|Full Name||Hugh Michael Jackman|
|Date of Birth||12 October 1968|
|Age||54 years (2023)|
|Place of Birth||Sydney, Australia|
|Height||1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)|
|Net Worth||$190 million (2023)|
|Spouse||Deborra-Lee Furness (m. 1996–2023)|
|Children||Oscar Maximilian Jackman, Ava Eliot Jackman|
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA: Hugh Jackman’s net worth reportedly stands at an impressive $190 million per Hot New Hiphop.
Recently, the actor shocked fans across the globe. On Friday, September 15, he announced that he is parting ways with his wife, Deborra-Lee Furness, after 27 years of marriage.
“We have been blessed to share almost 3 decades together as husband and wife in a wonderful, loving marriage. Our journey now is shifting and we have decided to separate to pursue our individual growth,” the couple said in a statement.
“Our family has been and always will be our highest priority. We undertake this next chapter with gratitude, love, and kindness. We greatly appreciate your understanding in respecting our privacy as our family navigates this transition in all of our lives.”
Why is Hugh Jackman so rich?
Hugh Jackman’s impressive wealth is the result of a multifaceted career that spans acting, theater, and film. His iconic portrayal of Wolverine in the ‘X-Men’ franchise, along with a string of other successful film roles, has contributed significantly to his earnings.
Jackman’s foray into Broadway and theater, where he’s garnered massive critical acclaim, has further boosted his financial standing.
Beyond his on-screen and stage performances, he has also capitalized on endorsement deals and commercial appearances.
Additionally, smart investments, such as his real estate ventures, and a diversified income portfolio have played a crucial role in his journey to becoming one of Hollywood’s wealthiest actors.
The 54-year-old ‘X-Men’ star and his 67-year-old partner from ‘Correlli’ initially entered the real estate market during the late 1990s and have since amassed an array of luxury homes, both in Australia and the United States.
Where does Hugh Jackman own homes?
Two-bedroom apartment in Melbourne (1997)
Before Jackman became famous for ‘X-Men’ in 2000, he and his wife lived in a modest two-bedroom apartment in Melbourne. They bought their first home together in 1997, a year after their wedding, for $240,000.
Their initial home boasted polished floorboards, high ceilings, and an abundance of natural light, thanks to its generously sized windows.
In August 2015, they decided to sell the apartment, fetching over $740,000, which translated into a neat profit of half a million dollars, per Daily Mail.
Three-storey apartment in Manhattan, New York (2009)
In 2009, they purchased a three-story apartment in the prestigious Meier Towers building in New York.
This elegant Manhattan residence features five bedrooms, five bathrooms, a high-quality kitchen, a gym, a library, and spacious terraces. This upscale apartment provides breathtaking views of the Hudson River through its expansive floor-to-ceiling windows.
Although the initial price for this luxurious NYC home was set at a staggering $40 million, Jackman managed to acquire it for an impressive $21 million.
They put it on the market in June 2022 with a staggering price tag of $38.9 million.
Beachfront property in Sydney, Australia (2016)
Hugh Jackman and Deborra-Lee Furness bought a beachfront apartment in Bondi Beach for $5.9 million in 2016.
This three-bedroom apartment is newly built and offers a mix of Hollywood luxury and beautiful Australian beach views. It has a spacious, modern kitchen and top-quality European oak floors.
The big balcony is great for enjoying both indoor and outdoor living, especially on sunny Bondi afternoons.
Property in The Hamptons
The couple also own a house in The Hamptons. This exclusive property in East Hampton offers stunning water views and features a lap pool and a pavilion.
The main house is currently under construction and is anticipated to be finished by the end of the year according to Daily Mail. In the meantime, the family is living in the guest house.
Penthouse in New York City (2022)
Hugh Jackman and Deborra-Lee Furness bought a penthouse in New York City last year for $21.12 million, Daily Mail reported on Saturday, September 16.
This 440-square-meter apartment is located in a trendy building in the Chelsea district of NYC, with 57 units, and it was listed with Noble Black Real Estate.
The penthouse has an open and airy layout, featuring four bedrooms around the common living areas. It comes with floor-to-ceiling windows, standing over four meters tall, and a spacious 343-square-meter outdoor space, including a large rooftop terrace.
Interestingly, they made this purchase shortly after putting their three-story condo in New York City up for sale.
Hugh Jackman’s net worth compared to Ryan Reynolds
Ryan Reynolds boasts a substantial net worth of $350 million according to CooPWB, while Jackman’s net worth as of 2023 stands at an impressive $190 million.
Both actors have enjoyed successful careers in the entertainment industry, despite Reynolds’ wealth surpassing Jackman’s by a considerable margin. Their successful careers reflect their diverse filmography and lucrative ventures.