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Hugh Jackman


Hugh Michael Jackman is an Australian actor, singer, multi-instrumentalist, dancer and producer. Jackman has won international recognition for his roles in major films, notably as superhero, period, and romance characters. He is best known for his long-running role as Wolverine in the X-Men film series, as well as for his lead roles in the ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 21 wins & 71 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The Prestige
The Prestige Robert Angier
(2006)
X-Men: Days of Future Past
X-Men: Days of Future Past Logan / Wolverine
(2014)
X-Men
X-Men Logan / Wolverine
(2000)
Prisoners
Prisoners Keller Dover
(2013)

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 2018 Larrikins (filming) (voice)
 2016 X-Men: Apocalypse
Logan (uncredited)
 2015 Pan
Blackbeard
 2013 Taylor Swift: Everything Has Changed (Video short) (uncredited)
 2013 Movie 43
Davis (segment "The Catch")
 2012 Rise of the Guardians
Bunny (voice)
 2011 X-Men: First Class
Logan / Wolverine (uncredited)
 2009 X-Men Origins: Wolverine (Video Game)
Logan / Wolverine (voice)
 2008 Australia
Drover
 2008 Uncle Jonny (Short)
Uncle Russell
 2007 Viva Laughlin (TV Series)
Nicky Fontana
- Pilot (2007) ... Nicky Fontana
 2006 Happy Feet
Memphis (voice)
 2006 Flushed Away
Roddy (voice)
 2006 X-Men: The Official Game (Video Game)
Wolverine (voice)
 2004 Van Helsing (Video Game)
Van Helsing (voice)
 2004 Making the Grade (TV Short)
Mr. Slattery
 2003 Standing Room Only (Short)
Roger
 2000 X-Men
Logan / Wolverine
 1999 Oklahoma! (TV Movie)
Curly
 1999 Erskineville Kings
Wace
 1999 Paperback Hero
Jack Willis
 1998 Halifax f.p. (TV Series)
Eric Ringer
- Afraid of the Dark (1998) ... Eric Ringer
 1995 Blue Heelers (TV Series)
Brady Jackson
- Just Desserts (1995) ... Brady Jackson
 1994 Law of the Land (TV Series)
Charles 'Chicka' McCray
- Win, Lose and Draw (1994) ... Charles 'Chicka' McCray
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Played the role of 'Curly' in the London stage production of 'Oklahoma!' See more »

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16 Interviews | 31 Articles | 5 Pictorials | 28 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Khyu Dzhekman | Hyû Jakkuman

Height:

6' 2½" (1.89 m)
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[on playing Wolverine] The character I play is actually only 1.6 meters [5' 3"]. Before I had any kind of acting profile I was encouraged to lie about my height. I was told to say I was about six foot [1.83 meters] tall. I was worried about it when I first had my audition because pleasing fans of the franchise is important. My height was brought up on the Internet. They didn't think it was right.... See more »

Trivia:

Was offered the role of "Captain William Gordon" in The Rising: Ballad of Mangal Pandey (2005). See more »

Trademark:

Renown for his fluent American accent See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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