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Les Miserables Tv Miniseries In The Works

The six-part miniseries will be based on Victor Hugo's classic novel. War & Peace's Andrew Davies will write the script for the series, which will centre on Jean Valjean after he was released...

Zendaya Joins Greatest Showman On Earth

Zendaya has joined the cast of 'The Greatest Showman on Earth'.The 19-year-old singer-and-actress will star opposite Hugh Jackman, Michelle Williams and Zac Efron in the upcoming movie musical, which tells the true-life story of...

Zendaya Tapped For Hugh Jackman's Circus Musical

The X-Men actor will portray famous conman-turned-showman P.T. Barnum in the biopic, while Zac Efron and Michelle Williams recently entered negotiations to co-star. Now Disney favourite Zendaya is preparing to join the...

Michelle Williams In Talks To Star In Barnum Musical

The Brokeback Mountain star is reportedly in negotiations for a leading role in the biopic about P.T. Barnum, the famous conman-turned-showman who founded the Barnum & Bailey Circus troupe. Jackman, who is...

Michelle Williams To Star In The Greatest Showman On Earth

Michelle Williams is in talks to join the cast of 'The Greatest Showman on Earth'.Deadline Hollywood reports that the 35-year-old actress has been approached by Fox to star alongside Hugh Jackman in the movie, which...

Zac Efron In Talks To Join Barnum Musical

The High School Musical and Hairspray star is reportedly in negotiations to join Hugh Jackman in The Greatest Showman on Earth, according to The Hollywood Reporter. In the film, Jackman will play...

Tye Sheridan Caught Up In Sports Car Smash-up En Route To X-men Audition

The 19-year-old was on the 405 freeway in Los Angeles, racing to get to the X-Men: Apocalypse try-out on time when he ran into traffic and rear-ended another motorist driving an expensive Jag....

Stephen Merchant Joins Cast Of Wolverine 3

The Office co-creator, known for his work with Ricky Gervais, is the latest name to join the cast of the X-Men spin off, in which Hugh Jackman, 47, will once again reprise his...

Richard E. Grant Joins Cast Of Wolverine 3

According to The Hollywood Reporter, the 58-year-old actor will play a "villainous mad-scientist type" in the new instalment, which will see Hugh Jackman, 47, once again reprise his role as metal-clawed mutant Logan/ Wolverine. It...

Hugh Jackman Celebrates 20th Wedding Anniversary

The Australian star marked the special occasion by taking to Instagram.com to share a black-and-white photo of the couple on its wedding day in Melbourne back in 1996. In the image, Hugh, who...

Eddie The Eagle Tapped Into Hugh Jackman's Inner Underdog

Designed as a crowd-pleaser, the film has an infectious energy that wins over the audience because it never takes itself seriously. Costar Hugh Jackman, who plays Eddie's coach Bronson, says that this tone is called...

Hugh Jackman's Tiny Eddie The Eagle Shooting Window

The 47-year-old actor plays former ski jumper Bronson Peary in the film, which stars Taron Egerton as Eddie 'The Eagle' Edwards. The film has already received rave reviews from critics, with many particularly praising Hugh's...

Hugh Jackman Reveals Secret To A Happy Marriage

The X-Men star, who has been married to his wife Deborra-Lee Furness, 60, for nearly 20 years, revealed his top tip during a live interview with Australian morning show Sunrise on Wednesday (30Mar16).When asked if...

Hugh Jackman's Son 'Embarrassed' By Bondi Beach Rescue

Hugh, 47, was hailed as a hero for saving swimmers, including son Oscar, 15, from dangerous riptide currents at the iconic Australian beach last Saturday (26Mar16). However during the Australian premiere of his new movie...

Hugh Jackman Rescues Swimmers Off Sydney Coast

The X-Men star was at Bondi Beach on Saturday (26Mar16) when his two children - Oscar, 15, and Ava, 10 - became caught in the strong current and began to be dragged out...

Hugh Jackman Fine After Beach Drama

The X-Men star was at Bondi Beach on Saturday (26Mar16) when his two children - Oscar, 15, and Ava, 10 - became caught in the strong current and began to be dragged out...

Sydney's Superhero: Hugh Jackman Saves The Day In Riptide Debacle

When you've played a superhero on the big screen for so long, some of that good will and bravery apparently rubs off in your personal life too. At least, that seems to be the case...

Watch Hugh Jackman And Luke Evans Flawlessly Sing Gaston's Theme From 'Beauty And The Beast'

Hugh Jackman faced off with Luke Evans in an epic sing-off on ‘The Jonathan Ross Show’, Saturday evening, when both actors sang Gaston’s theme from Beauty and the Beast. Swilling from beer tankards, the pair...

Taron Egerton And Hugh Jackman's Soaring Friendship

The two actors, one an established Hollywood heavyweight, the other one of Britain’s hottest new talents, star alongside each other in Eddie the Eagle. The film is based on the true story of how skier...

Hugh Jackman Joins Taron Egerton For UK 'Eddie The Eagle' Premiere - Photos

'Eddie the Eagle' made it's European premiere at the Odeon in London yesterday (March 17th 2016) and with it came a host of British stars as well as Hugh Jackman, who flew over the pond...

Taron Egerton Dressed Up On Tv To Win Eddie The Eagle Role

Producer Matthew Vaughn was working with Taron on Kingsman: The Secret Service when he decided he wanted to make a movie about Eddie's ill-fated appearance at the 1988 Winter Olympics in Calgary, Canada....

Eddie The Eagle Set Was A Giggle For Hugh Jackman

Kingsman: The Secret Service star Taran Egerton, who portrays British Olympic ski jumper Eddie 'The Eagle' Edwards in the new biopic, spent much of filming trying to make Hugh ruin scenes. Taron,...

Hugh Jackman: 'I've Enjoyed Mixing Things Up In My Career'

The 47-year-old actor has taken on a wide variety of roles, including playing Wolverine in the X-Men movies and their spin offs. Despite perhaps being most well-known for starring as the mutant, Hugh has never...

Hugh Jackman Unveils A New Post-op Cancer Treatment Photo

While onscreen he might be known as a superhero with rapid healing powers, in reality Hugh Jackman is far from it as he reveals that he has undergone treatment for skin cancer for the fifth...

Hugh Jackman Has Fifth Skin Cancer In Two Years Removed

The Les Miserables star had his first procedure in late 2013 after noticing a mark on his nose, and he has spoken out repeatedly about the dangers of skin cancer ever since. On Monday (08Feb16),...

Hugh Jackman Ashamed He Didn't Notice Oscars Diversity Problem At First Nominations Glance

The Australian X-Men star, who earned his first Oscar nomination for Les Miserables in 2012, admits he was just as stunned to learn no black actors, directors or films had been shortlisted for...

Will Smith And Hugh Jackman's Top Gear Car Fetches $27,000 At Auction

The red Vauxhall Astra is the last ever vehicle used in the Star in a Reasonably Priced Car segment before the motoring show's hosts Jeremy Clarkson, James May, and Richard Hammond left earlier...

Russell Crowe Sings With Hugh Jackman At Australian Show

The Gladiator star worked with Hugh on the 2012 movie adaptation of the popular stage show, and he reunited with his former co-star onstage in Sydney on Wednesday night (02Dec15) during musical extravaganza...

Hugh Jackman Serenades Wife At 60th Birthday Party

Deborra reaches the milestone on 8 December (15), but her husband marked the occasion early by putting on a lavish bash at a restaurant in Melbourne's Botanic Gardens on Saturday night (28Nov15)....

Hugh Jackman Performs Stage Show For Charity

The X-Men star launched his Hugh Jackman: Broadway to Oz shows in Melbourne on Wednesday night (25Nov15), ahead of a tour with stops in Sydney, Adelaide, Brisbane and Perth. He performed a...

As one of the most successful Hollywood actors of the last few decades, Australian-born Hugh Jackman has appeared in the news a huge amount. While he is often featured in the news a huge amount for his work in the continuous 'X-Men' franchise, as well as occasionally serving in the headlines for his own personal life. 

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