‘I’m the wingman for my 11 year old?’: Hugh Jackman May Have Made $190M Fortune From Wolverine but His Son Only Uses His Name to Bag Dates With Pretty Girls

Hugh Jackman May Have Made $190M Fortune From Wolverine but His Son Only Uses His Name to Bag Dates
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Hugh Jackman is most notably known to the people as Logan aka Wolverine in the X-Men franchise. After raking in a net worth of $190 million, the actor is not as proud as his son. It is reported that Hugh Jackman is the wingman for his 11-year-old son Oscar Jackman. Hugh Jackman is known for his charitable acts throughout his years and being the wingman of his son was hilarious and entertaining for him.

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Hugh Jackman as Wolverine in the X-Men franchise.
Hugh Jackman as Wolverine in the X-Men franchise.

Hugh Jackman shares His Hilarious Tale of His Son

Hugh Jackman has stirred quite a ruckus since his announcement of introducing Wolverine in the MCU. The actor announced the news with Deadpool star Ryan Reynolds as the duo will be featured in Deadpool 3. During his years as an actor, Hugh Jackman has been on many interviews and talk shows. One such show was with the Family Feud host Steve Harvey wherein he shared his son’s trick on using his father’s fame.

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Hugh Jackman with his son Oscar Jackman.
Hugh Jackman with his son Oscar Jackman.

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“He is chatting to this girl” the actor started saying, “He runs towards me, goes ‘dad, dad, dad! I told her…I told her you’re Wolverine. Just sign…sign something, do a photo, do whatever you’ve gotta do'”

As Steve Harvey and Hugh Jackman share a hearty laughter, Jackman proceeds to continue the tale,

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“‘Oh hi Charla this is my dad. You’ve might know if you met him. His name is Hugh’ and all that. And I was like, I’m the wingman for my 11 year old!”  said an incredulous Hugh Jackman.

The video is even better as the grown actor pretends to be his 11-year-old son and is hyperventilating just for the feel of it. The studio erupts into laughter as Steve Harvey couldn’t keep it together during the run of the story.

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The Bromane of Ryan Reynolds and Hugh Jackman

Hugh Jackman and Ryan Reynolds announcing Wolverine's return.
Hugh Jackman and Ryan Reynolds announcing Wolverine’s return.

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Ryan Reynolds and the Wolverine actor have been best friends for many years. The Deadpool actor recently starred alongside Will Ferrell in a Christmas musical titled Spirited. Hugh Jackman is also an avid musical enthusiast and has starred in musicals like Les Misérables (2012), and The Greatest Showman (2017).

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Ryan Reynolds asked Jackman for a piece of advice that may help him with Spirited since the former wasn’t able to keep track of beats while shooting. Hugh Jackman had only one line to say in the form of help which indeed proved successful.

“If you enjoy it, the audience will also enjoy it.”

Spirited was released briefly in theaters on 11th November before shifting onto the OTT platform Apple TV+ on 18th November 2022. The film received an average rating of 6.6/10 on IMDB and 68% on Rotten Tomatoes. The bromantic duo of Ryan Reynolds and Hugh Jackman will be seen on the big screens when Deadpool 3 releases on 8th November 2024 in theaters.

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Visarg Acharya, Associate Content Writer, has been heavily involved in movies, series, and history. Having an experience of 2 years in the field of content writing, Visarg is a seasoned writer. Having a degree in Physics, Visarg Acharya has published a dissertation alongside a plethora of poems and short stories along the way.