Hugh Jackman Bio, Age & Height

  • Hugh Jackman
    Quick Bio / Wiki
  • Net Worth: $ 160,000,000
  • Birthday: 12 Oct 1968
  • Age: 54
  • Country: Australia
  • Occupation: Actor, Producer, Singer
  • Zodiac sign: Libra
  • Sexual orientation: Straight
  • Body Measurements
  • Height: 6.2 ft
  • Weight: 187 lb
  • Hair Color: Dark Brown
  • Eye Color: Hazel
  • Personal Life
  • Birth Name: Hugh Michael Jackman
  • Nationality: Australian
  • Nickname: Hugh Jackman
  • Religion: Christianity
  • Ethnicity: White
  • Family Details
  • Father: Christopher John Jackman (Cambridge-trained accountant)
  • Mother: Grace McNeil
  • Siblings: Ian Jackman (Brother), Ralph Jackman (Brother), Sonya Jackman (Sister), Zoe Jackman (Sister)
  • Distinctive Features
    • Ruggedly Handsome features
    • Muscular physique
    • Deep resonant voice

Who is Hugh Jackman?

Hugh Jackman is an Australian actor and producer of remarkable versatility, involved in film, musical theatre, and television. He is best known for his role as Wolverine in the X-Men series. His name has featured in the Guinness Book World Record as the longest superhero character of X-Men series from 2000 to 2008. He’s also known for starring roles in features like Les Misérables, Van Helsing, Prisoners, and The Prestige as well as his stage work.

Short bio (Parents, Siblings)

Hugh Michael Jackman was born on the 12th of October 1968, in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. He is the son of a father Christopher John Jackman and mother Grace McNeil. Jackman grew up with four siblings. He has two older brothers Ralph Jackman, Ian Jackman and two older sisters Zoe Jackman and Sonya Jackman.

From his education, he went to Pymble Public School, Knox Grammar School, Uppingham School and the University of Technology and graduated with a B.A in Communications.

How tall is Hugh Jackman? (Height, Weight)

Hugh Jackman owes his role as Wolverine for his drastic body transformation, of course, he always had what it takes to be a great body, but that was something else. There was a change in his size and shape as a whole, with sufficient muscle definition. He has a height of 6 feet 2 inches or 188 cm and weighs around 85 kg or 187 pounds.

His chest size is 43 in, waist size is 32 in and biceps size is 16 inches. Furthermore, his hair color is dark brown and eye color is hazel.

How much is Hugh Jackman Net Worth?

Hugh Jackman net worth is estimated at around $160 million at present. He earns an impressive amount of money from his acting career.

Movies and TV Shows

    Missing Link 2019
    Missing Link (2019) Sir Lionel Frost (voice)
    The Front Runner 2018
    The Front Runner (2018) Gary Hart
    Logan 2017
    Logan (2017) Logan, X-24
    X-Men Apocalypse
    X-Men: Apocalypse (2016) Logan
    Pan 2015
    Pan (2015) Blackbeard
    X-Men Days of Future Past 2014
    X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014) Logan, Wolverine
    Prisoners (2013) Keller Dover
    The Wolverine 2013
    The Wolverine (2013) Logan
    Les Misérables 2012
    Les Misérables (2012) Jean Valjean
    Real Steel 2011
    Real Steel (2011) Charlie Kenton
    X-Men Origins Wolverine 2009
    X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009) Logan, Wolverine
    Deception 2008
    Deception (2008) Wyatt Bose
    The Prestige (2006)
    The Prestige (2006) Robert Angier
    X-Men The Last Stand 2006
    X-Men: The Last Stand (2006) Logan, Wolverine
    Van Helsing 2004
    Van Helsing (2004) Van Helsing
    X-Men 2 2003
    X-Men 2 (2003) Logan, Wolverine
    Swordfish 2001
    Swordfish (2001) Stanley Jobson
    X-Men 2000
    X-Men (2000) Logan, Wolverine


  • He has a two dogs, named Allegra and Dali (Poodle-mix and French Bulldog)

    He has a two dogs, named Allegra and Dali (Poodle-mix and French Bulldog)

Quotes and Sayings

  • "Nobody suddenly discovers anything. Thing are made slowly and in pain." - Hugh Jackman
  • "We have far more ability than we give ourselves credit for." - Hugh Jackman
  • "The definition of being good is being able to make it look easy." - Hugh Jackman
  • "When your dreams becoming reality, they're no longer your dreams." - Hugh Jackman


Hugh Jackman real estate

The house is brand new and features, incredible beach views, three-bedrooms, state of the art kitchen.

Location: North Bondi, Sydney

Price: $5.9 million

Hobbies and Interests

  • Archery
  • Acting
  • Skiing
  • Windsurfing
  • Playing Musical Instrument


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    Fear of the dark

Facts and Trivia

  • He was a last-minute addition to the X-Men (2000) cast. Dougray Scott was originally cast as Wolverine, but was injured in a motor bike accident and wouldn’t have recovered in time for filming.

  • While filming Van Helsing (2004), he accidentally broke an extra’s hand.

  • Doesn’t smoke in real life. He says he finds it horrible to smoke in movies.

  • Was a PE teacher before becoming an actor.

  • A big fan of professional wrestling.

  • Hugh Jackman 2022 height is 6 ft 2 inches or (188 cm tall).

  • Hugh Jackman net worth as of 2022 is estimated at around $160 million dollars.

  • Is left handed.

  • Keith Urban, Nicole Kidman, Rupert Murdoch are his good friends.

Major Awards

Golden Globe - 2013
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical in Les Misérables (2012)
Primetime Emmy - 2005
Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program in The 58th Annual Tony Awards (2004)
Grammy - 2019
Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media in The Greatest Showman (2017)

Net Worth & Social Media

Net Worth $ 160,000,000