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Hugh Jackman

1968-10-12 Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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Hugh Michael Jackman (born 12 October 1968) is an Australian actor. Beginning in theatre and television, he landed his breakthrough role as Wolverine / Logan in the X-Men film series (2000–2017), a tenure that earned him the Guinness World Record for "longest career as a live-action Marvel superhero". Jackman has received a Grammy Award, a Primetime Emmy Award, and two Tony Awards. During his career, Jackman has headlined films in various genres, including the romantic comedy Kate & Leopold (2001), the action-horror Van Helsing (2004), the drama The Prestige (2006), the period romance Australia (2008), the epic musical Les Misérables (2012), the thriller Prisoners (2013), the musical The Greatest Showman (2017), the political drama The Front Runner (2018), and the crime thriller Bad Education (2019). For his role as Jean Valjean in Les Misérables, Jackman was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor and won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy, and for The Greatest Showman, he received a Grammy Award for Best Soundtrack Album. He also provided voice roles in the animated films Flushed Away (2006), Rise of the Guardians (2012), and Missing Link (2019). Jackman is also known for his early theatre roles in Oklahoma! in 1998 and Carousel in 2002. On Broadway, Jackman won the 2004 Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical for his role in The Boy from Oz. In 2021 he returned to the theatre as Harold Hill in the Broadway revival of The Music Man. A four-time host of the Tony Awards, he won an Emmy Award for hosting the 2005 ceremony. He also hosted the 81st Academy Awards in 2009. Jackman was appointed a Companion of the Order of Australia in the 2019 Queen's Birthday Honours for services to performing arts and to the global community.


Deadpool 3 Logan / Wolverine 2024-09-06
The Son Peter 2022-11-11
Free Guy Masked Player in Alley (voice) 2021-08-11
On Broadway Self 2021-08-20
Reminiscence Nicolas 'Nick' Bannister 2021-08-19
Being James Bond Self (archive footage) 2021-08-29
Missing Link Sir Lionel Frost (voice) 2019-04-04
Bad Education Frank Tassone 2019-09-08
Deadpool 2 Wolverine / Logan (archive footage) (uncredited) 2018-05-10
The Front Runner Gary Hart 2018-11-06
Once Upon a Deadpool Logan / Wolverine (archive footage) (uncredited) 2018-12-11
Making Logan Self 2017-05-23
Logan Logan / Wolverine / X-24 2017-02-28
The Greatest Showman P. T. Barnum 2017-12-20
Movie Musical Greats with Hugh Jackman 2017-12-22
X-Men: Apocalypse Logan / Weapon X / Wolverine (Uncredited) 2016-05-18
Molly: The Real Thing 2016-02-21
Eddie the Eagle Chuck Berghorn 2016-02-25
Me and Earl and the Dying Girl Hugh Jackman (voice) 2015-06-12
X-Men: Unguarded Self 2015-07-14
Chappie Vincent Moore 2015-03-04
Pan Blackbeard 2015-09-24
Dukale's Dream Himself 2015-07-14
Star Wars: Greatest Moments Himself 2015-12-26
Interstellar: Nolan's Odyssey Himself 2014-11-05
Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb Hugh Jackman (uncredited) 2014-12-17
X-Men: Days of Future Past Logan / Wolverine 2014-05-15
X-Men: Reunited Himself 2014-11-14
The Wolverine Logan / Wolverine 2013-07-23
Six by Sondheim Curly (archive footage) 2013-12-09
Movie 43 Davis (segment "The Catch") 2013-01-01
Prisoners Keller Dover 2013-09-18
Crystal Lake Memories: The Complete History of Friday the 13th Himself (archive footage) (uncredited) 2013-09-13
Les Misérables: The History of the World's Greatest Story Himself 2013-04-01
The Wolverine: Path of a Ronin Self 2013-12-03
Les Misérables Jean Valjean 2012-12-18
Butter Boyd Bolton 2012-10-05
Rise of the Guardians E. Aster Bunnymund (voice) 2012-11-21
Betty White's 90th Birthday: A Tribute to America's Golden Girl Himself 2012-01-16
Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey Self 2011-10-21
Snow Flower and the Secret Fan Arthur 2011-07-15
X-Men: First Class Logan / Wolverine (Uncredited) 2011-06-01
Real Steel Charlie Kenton 2011-09-28
WWE Survivor Series 2011 Hugh Jackman 2011-11-21
Wolverine Unleashed: The Complete Origins Self 2009-09-15
Oh My God Himself 2009-11-13
X-Men Origins: Wolverine Logan / Wolverine / Weapon X 2009-04-28
Weapon X Mutant Files Himself 2009-09-15
Australia The Drover 2008-11-18
Uncle Jonny Uncle Russell 2008-02-17
Deception Wyatt Bose 2008-04-24
ShowBusiness: The Road to Broadway 2007-04-19
Inside The Fountain: Death and Rebirth Himself 2007-05-15
Flushed Away Roddy (voice) 2006-10-22
The Making of 'X-Men: The Last Stand' Vignettes Self 2006-10-02
The Fountain Tomás/Tom Creo/Tommy 2006-11-22
Scoop Peter Lyman 2006-07-27
X-Men: The Last Stand - Production Diaries Self 2006-10-02
X-Men: The Last Stand Logan / Wolverine 2006-05-24
The Prestige: Now That's Magic Self 2006-11-11
Happy Feet Memphis (voice) 2006-11-16
The Prestige Robert Angier / Gerald Root 2006-10-19
Van Helsing: The London Assignment Gabriel Van Helsing (voice) 2004-05-11
Van Helsing Van Helsing 2004-05-05
Stories of Lost Souls Roger 2004-11-12
X2 Global Webcast Highlights Himself 2003-11-25
X-Factor: The Look of X-Men Himself 2003-02-11
X-Men: The Uncanny Suspects Himself 2003-02-11
X2 Logan / Wolverine 2003-04-27
X-Men: Premieres Around the World Himself 2003-02-11
The Second Uncanny Issue of X-Men: Making X2 Himself 2003-11-25
Someone Like You... Eddie Alden 2001-03-30
X-Men: The Mutant Watch Himself 2001-08-11
De Superman à Spider-Man: L'aventure des super-héros Wolverine (archive footage) 2001-12-23
Swordfish Stanley Jobson 2001-06-07
Kate & Leopold Leopold 2001-12-25
X-Men Logan / Wolverine 2000-07-13
Erskineville Kings Wace 1999-09-23
Oklahoma! Curly McLain 1999-09-26
Paperback Hero Jack Willis 1999-03-25
Hey, Mr. Producer! The Musical World of Cameron Mackintosh Curly McLain (Oklahoma) 1998-11-07
The Rat Tamer Kevin Jones 1995-07-26
The Good Spy Robert Ames