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About Hugh Jackman

Born on October 12, 1968, Hugh Michael Jackman is a winner of the Tony Award and the Emmy. He is an Australian actor of film, theatre and television. In November 09, reports are out that he is in talks with DreamWorks bosses to star in their upcoming robot flick Real Steel.

Personal Biography


His first ever girlfriend Sarah Dowsett of Lindhurst says Jackman was a love rat during his primary school days. She said Jackman kissed her on the Pymble oval in 1977 but left her for blonde Nicola at the end of grade four.


Hugh Jackman is married to Deborra Lee Furness. For more information on their relationship, read Hugh Jackman & Deborra Lee Furness.

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Professional Biography

As an actor

Acting was not a career choice for Jackman but he turned out to become one of the best in Hollywood.

List of Famous Films & Television appearances

Hugh and Australia

Nicole enjoyed Kununurra and its communities when the film crew were there for the filming. He will walk on red carpet in Sydney at the premiere of Australia on November 18, 2008.

Hugh Jackman is a Neo shopper.

Hugh and X-Men Origins: Wolverine

Reports said Jackman felt quitting X-Men franchise after the third movie because he felt his character Wolverine had gone too soft and was lacking the much-hyped rage. In May 09, Jackman is booed at Wolverines late night show when he decided to go to a city cinema and surprise the audience just before the film started.

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Hugh Jackman in News

UPDATE - National Survey Reveals Nearly Half of Dog Owners Plan to Give Their Dog a Treat This Valentine's Day
Wholesome dog treat maker -- Plato Pet Treats -- announced today national survey results that indicate 47 percent of Americans with dogs plan to gift their four-legged friend a treat for Valentine's Day. This figure increases for dog owners ages 18-34 where six in 10 will get their dog's tail wagging with a treat

National Survey Reveals Nearly Half of Dog Owners Plan to Give Their Dog a Treat This Valentine's Day
Wholesome dog treat maker -- Plato Pet Treats -- announced today national survey results that indicate more 47 percent of Americans with dogs plan to gift their four-legged friend a treat for Valentine's Day. This figure increases for dog owners ages 18-34 where six in 10 will get their dog's tail wagging with a treat

Wyndham Rewards Signs on as Official Hotel Partner of X-Men: Days of Future Past
Movie fans rejoice. Wyndham Rewards®, the only hotel loyalty program to offer members Guaranteed Rewards after just one qualified stay, is celebrating its role as the official global hotel partner of X-Men: Days of Future Past with an X-Treme promotion for members: dinner and movie for two starting with their second qualified stay.

Newport Beach Dermatologist Shares Advice for Most Common Form of Skin Cancer
As the most frequently occurring form of all cancers (according to the Skin Cancer Foundation), basal cell carcinoma is a type of nonmelanoma skin cancer that results from long-term exposure to ultraviolet (UV) radiation from the sun. Each year in the U.S., approximately 2.8 million cases of basal cell carcinoma are diagnosed, also making it the most frequently occurring type of skin cancer. Celebrates Australia Day in True Aussie Style
Australia is far, far away. Despite this, Australians have managed to impress the world over

DreamWorks Studios Signs Exclusive, Worldwide Footage Licensing Deal With T3Media, Inc.
T3Media, Inc. (formerly Thought Equity Motion), a leading provider of cloud-based video management and licensing services, announced today that it signed an exclusive agreement with DreamWorks Studios to represent the studio's stock footage library. The DreamWorks Studios Collection will be available for licensing through T3Media in early 2014.

DreamWorks Studios Acquires the Film Rights to Pulitzer-Prize Winning Author Doris Kearns Goodwin’s Highly Anticipated Book, The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, and the Golden Age of Journalism
DreamWorks Studios has closed a preemptive deal to acquire the film rights to Pulitzer Prize-winning author Doris Kearns Goodwin’s soon-to-be-released book, The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, and the Golden Age of Journalism, it was announced today by Stacey Snider, Partner and Co-Chair at DreamWorks Studios

DreamWorks Studios and Ford Motor Company Announce Exclusive Partnership for Film Adaptation of Electronic Arts’ ‘Need for Speed’ Video Game

DreamWorks Studios Announces 10 Additional Strategic International Partnerships Through Its Agreement with Mister Smith Entertainment
DreamWorks Studios has announced that, through their existing collaboration with David Garrett’s Mister Smith Entertainment to represent DreamWorks Studios' films for Europe, the Middle East and Africa, they have concluded a further ten key partnership deals with leading independent distribution companies.

Production Begins on DreamWorks’ WikiLeaks Project “The Fifth Estate”
Principal photography has begun on the WikiLeaks drama “The Fifth Estate,” it was announced today by DreamWorks Studios Unveils Purpose-Driven Network for Social Good, the world's largest online campaigning platform, today announced the launch of the Supporter Network. Founded as one of the first ten Facebook applications, Causes is now a purpose-driven network that connects like-minded individuals, celebrities, nonprofit organizations and socially responsible brands around the world to inspire collective action.

RadiumOne Releases Infographic Predicting Oscar Winners From Social Sharing Data

DreamWorks Studios in Exclusive Talks to Acquire Feature Film Rights to the International Bestseller “The Light Between Oceans”
DreamWorks Studios has announced that they are in exclusive talks to acquire the feature film rights to M.L. Stedman’s debut novel “The Light Between Oceans,” it was announced today by Stacey Snider, Co-Chairman and CEO at the studio

Emmy Winner Aaron Paul to Play Lead in DreamWorks Studios’ “Need for Speed”
Aaron Paul has been cast to play the lead in DreamWorks Studios action film “Need for Speed,” it was announced by DreamWorks’ President of Production, Holly Bario. Scott Waugh (“Act of Valor”) is attached to direct, and the project has a target production start date for early next year and a theatrical release on February 7, 2014.

DreamWorks Studios Announces Initial Strategic Partnerships with Entertainment One, Constantin Film, Nordisk Film and Italia Film

DreamWorks Studios Acquires Feature Film Rights to the Novel “Shadow and Bone”
DreamWorks Studios has acquired the feature film rights to Leigh Bardugo’s debut novel “Shadow and Bone,” it was announced by Holly Bario, President of Production at the studio

Entertainment One Inks Multiyear Output Deal With DreamWorks Studios
Entertainment One ("eOne") (LSE: ETO) is pleased to announce that it has entered a four-year output agreement with DreamWorks Studios ("DreamWorks") to distribute the company's films in all media across the UK and Benelux.

Miranda Kerr featured in Madame Tussauds wax collection
The immortalized wax replica will be put up for display Madame Tussauds wax museum in Darling Harbour

Anne Hathaway on 'two apple a day' diet for film role
Anne Hathaway is reportedly on a crash diet of just 500 calories a day - as compared to the recommended dietary allowance of 2000 - in order to look the part for her role as Fantine in 'Les Miserables'.

Jane Fonda cast as Nancy Regan in 'The Butler'
Jane Fonda is all set to essay the character of Nancy Regan, in Lee Daniel's historical drama 'The Butler'.

Oprah Winfrey eyeing role in White House butler movie
Oprah Winfrey is in talks to make her big screen comeback after 14 years.

Hugh Jackman's expanding business to include chocolates
Keeping Valentine's Day in mind, Hugh Jackman is extending his business and venturing into the world of chocolates.

Dannii Minogue freaked out by her Madame Tussauds' wax doll
Madame Tussauds has unveiled Dannii Minogue's wax figure at the Sofitel before the museum's first opening in Australia.

Stacy Keibler signed up by famous talent agency
Stacy Keibler is enjoying the perks of being A-lister celebrity's girlfriend.

Taylor Swift may hit big screen with 'Les Miserables'
Taylor Swift may soon be making her big screen debut with the upcoming film adaptation of 'Les Miserables'.

Hugh Jackman to return to Broadway with 'Houdini' musical
Hugh Jackman is planning to return to Broadway as Houdini in a musical in 2013-14.

Amanda Seyfried set to star in 'Les Miserables'
Amanda Seyfried has been offered the role of Cosette in the big screen version of the hit musical 'Les Miserables'.

Hugh Jackman ends Broadway run with record earnings
'Hugh Jackman Back on Broadway' ended its 10-week stint at the Broadhurst Theatre, after having earned 2,057,354 dollars in its final week.

Scarlett Johansson loses Hugh Jackman's T-shirt bid
Scarlett Johansson failed to win Hugh Jackman's T-shirt at an auction held after the actor's Broadway performance.

Hugh Jackman steams up sex life playing stockbroker in bedroom for wife
Hugh Jackman's wife Deborra-Lee Furness has said that he dresses up as a stockbroker in the bedroom to play out her fantasies.

Swift, Michele, Johansson and Wood vying for Les Miserables role
Tom Hooper is making the big-screen version of 'Les Miserables' and Taylor Swift, Lea Michele, Scarlett Johansson and Evan Rachel Wood are all in the running for the role of Eponine.

Jackman's wife feels like 'chopped liver' in front of 'Hughophiles'
Hugh Jackman's wife has admitted that she has "been almost pummelled" by the crazy fans or 'Hughophiles' who try to reach out to her star husband.

Jackman losing 3 pounds a night on Broadway show
Hugh Jackman has revealed that the rigorous dance numbers in his Broadway variety show is doing wonders for his waistline.

Melrose Jewelers Launches Its Winter Holiday Rolex Event With up to $1000 off Rolex Watches Until Mon., Dec. 19th
Melrose Jewelers, USA's #1 Online Luxury Watch Retailer, today announced its Winter Holiday Rolex Event with up to $1000 off Select Rolex Watches. Until Monday, December 19th only customers can receive $250 off Rolex Datejust watches, $500 off Rolex President watches and $1000 off Rolex Super President watches

Melrose Jewelers ( Announces It Has Reached 180,000 Facebook Fans & $1.8 Million in Facebook Revenue
Melrose Jewelers, USA's #1 Online Rolex Watch Retailer, today announced that it has exceeded 180,000 Facebook fans on its official Facebook page. In November and December alone its Facebook fanship has grown over 30% and its Facebook revenue has surpassed over $1.8 million year-to-date.

Hugh Jackman Dances Onto TicketNews' November Events Rankings
"Hugh Jackman, Back on Broadway" highlights a month of massive theatre ticket sales. The Aussie actor's one-man musical revue is one of several productions that made its mark on TicketNews' exclusive events rankings, compiled from November 1-30.

Melrose Jewelers Launches Its His & Hers VIP Rolex Event With $3000 Off Rolex Watches
Melrose Jewelers, USA's #1 Online Rolex Watch Retailer, launched its His & Hers VIP Rolex Event with Up to $3000 off any Two Rolex Watches

At 81, Richie Benaud outrates popular Australian celebrities
Former Australian cricketer and Channel Nine commentator Richie Benaud is still among the most loved personalities in world entertainment, it has been revealed.

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