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Hugh was born under the official name Jackman, Hugh Michael on October 12th, 1968. He has been a credited actor since the 2000 film X-Men.
Hugh Jackman is among a small handful of elite super star actors with global appeal. He has starred in eighteen films including the 2014 action film X-Men: Days of Future Past as the character Wolverine, the 2014 action movie X-Men: Days of Future Past playing Logan and the 2013 action release The Wolverine cast as Logan.
Hugh has made such a successful career in supporting roles, that it actually surpasses most leading actor's careers. He has appeared in ten films including: the 2013 comedy film Movie 43 as the character Davis, the 2012 adventure movie Rise of the Guardians playing Bunny and the 2009 documentary release Oh My God cast as Himself.
Hugh Jackman has earned salaries up to $20,000,000 for his acting. His most commercially successful project to date has been the 2006 action film X-Men: The Last Stand, which brought in $234,000,000 at the box office.
Hugh is a cultural icon, having been featured on the cover of at least twenty-eight magazines, captured in more than five pictorials, interviewed in over seventeen publications and featured in thirty-one magazine articles.
As an actor Hugh Jackman has been recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures Art and Sciences on one occasion. He was nominated for the Oscar for Best Actor In A Leading Role for his role as Jean Valjean in the 2012 movie Les Misérables.