Hugh Michael Jackman (born in Sydney, Australia, October 12, 1968), an accomplished performer of musical theatre, became world-famous as the mutant Wolverine in Marvel Comics X-Men series: X-Men (2000), X2: X-Men United (2003) directed by Bryan Singer, X-Men: The Last Stand (2006), X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009), X-Men: First Class (2011), The Wolverine (2013), also X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014) and X-Men: Apocalypse (2016) directed by Bryan Singer, Logan (2017) by James Mangold. He acted with Ashley Judd in Someone Like Me (2001), with Meg Ryan in Kate & Leopold (2001), with Kate Beckinsale in Van Helsing (2004), with Scarlett Johansson in Scoop (2006) by Woody Allen, with Christian Bale in Prestige (2006) by Christopher Nolan, with Rachel Weisz in The Fountain (2006) by Darren Aronofsky, with Nicole Kidman in Australia (2008) by Baz Lurhman. Jackman displayed his exceptional talent as a singer in the musical Les Misérables (2012) by Tom Hooper, he played P.T. Barnum in the musical The Greatest Showman (2017). He acted in Real Steel (2011), Prisoners (2013) by Denis Villeneuve with Jake Gyllenhaal, Chappie (2015) by Neil Blomkamp, Bad Education (2020), Reminiscence (2021) by Lisa Joy, The Son (2022) by Florian Zeller.
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Golden Globe Awards
2002 NomineeBest Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy
2013 WinnerBest Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy
2018 NomineeBest Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy
2023 NomineeBest Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama