Australian actor Hugh Jackman is well known for starring in huge Hollywood films such as Les Miserables (2012), The Prestige (2006) and playing 'Wolverine' in the X-Men series. Jackman's character has given him the longest-running role as a Marvel superhero, for which he won the Guinness World Record. The actor is also a singer and producer, having starred in many musicals and produced the likes of Deception (2008), The Wolverine (2013), The Greatest Showman (2017) and X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009), where he also stars.
Born in Sydney, New South Wales, Jackman studied journalism at university before getting into theatre. He was quickly given the leading role on ABC-TV drama Correlli (1995), where he met his wife Deborra-Lee Furness. Several roles later, including Gaston in Beauty and the Beast and Joe Gills in Sunset Boulevard, Jackman was performing in the Royal National Theatre's production of Oklahoma! in London's West End which garnered him an Olivier Award nomination. Despite being one of the biggest movie stars, Jackman returns to the stage to indulge in his passion for theatre, including performing alongside Daniel Craig in A Steady Rain on Broadway.
As a trained performer, Hugh Jackman also enjoys singing, evident in his choices of movie roles. In 2019, Jackman went on his first tour to perform songs from The Greatest Showman: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack as well as other Broadway and Hollywood songs. His tour The Man. The Music. The Show. travelled to North America, Europe and Oceania, selling out tickets quickly due to the demand to see Hugh Jackman live on stage. He grossed $23.4 million from 289.586 tickets sold in Europe alone, according to Billboard.
The star is one of the hottest names in Hollywood, and has also won the title of 'Sexiest Man Alive' by People Magazine in 2008. With tickets to see Hugh Jackman previously soaring from box offices, make sure to follow him on TickX for updates and get ticket alerts for his upcoming shows.