Hugh Jackman Profile: From X-Men to Real Steel
Hugh Michael Jackman was born on October 12th, 1968 in Sydney, Australia. There, he got his first taste for acting when he starred in a high school production of “My Fair Lady.” Soon after, Jackman pursued further acting studies and was offered a regular part on the short-lived Australian drama series, “Corelli.” Following this he appeared in a number of Australian musicals, television shows and films. However, he finally made a name for himself outside of his home country when he starred in the stage production and 1999 film adaptation of the musical “Oklahoma!", before achieved instant Hollywood stardom as comic book hero Wolverine in Bryan Singer’s “X-Men.” Join WatchMojo.com as we take a look back at the career of Hugh Jackman.