Hugh Michael Jackman is an Australian actor, producer and singer born on October 12, 1968. Jackman is engaged in musical, film, television and theatre. Hugh earned worldwide recognition through the roles of superhero, period and romance characters, especially for his long running role as Wolverine in the superhero X-Men film series. Jackman worked in several movies and earned critical acclaim such as Kate & Leopold, Someone Like You, Van Helsing, Australia, Real Steel, Rise of the Guardians, Les Miserables and Prisoners. In addition to that, Hugh Jackman as well worked in numerous television and theatre plays. Hugh Jackman won a number of awards as an actor including Golden Globe Award, Tony Award, Emmy Award and a nomination for Academy Award as a Best Actor.
Furthermore, He has also hosted different award shows. As a Philanthropist, Jackman is a global mentor of the Global Poverty Project and also a longtime supporter of microcredit, whom purpose is to extend small loan to entrepreneur in under developed countries. Jackman married Deborra-Lee Furness in 1996 and is living blissfully with her.
Hugh Jackman Personal Details:
- Complete Name: Hugh Michael Jackman
- Nicknames: Wolverine
- Occupation: Actor, Producer
- Date of Birth: October 12, 1968
- Birthplace: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
- Zodiac Sign: Libra
- Eye Color: Light Brown
- Hair Color: Dark Brown
Hugh Jackman Family Details:
- Father: Christopher John Jackman
- Mother: Grace McNeil
- Siblings: Ian Jackman, Ralph Jackman, Zoe Jackman, Sonya Jackman
- Spouse: Deborra-Lee Furness (m. 1996)
- Children: Ava Eliot Jackman, Oscar Maximilian Jackman
Hugh Jackman Career Highlights:
- First TV Show: Law of the Land
- First Film: Erskineville Kings
Hugh Jackman Body Measurements:
- Height: 6′ 2″ (1.88 m)
- Weight: 82 kg (181 pounds)
- Shoe Size: 11
- Chest: 43 inches
- Biceps: 16 inches
- Waist: 32 inches
Hugh Jackman Interesting Facts:
- Jackman never thought about becoming an actor, he got a degree in communication with an emphasis on journalism.
- Hugh Jackman currently holds the record for playing the same character of Wolverine, seven times in a movie.
- He has two adopted children named Oscar and Eva.