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2 Hugh Jackman quizzes and 20 Hugh Jackman trivia questions.
  All About Hugh Jackman    
Multiple Choice
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Hugh Jackman is one of the more versatile actors around, having conquered stage, movies and television. He can sing, dance, act, host ... what more can we ask for? Let's see how much you know about this talented guy.
Tough, 10 Qns, mayjay64, Feb 13 07
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  Hugh Da Man    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Think you know Hugh Jackman - singer, dancer, and actor? Well, test your knowledge with this quiz.
Tough, 10 Qns, hughlover1968, Jun 20 11
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Hugh Jackman Trivia Questions

1. In what city was Hugh Jackman born?

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Hugh Da Man

Answer: Sydney

Hugh was born in 1968 on October 12 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. He was the youngest of five children and his mother left the family when he was eight years old. His father who was an accountant, was left to raise him. Though Hugh was born in Oz (Australia), Hugh's parents were from England.

2. Where was Hugh Jackman born?

From Quiz All About Hugh Jackman

Answer: Australia

Hugh Jackman was born to English parents in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia on October 12, 1968.

3. What is the name of Hugh's first child?

From Quiz Hugh Da Man

Answer: Oscar Maximillian

Oscar Maximillian was adopted from outside of Australia, in the USA. After Hugh and his wife suffered two miscarriages, they decided to adopt. Oscar's adopted sister Ava Eliot was born in 2005. Because of Hugh's wife's American residence card, she can adopt from the United States of America.

4. Hugh graduated with a BA degree in Communications. What was his major?

From Quiz All About Hugh Jackman

Answer: Journalism

Hugh graduated from the University of Technology in Sydney, Australia.

5. What is Hugh's middle name?

From Quiz Hugh Da Man

Answer: Michael

Hugh Michael Jackman is his name. In the Bible, Michael was an archangel which is ironic because Hugh played Gabriel in Van Helsing and Gabriel was also an archangel in the Bible. The name Michael actually means "Who is like God?" The name was also popular in the royal families of Europe.

6. On what tv show did Hugh meet his wife Deborra-Lee Furness?

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Answer: Corelli

Hugh and Deb met on the set of Corelli where they played Kevin Jones and Louise Corelli. They were married in February 1996.

7. What movie started Hugh's career in the USA?

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Answer: "X-Men" (2000)

He starred in "X-Men" as the famous Wolverine with claws made of adamantium who could heal himself. The original comic book character stood at 5'3", but Hugh is taller, so in the movies a lot of the scenes he did barefoot. He only wore shoes when body shots were filmed.

8. In 1999, Hugh starred in a movie about a roadtrain driver who wrote romantic novels. What was the title of the film?

From Quiz All About Hugh Jackman

Answer: Paperback Hero

"Paperback Hero" was one of Hugh's first films. He portrayed the lead character Jack Willis, a driver who wrote romance novels but did want to use his name as the author to protect his manly image. Instead, he used the name of his best friend, Ruby Vale, played by Claudia Karvan.

9. What is the name of Hugh's production company?

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Answer: Seed Productions

Seed Productions is also run by Hugh's long time friend John Palmero. Their first movie production was "X-Men: The Last Stand" that Hugh also starred in as Wolverine. The company was founded in late 2006 and its first production was a TV series called "An Aussie Goes Barmey" (2006).

10. Hugh sang and danced in the Royal National Theatre's production of "Oklahoma!". What was his role in this musical?

From Quiz All About Hugh Jackman

Answer: Curly McLain

Hugh played the lead opposite Josefina Gabrille and sang songs like "Oh What A Beautiful Mornin' and "The Surrey with the Fringe on Top". "Oklahoma!" was later filmed for television and DVD release in 1999.

11. What is Hugh's wife's name?

From Quiz Hugh Da Man

Answer: Deborra-Lee Furness

Deborra-Lee Furness met Hugh on the set of "Corelli" (1994), Hugh's first big Australian TV show that lasted one season. The two fell in love during 1994 and wed in 1996. They have adopted two children named Maxmillian Oscar Jackman and Ava Eliot Jackman .

12. Hugh won a Tony Award for the role of Peter Allen on what Broadway musical?

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Answer: The Boy From Oz

"The Boy from Oz" was based on the life of Australian entertainer Peter Allen. Hugh sang and danced to Allen's music in this show which ran for a year on Broadway.

13. Which was the first TV show Hugh appeared in?

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Answer: "Law of the Land" (1994)

Hugh guest starred in a "Law of the Land", episode called "Win, Lose and Draw " which aired onn December 27 1994. He played a character named Charles 'Chicka' McCray who was a lawyer.

14. Hugh Jackman hosted the televised Tony Awards in which he won the Best Actor award for his role in a Broadway musical. He also won an award for hosting the award show. What award did he win as host?

From Quiz All About Hugh Jackman

Answer: Emmy

Specifically, his Emmy was for Outstanding Individual Performer in a Variety, Musical or Comedy program.

15. Hugh earned a degree in which subject?

From Quiz Hugh Da Man

Answer: Journalism

He first studied journalism at The University of Technology in Sydney, Australia. When he decided to pursue a career in acting, he graduated from the prestigious Western Australia Academy of Performing Arts in 1994.

16. Which TV show did he host until its season ending?

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Answer: "InFashion" (1997)

"InFashion" was an Australia TV Show that lasted one year in 1997. It was probably his first TV appearance as himself The show was about things that were, as the name suggests, in fashion.

17. Hugh Jackman has won numerous awards for acting, hosting, and stage performances. What award did he win at the 17th Annual Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards?

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Answer: Burp Award

Hugh apparently has more talents than we thought and showed this when he beat Justin Timerlake in the celebrity burp-off and proudly received his award from another former winner Cameron Diaz.

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