Continuing on with Actor Spotlight!
1. Hugh Michael Jackman was born on 12 October 1968.
2. While filming Van Helsing (2004), he accidentally broke an extra’s hand.
3. He was a last-minute addition to the X-Men (2000) cast. Dougray Scott was originally cast as Wolverine, but Mission: Impossible II (2000) required two extra months of shooting.
4. Was offered the role of James Bond
5. His wife advised against him playing The Wolverine thinking the role was “Ridiculous”.
Why we love him:
Hugh Jackman has a natural elegance and charm but he can also play tough more gritty roles like Logan in The Wolverine. His acting appears effortless and he manages to capture his audience with ease.
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