For your wife
on March 16, 2015 | 13:48
Anyone who knows Hugh Jackman would never think that the Australian could have a problem finishing with the ladies. After all, the actor was not only able to secure the title of “Sexiest Man Alive” in the past, but he still attracts numerous women to theaters today. With his own wife, Hugh Jackman was lucky enough to meet her at the right time.
Whether as a mutant Wolverine, ghost hunter Van Helsing or the villain in his new action blockbuster “Chappie,” in his films Hugh Jackman likes to portray himself as a tough guy who can’t be taken down that quickly. That was also the case in the 1990s, when he landed his first major television roles and met his future wife Deborra-Lee Furness. This allowed Hugh Jackman to hide his true nature from the woman of his dreams for a time, giving love a chance in the first place. “I’m really not my wife’s type. She likes bad boys, ”the 46-year-old revealed in an interview with the“ Kyle & Jackie O Show ”on KIIS FM radio station.
Hugh Jackman met his wife on the set of the Australian television series “Correlli,” in which the Hollywood star plays an inmate. Then the best conditions to present yourself as a tough guy. “It was a stroke of luck that I met her in this prison drama, where she had tattoos and everything else,” said the Golden Globe winner happy at this hint of fate. Meanwhile, Deborra-Lee Furness has also met the real self of Hugh Jackman, and was not put off by it.The two have been married since 1996 and lead a show marriage without scandals.
Hugh Jackman can trust his wife
The fact that Hugh Jackman and Deborra-Lee Furness are a true dream team in their private lives is demonstrated by the fact that the two lovebirds have been intensively caring for two adopted children for years. But his wife is also a real help to the screen star in professional terms: Deborra-Lee Furness regularly helps her husband, especially when it comes to learning certain accents. “I wouldn’t say I’m good at speaking with an accent. Deb, however, loves it. Whenever he gets drunk, he speaks with an accent the whole time, usually Scottish. But it’s not that I approve of the drink, ”joked Hugh Jackman.
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