Hugh Jackman
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"Hugh Michael Jackman" is an Australians/Australian actor, producer, and singer who is involved in film, musical theatre and television.

Jackman has won international recognition for his roles in major films, notably as superhero, period, and romance characters. He is best known for his long-running role as Wolverine (character)/Wolverine in the superhero X-Men (film series)/X-Men film series (2000-2014), as well as for his leads in the romantic-comedy fantasy Kate & Leopold (2001), the action-horror film Van Helsing (film)/Van Helsing (2004), the magic-themed drama The Prestige (film)/The Prestige (2006), the epic historical romantic drama Australia (2008 film)/Australia (2008), the sci-fi sports drama Real Steel (2011), the film version of Les Misérables (2012 film)/Les Misérables (2012), and the thriller Prisoners (2013 film)/Prisoners (2013). His work in Les Misérables earned him his first Academy Award nomination for Academy Award for Best Actor/Best Actor and his first Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy in 2013. He is also a singer, dancer, and actor in stage musicals, and won a Tony Award for his role in The Boy from Oz.

A four-time host of the Tony Awards, winning an Emmy Award for one of these appearances, Jackman also hosted the 81st Academy Awards on 22 February 2009.

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