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Hugh Jackman

Hugh Michael Jackman (born 12 October 1968) is an Australian actor and producer who is involved in film, musical theatre, and television. Jackman has won international recognition for his roles in major films, notably as action/superhero, period and romance characters. He is known for his role as Wolverine in the X-Men film series, as well as for his leads in Kate & Leopold, Van Helsing, The Prestige, Australia, and Real Steel. Jackman is a singer, dancer, and actor in stage musicals, and won a Tony Award for his role in The Boy from Oz. In November 2008, Open Salon named Jackman one of the sexiest men alive. Later that same month, People magazine named Jackman "Sexiest Man Alive." A three-time host of the Tony Awards, winning an Emmy Award for one of these appearances, Jackman also hosted the 81st Academy Awards on 22 February 2009. Jackman was born in Sydney, New South Wales, the youngest of five children of English parents Chris Jackman and Grace Watson, and the second child to be born in Australia (he also has a younger half-sister, from his mother's re-marriage). One of his paternal great-grandfathers was Greek. His parents divorced when he was eight, and he remained with his

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Hugh Jackman -- Oprah Left Him in Stitches

Hugh Jackman
Oprah Left Him in Stitches

Hugh Jackman showed off the nasty stitches he received on his right eye after crashing into a lighting rig while performing a zip-line stunt on "Oprah" this morning in Australia.Despite his… READ MORE >

Hugh Jackman to Oprah: Eye Eye, Mate!

Hugh Jackman to Oprah:
Eye Eye, Mate!

Hugh Jackman tried to impress the crowd while filming Oprah Winfrey's Australian show in Sydney today -- but instead injured himself when his stunt went awry. Zooming onto the stage on a zip-line,… READ MORE >

- 1544 days ago
Celebrity Shnozzes -- Is Bigger Better?

Celebrity Shnozzes
Is Bigger Better?

We did a little rhinoplasty on some of the biggest names in Hollywood -- but sometimes the original is best. Click through the pics and decide -- work ... or no work? READ MORE >

- 1554 days ago
Gerard vs. Hugh: Who'd You Rather?

Gerard vs. Hugh
Who'd You Rather?

Super hunks Gerard Butler (40) and Hugh Jackman (42) shared a smile and a side hug while posing for a picture at an event last night. The question is...   READ MORE >

- 1598 days ago
Hugh Jackman -- Car Crash Distraction?

Hugh Jackman -- Car Crash Distraction?

Hugh Jackman's celebrity may be partly to blame for a nasty two-car accident in NYC ... this according to one of the drivers involved in the crash.It all went down this afternoon ... a TMZ… READ MORE >

- 1600 days ago
Hugh Jackman -- White Boy

Hugh Jackman
White Boy

Hugh Jackman hit up the Eminem/Jay-Z show in Detroit on Thursday -- and while he wasn't in full "White Man's Overbite" mode, he definitely stands out (and not just because he's Hugh Jackman).  READ MORE >

- 1643 days ago
Hugh Jackman & Family -- Razor Sharp

Hugh Jackman & Family -- Razor Sharp

Along with his gorgeous wife Deborra-Lee and adorable daughter Ava, Hollywood hunk Hugh Jackman rode around Manhattan on their Razor scooters on Wednesday.The family that skoots together stays… READ MORE >

- 1746 days ago
Deadpool vs. Wolverine: Who'd You Rather?!

Deadpool vs. Wolverine
Who'd You Rather?!

"Wolverine" studs Ryan Reynolds aka Wade Wilson/Deadpool and Hugh Jackman aka Logan/Wolverine muscled their way to the same event in L.A. on Wednesday. READ MORE >

- 1884 days ago
Deadpool vs. Wolverine: Who'd You Rather?!

Deadpool vs. Wolverine
Who'd You Rather?!

"Wolverine" studs Ryan Reynolds aka Wade Wilson/Deadpool and Hugh Jackman aka Logan/Wolverine muscled their way to the same event in L.A. on Wednesday.Question is ... See Also Eastwood vs. Penn:… READ MORE >

- 1884 days ago
Wolverine Needs FBI to Catch Cyber-Villain

Wolverine Needs FBI to Catch Cyber-Villain

He's made a career out of stopping super-villains like Sabretooth, and Magneto -- but Wolverine needed the help of the FBI to catch a dude who allegedly violated his rights on the Internet. Some… READ MORE >

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