Hugh Michael Jackman (born in Sydney, Australia, October 12, 1968), an accomplished performer of musical theatre, became world famous as the mutant Wolverine in Marvel Comics X-Men series: X-Men (2000), X2: X-Men United (2003) directed by Bryan Singer, X-Men: the Last Stand (2006), X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009), X-Men: First Class (2011), The Wolverine (2013), also X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014) and X-Men: Apocalypse (2016) directed by Bryan Singer. He acted with Ashley Judd in Someone Like Me (2001), with Meg Ryan in Kate & Leopold (2001), with Kate Beckinsale in Van Helsing (2004), with Scarlett Johansson in Scoop (2006) by Woody Allen, with Christian Bale in Prestige (2006) by Christopher Nolan, with Rachel Weisz in The Fountain (2006) by Darren Aronofsky, with Nicole Kidman in Australia (2008) by Baz Lurhman. Jackman displayed his exceptional talent as a singer in the musical Les Misérables (2012) by Tom Hooper. He acted in Real Steel (2011), Prisoners (2013) by Denis Villeneuve with Jake Gyllenhaal, Chappie (2015) by Neil Blomkamp.
Jackman played P.T. Barnum in the musical The Greatest Showman (2017).
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