Hugh Jackman Net Worth
Hugh Jackman net worth: Hugh Jackman is an Australian actor who has a net worth of $150 million dollars. An actor and producer, Hugh Jackman was catapulted into the spotlight after portraying "Wolverine" in the X-Men franchise. Some of his other films include, The Prestige, The Fountain, and Australia. He also received a Tony Award for his work in The Boy from Oz, and won an Emmy for his work hosting The Tony Awards. In fact, he is a four-time host of the Tony Awards, and also hosted the 81st Academy Awards. He was born Hugh Michael Jackman , in Sydney, Australia. His parents were English citizens who cam to Australia in 1967 as part of the "Ten Pound Poms" immigration. His parents divorced when he was eight, and Jackman remained in Australia with his father and Jackman's two brothers, while his mother moved back to England with Jackman's two sisters. He completed his education in Australia and studied at the University of Technology in Sydney. After finishing his degree, he realized his love of acting and went on to pursue his goal. Jackman got his first big break with a starring role on the popular Australian TV series Corelli in 1995. He went on to appear in a number of other TV series, and also started to earn recognition for his work on the stage in productions of Beauty and the Beast, Sunset Boulevard, and in Trevor Nunn's acclaimed Royal National Theater production of Oklahoma. He also continued to carve out his career playing leads in films like Kate & Leopold, Van Helsing, The Prestige, Australia, Real Steel, Les Misérables and Prisoners. It was his work in Les Misérables that gave him his first Academy Award nomination for Best Actor, as well as his first Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Musical or Comedy in 2013; Jackman also brought home a Tony Award for his role in The Boy from Oz. In December 2012, Hugh Jackman is married to Deborra-Lee Furness and the pair have two adopted children, Oscar Maximillian and Ava Eliot.
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Hugh Jackman Earnings
- Real Steel$9,000,000
- Snow Flower and the Secret Fan$1,500,000
- X-Men Origins: Wolverine$20,000,000