Hugh Michael Jackman is an Australian actor who is engaged in musicals, 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 for 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 the 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, whose purpose is to extend a small loan to entrepreneurs in underdeveloped countries. As for his personal life, 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
- Date of Birth: October 12, 1968
- Birthplace: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
- Nationality: Australia
- Zodiac Sign: Libra
- Eye Color: Light Brown
- Hair Color: Dark Brown
Hugh Jackman Body Measurements Height Weight Stats
Hugh Jackman Family Details:
- Father: Christopher John Jackman
- Mother: Grace McNeil
- Siblings: Ian Jackman and Ralph Jackman (Brothers), Zoe Jackman and Sonya Jackman (Sisters)
- Spouse: Deborra-Lee Furness (m. 1996)
- Children: Ava Eliot Jackman (Daughter), Oscar Maximilian Jackman (Son)
Hugh Jackman Career Highlights:
- First TV Show: Law of the Land (1994)
- First Film: Erskineville Kings (1999)
Hugh Jackman Distinctive Features:
- Muscular Physique
- Deep Resonant Voice
Hugh Jackman Body Measurements:
Actor Hugh Jackman height, weight, shoe size, and other body measurements stats are listed below.
- Height in Feet: 6′ 2″
- Height in Centimeters: 188 cm
- Weight in Kilograms: 85 kg
- Weight in Pounds: 187 pounds
- Shoe Size: 11 (US)
- Chest Size: 43 inches
- Arms/ Biceps Size: 16 inches
- Waist Size: 33 inches
Hugh Jackman Interesting Facts:
- The actor is left-handed.
- He has two adopted children named Oscar and Eva.
- Hugh Jackman currently holds the record for playing the same character of Wolverine, seven times in a movie.
- Jackman never thought about becoming an actor, he got a degree in communication with an emphasis on journalism.