Breakthrough Role as Wolverine
Known for playing Logan/Wolverine in X-Men films. Guinness World Record for "longest career as a live-action Marvel character".
First Choice for Wolverine:
Russell Crowe suggested Jackman for the role.
Jackman is an actor, dancer, and singer
Range of Roles
Played diverse characters in films. Notable films include Kate & Leopold, Van Helsing, The Prestige, Australia, and Prisoners.
Won Tony Award for The Boy from Oz. Golden Globe Award for Les Misérables. Received Emmy and Grammy Awards.
Passion for Musicals
Developed interest in musicals at a young age
Holds dual citizenship in Australia and the UK
Supports various causes and organizations. Involvement in the Global Poverty Project and the Laughing Man Foundation.
Married to Deborra-Lee Furness. Has two adopted children.