Hugh Jackman Family and Net Worth 2019, Biography, Relationship and Award
Hugh Jackman Family and Net Worth – Australian actor and producer Hugh Jackman is best known for playing Wolverine in the ‘X-Men’ film franchise. He’s also known for starring roles in features like ‘The Prestige’ and ‘Les Misérables,’ as well as his stage work.
Born in Australia in 1968, actor Hugh Jackman first earned widespread attention by portraying the mutant Wolverine in the superhero blockbuster X-Men (2000).
In addition to reprising the role though numerous prequels, sequels and spinoffs, Jackman has starred in such films as The Prestige (2006) and The Greatest Showman (2017), and garnered an Oscar nomination for his contributions to the big screen adaptation of Les Misérables (2012).
The Australian actor has also earned acclaim for his stage work, winning a Tony Award in 2004 for his performance in The Boy from Oz.
Hugh Jackman has revealed that he knew his wife Deborra-Lee Furness was “the one” very early on in their relationship, even though she tried to break up with him.
The Australian actor and his wife of 22 years did a joint interview with the Aussies in Hollywood With Jenny Cooney podcast where they spoke about when they first met on the set of the TV show Correlli in 1995.
In 2013, Jackman won the Golden Globe in the Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture – Comedy or Musical category for Les Miserables. He was nominated for an Oscar for his role too.
In 2005 he won an Emmy in the category Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program for The 58th Annual Tony Awards which he presented the previous year.
His role in the X-Men series has won him many awards including the Saturn Best Actor Award for X-Men, People’s Choice Favorite Action Movie Star Award and Teen Choice Award for X-Men Origins: Wolverine.
He won two Tony Awards – Special Tony Award category Actors’ Equity Association 2004 and also for Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Musical for The Boy from Oz.
Hugh Jackman is an Australian actor who has a net worth of $150 million dollars