He wanted to see the world: I decided I wanted to be a chef on a plane. I thought that would be an ideal job. But the idea at my school was that drama and music were to round out the man.
I got over that. Everyone was cooler, everyone seemed more likely to succeed, everyone seemed more natural at it and in retrospect I think that is good. I think it is good to come from behind as an actor. Early career in theatre On the night of his final Academy graduation performance, Jackman received a phone call offering him a role on Correlli: After Correlli Jackman went on the stage in Melbourne.
On some level that production will be one of the highlights of my career. The role was originally written for Russell Crowe who instead suggested Jackman for the part.
I watched a Hugh jackman of Mike Tyson fights, especially his early fights. Wolverinewhere Troye Sivan played the younger version of James Howlett. The Last Stand, and reprised the character in the sequel X-Men: Days of Future Past and the follow-up X-Men: This was the second time Jackman worked with Berry, and the two have worked together thrice more in the X-Men movies.
He hosted an episode of Saturday Night Live in A Cultural History of Killing the Dead. Sucess and more major roles Jackman in New York Harbor in Jackman was asked to consider taking on the role as James Bond before Daniel Craig was chosen to play the character, but turned it down due to other commitments.
Speaking to the British Press Association inJackman said: Jackman portrayed Robert Angier, an aristocratic magician who builds up a rivalry with contemporary Alfred Borden Bale in attempt to one-up each other in the art of deception.
After reading the script, Jackman expressed interest in starring in the film, and Nolan believed that the actor had the qualities of the character. Tommy Creo, a neuroscientistwho is torn between his wife, Izzi Rachel Weiszwho is dying of a brain tumorand his work at trying to cure her; Captain Tomas Creo, a Spanish conquistador in Seville ; and a future astronaut, Tom, travelling to a golden nebula in an eco-spacecraft seeking to be reunited with Izzi.
Jackman said The Fountain was his most difficult film thus far due to the physical and emotional demands of the part. That year he also reprised the role of Wolverine in X-Men: He rounded out with two animated films: InJackman produced and guest-starred in the television musical - dramedy series Viva Laughlinwhich was cancelled by CBS after two episodes.
Return to musical performance alongside acting Hugh Jackman at the Sydney premiere for Real Steel in September Indirector Baz Luhrmann cast Jackman to replace Russell Crowe as the male lead in his much-publicized epic filmAustraliawhich co-starred Nicole Kidman.
The movie was released in late November in Australia and the U. Of the movie, Jackman said, "This is pretty much one of those roles that had me pinching myself all the way through the shoot. Jackman starred in X-Men Origins: Jackman made a cameo appearance as Wolverine in X-Men: First Class in Jackman was backed by fellow musical theatre veterans Merle Dandridge and Angel Reda.
Back on Broadway at the Broadhurst Theatrewhich began performances on 25 October and concluded on 1 January The film opened on 25 December Jackman portrayed the villain Blackbeard in the film Panwhich revolved around the backstories of J.
Barnum in the musical The Greatest Showman. We all have different strengths. Days of Future Past with a bandage on his nose, and urging his followers on Instagram to "wear sunscreen ". He is a vocal supporter of Muhammad Yunusmicrocredit pioneer and the Nobel Peace Prize winner.
Back on Broadway  Other interests Jackman has shown keen interest in sport. In high school, he played rugby union and crickettook part in high jumping and was on the swimming team.
He plays the guitar, piano and violin. He said "Nothing has ever opened my eyes like Transcendental Meditation has.Hugh Jackman and his wife, Deborra-lee Furness, have been married for 21 years — and they're as strong together as ever.
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