Hugh Jackman is an Australian actor, singer, and producer. Hugh Jackman got his huge international recognition through his long-running role as Wolverine in the X-Men film series. Following that he has made a huge reputation change through a romantic-comedy fantasy Kate & Leopold and action-horror film Van Helsing.
- Birthday: 12 October 1968 (age 49)
- Ethnicity: Mixed (English, Scottish, and Greek)
- Nationality: Australian
- Profession: Australian actor
His hard work in the movie Les Misérables gained him his first Academy Award nomination for Best Actor and his first Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy in 2013.
Hugh Jackman Family, Parents, Wife and Childrens
Hugh Jackman was born in a beautiful place on Sydney, Australia on October 12, 1968. Born as a beloved child to his parents, Grace McNeil and Christopher John Jackman. His father was a Cambridge-trained accountant. He was raised with the love of four older siblings, of which he was the second of his parent’s child. He is also blessed with a younger half-sister, who was born from his mother’s remarriage. He stayed in Australia with his father and two brothers after their parents got divorced. His mother and two sisters went to England back.
Born with a passion to be an actor he still had a lot of learning. Completing his primary school at Pymble Public School, he then went to all-boys Knox Grammar School. He attended his University of Technology, Sydney and was well graduated in 1991 with a BA in Communications.
Hugh Jackman was bounded in the marriage relation with Deborra-Lee Furness on 11 April 1996, at St. John’s in Toorak, Victoria. The lovable couple meets each other at a set of Australian TV show Correlli. Having a baby might not be in their favor as Furness had two miscarriages. So with a wish of having a child, they adopted two children, Oscar and Ava.
- Parents: Grace McNeil and Christopher John Jackman
- Wife: Deborra-Lee Furness
- Children: Oscar and Ava (adopted)
- Marital Status: Married
Jackman has always been a health conscious person. He wakes up early in the morning and performs yoga and various exercises to keep him healthy. He maintains his body that has a well-preserved height of 6 feet 2 inches along with the symmetry weight of 82 kilograms. Having a properly maintained figure helps to gain more attention of people. His muscular body which has got 16-inch arms with the 32-inch biceps. His muscular and charming body has also helped him a lot to gain a huge name and fame in the public eyes.
Hugh Jackman Net Worth
Hugh Jackman is an Australian actor with an estimated net worth of $150 million dollars. He is an actor and producer, who has gained a huge amount of wealth after portraying “Wolverine” in the X-Men franchise.
The Boy from Oz gained him a Tony Award and Emmy for the hosting The Tony Awards. He has hosted many award shows and earned a huge respect. He works in various movies like Kate & Leopold, Van Helsing, The Prestige, Australia, Real Steel, Les Misérables and Prisoners earned him a huge wealth.
- Net Worth: $150 million USD