Hugh Jackman is a famous Australian actor, singer, as well as a producer. He is a nominee for Oscar and if popularly known for his all-time role as Wolverine in the ‘X-Men’ film series. However, Hugh has made appearances in many other famous movies like ‘Van Helsing,’ ‘The Prestige’ and ‘Les Misérables’ in addition to others. He is one of the popular guys in the show business.
- 1 Quick Biography
- 2 Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
- 3 Education, School/College University
- 4 Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
- 5 Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
- 6 Professional Life and Career
- 7 Awards & Nominations
- 8 Hugh Jackman’s Net Worth, Income & Salary in 2020
- 9 Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
- 10 Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Jackman was born on the 12th of October in Sydney, Australia, to his parents Grace McNeil (mother) and Christopher John Jackman (father). Since his childhood years, he aspired to be an actor.
Jackman went to the Pymble Public School hen to all-boys Knox Grammar School and later the University of Technology, where he graduated with a BA in Communications.
|Full Name/Real Name:||Hugh Jackman|
|Age:||52 years old|
|Birth Date:||12 October 1968|
|Birth Place:||Sydney, Australia|
|Parents:||Christopher John Jackman and Grace McNeil|
|Children:||Oscar Maximillian and Ava Eliot|
|Height:||6 feet 2 inches (1.88m)|
|Profession:||Actor, Singer, and Producer|
|Net Worth:||$180 million|
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
At the age of 52 years old, Jackman features a height of 6 feet 2 inches or 188 cm, on the other hand, he has a weight of around 85 kg or 187 pounds. Additionally, he features a dark brown hair color as well as a light brown eye color.
Education, School/College University
Jackman did his primary school at the Pymble Public School. Later, he joined the all-boys Knox Grammar School. Later Jackman went to the University of Technology, Sydney, where he graduated in 1991 with a BA in Communications.
Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
Jackman was born in Sydney, Australia, to his parents Grace McNeil (mother) and Christopher John Jackman (father). Jack is born together with four older siblings, whereas he has a younger half-sister from his mother’s remarriage. His nationality is Australian, whereas he has a mixed ethnicity of English, Scottish, and Greek.
Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
On the 11th of April 1996, Hugh Jackman, his Australian actress, loved Deborra-Lee Furness. Since then, they have lived together happily. They together have adopted two children – Oscar Maximillian as well as Ava Eliot. There are no rumors for extramarital affairs between then; thus, their marriage remains strong.
|Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced):||Married|
|When did he get married? (married date):||11 April 1996|
|Does he have any relationship affair?||No|
|Is Hugh Jackman Gay?||No|
|Wife/Spouse? (name):||Deborra-Lee Furness|
|Kids:||Yes (Oscar Maximillian and Ava Eliot)|
Professional Life and Career
In 1994 Jack appeared in the TV series ‘Law of the Land’ as Charles ‘Chicka’ McCray, who was his initial appearance. Later in 1995, he portrayed Kevin Jones’ role in the TV series ‘Correlli’ as well as the TV series ‘Blue Heelers.’ The following year Jackman appeared in the as Duncan Jones in ‘Snowy River: The McGregor Saga.’
Othe TV series Jackman has appeared in include ‘Halifax f.p.,’ ‘Viva Laughlin’ as well as Saturday Night Live.’ He has additionally made appearances in different movies as well as TV series earning over 50 credits as an actor. Some of these include ‘Logan,’ ‘Eddie the Eagle,’ ‘Pan,’ ‘Chappie,’ ‘Prisoners,’ ‘Movie 43’, ‘Real Steel,’ ‘Butter,’ ‘Snow Flower and the Secret Fan,’ ‘Deception,’ ‘The Fountain,’ ‘Kate & Leopold’, and ‘Kate & Leopold’ in addition to many others.
Jackman, on the other hand, has gained over 19 credits for soundtracks as well as over eight credits as a producer.
Jack, on the other hand, has involved himself with various charity works. Additionally, he falls in as a long-time advocate for microcredit while, on the other hand, is a global advisor of the Global Poverty Project. His Australian Football League support goes to the Port Adelaide Football Club
Awards & Nominations
Apart from having over 50 credits as an actor, over 19 for soundtracks and over 8 for being a producer, Jackman is also a 2013 Oscar Award nominee for his performance in ‘Les Misérables.’ Jack further has been nominated three times for the Golden Globe Award nomination, and in 2013 he won once.
Jackman has, on the other hand, won the Primetime Emmy Award, Saturn Award, Awards Circuit Community Awards, and Bambi Awards in addition to many other awards. Altogether Jackman has a total of 26 wins as well as 84 nominations to his name to date.
Hugh Jackman’s Net Worth, Income & Salary in 2020
He has been able to garner an estimated net worth of around $180 million as of October 2020.
Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
Jackman’s roles in the different movies have been controversial over the years. In December 2017, he also was accused of sexist comments. On the other hand, he has had a comedic feud with actor Ryan Reynolds.
Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Hugh Jackman Facebook page has around 23.78m fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 13.9m followers. On Hugh Jackman Instagram account, he has around 28.1m followers while on YouTube, Hugh Jackman has around 743 subscribers.
Since his childhood with a dream of becoming an actor, Jackman has lived up to his desire and surpassed it. He falls as one of the prominent actors of his time. His humble nature makes him a love for the less fortunate with his charities as well as donations.