother-in-law Fay Duncan at her funeral here. View More..

Hugh Jackman shaves sideburns as 'The Wolverine 3' filming wraps

    Updated On : Aug 23,2016   1:30 pm
Los Angles, Aug 23 (IANS) Actor Hugh Jackman has shaved his famous sideburns which he had been donning for his role as Marvel character Wolverine after the filming for "The Wolverine 3" wrapped up. View More..

Hugh Jackman fascinated by Indian-American's book

    Updated On : May 17,2016   2:06 pm
Los Angeles, May 17 (IANS) Hollywood star Hugh Jackman has applauded Pulitzer Prize-winner and Indian-American doctor Siddhartha Mukherjee's book "The Gene - An Intimate History". He says the book is a "fascinating read". View More..

Hugh Jackman still embarrassed by stage urinating incident

    Updated On : May 06,2016   6:36 pm
Los Angeles, May 6 (IANS) Actor Hugh Jackman, who played Gaston from "Beauty and the Beast" in the Australian production of the musical, says the "most embarrassing moment in his life" remains when he relieved himself on stage during a live show. View More..

Elise Neal joins 'Wolverine 3'

    Updated On : May 06,2016   2:20 pm
Los Angeles, May 6 (IANS) Actress Elise Neal has joined the cast of upcoming superhero film "Wolverine 3" starring Hugh Jackman in the title role. View More..

Eriq Lasalle to join 'Wolverine 3' cast

    Updated On : May 05,2016   12:52 pm
Los Angeles, May 5 (IANS) Actor-filmmaker Eriq Lasalle is set to join the cast of "Wolverine 3" starring Hugh Jackman. View More..

Stephen Merchant joins Hugh Jackman's 'Wolverine 3'

    Updated On : Apr 28,2016   4:40 pm
London, April 28 (IANS) British actor-producer Stephen Merchant has joined the cast of Fox's "Wolverine 3", opposite actors Hugh Jackman and Patrick Stewart. View More..

'Narcos' star Boyd Holbrook to essay villain in 'The Wolverine 3'

    Updated On : Apr 09,2016   4:08 pm
Los Angeles, April 9 (IANS) Actor Boyd Holbrook, who played the protagonist in the American TV series "Narcos", has been roped in to essay the role of a sinister security director in "The Wolverine 3". View More..

Hugh Jackman rescues children from drowning

    Updated On : Mar 26,2016   6:18 pm
Sydney, March 26 (IANS) Actor Hugh Jackman rescued his children and other swimmers from a rip tide, a stretch of turbulent water in the sea, at Bondi Beach here on Saturday. View More..