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Hugh Jackman Biography

Posted by | Vishnu Das on | November 20, 2023

Date of Birth

12 / October / 1968


56 Years


Actor Singer Producer

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Hugh Jackman, an Australian actor was born on 12 October 1968. He was born in Sydney, New South Wales. Both of his parents Grace McNeil and Christopher John Jackman were English and moved from the UK to Australia in the UK shortly prior to Hugh’s birth. As the birth of British parents, he is a holder of British citizenship as well as Australian citizenship.

He started his education at Pymble Public School and went to the all-boys Knox Grammar School for secondary education. The year 1987 was the time he was able to take an unplanned gap year during which was employed as a teacher of physical education at the Uppingham School in England. To earn his BA degree in undergraduate studies which he earned with a focus on communication. He attended the University of Technology, Sydney. University of Technology, Sydney, and graduated in 1991.


He was born in Sydney, Australia. The parents of his father, Grace Watson, and Chris were English and Hugh was the youngest of five siblings. His mother left the family when Hugh was only eight years old and the kids were raised by their father who was a Cambridge University-educated accountant.

While attending Knox Grammar School, Hugh was a part of a production of My Fair Lady. The actor graduated from the University of Technology in Sydney with a Bachelor of Arts in Communication and a concentration in journalism.


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Education School and Colleges

Education Qualification BA in Communications
School Pymble Public School in Sydney
Knox Grammar School in Sydney
College / University The University of Technology Sydney
Edith Cowan University
Others Actors’ Centre in Sydney

Personal Life

In the year 1996, He married Deborra-Lee Furness in 1996. They had met on the set of Correlli his first TV acting part. After Furness was miscarried twice the couple welcomed two children: Oscar (b.2000) as well as Eva (b.2005). The family lives in Melbourne.

Early Acting Career

Hugh Jackman’s first film credits included Paperback Hero and Erskineville Kings. His stage credits include performances on stage in Beauty and the Beast and Sunset Boulevard. In 1998, he gained recognition in the UK by playing Curly as a character in his role in the Royal National Theatre production of Oklahoma!

In 2006 He was chosen to take over Russell Crowe in Australia, the Baz Luhrmann film which also featured Nicole Kidman.

Residence and Contact Address

Birth Place Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Home Town Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Present Residence New York, New York, USA
House Address New York, New York, USA
Phone No / Mobile No Not Known
Email ID Not Known
Website Not Known

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Net Worth

By 2022 the net worth is approximately $180 million.

Upcoming Films

Nomadland; The Father; Judas and the Black Messiah; The Trial of the Chicago 7; Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom.

Hugh Jackman IMDB

Les Miserables. Hugh Jackman is an Australian actor, singer, multi-instrumentalist, dancer, and producer.

Hugh Jackman Young

A young Hugh Jackman’s pictures include his yearbook picture from high school and numerous images from his career’s beginnings in the late 1990s.

Hugh Jackman Wolverine

Hugh Jackman is coming out of retirement to play Wolverine. The actor will reprise his iconic X-Men character in the upcoming Deadpool 3, star Ryan Reynolds announced on Twitter on Tuesday. Reynolds added that the film will debut on Sept. 6th, 2024.

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Body Measurements Chest:43 Inches
Waist: 32 Inches
Biceps: 16 Inches
Birth Place Sydney Australia
Children Son: Oscar Maximilian Jackman
Daughter: Ava Eliot Jackman
Eye Color Light Brown
Hair Color Dark Brown
Height In CM 188 CM
Height In Meter 1.88 M
Nationality Australian
Parents Father: Christopher John Jackman
Mother: Grace McNeil
Profession Actor Singer Producer
Siblings Brother: Ian Jackman, Ralph Jackman
Sister: Zoe Jackman, Sonya Jackman
Spous Deborra-Lee Furness
Weight 82 Kg
181 Lbs
Zodiac Sign Libra


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