Shipping to
United States
Mr Hugh Jackman

Fast Facts

  • Restaurant: The Rockpool
  • Hotel: Crown Towers
  • Tailor: Isaia
  • Gadget: Alarm Clock
  • Album: The Beatles' White Album
  • Book: Siddhartha by Hermann Hesse
  • Essential item: Guido boots
  • Vacation: Byron Bay
  • Grooming: Grey Vetiver cologne
  • Style icon: Cary Grant
  • Watch: Girard Perregaux
  • Brand: Tom Ford
  • Jacket: Two button, single-breasted
  • Jeans: Mason's
  • Shoes: Ferragamo
  • Bag: Leather sports bag

Biography

Born in Sydney, Mr Jackman has a communications degree with a journalism major from the University of Technology. After graduating, he pursued drama at the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts before landing a role in the ABC-TV prison drama Correlli. He shot to international fame when he won the part of Wolverine in the X-Men movie franchise and has since starred in films such as Australia and The Prestige as well as Broadway play A Steady Rain. His work in Les Misérables earned him his first Academy Award nomination for Best Actor and his first Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Musical or Comedy in 2013. www.hugh-jackman.com

Mr Jackman's Recommendations

FAVOURITE RESTAURANT AND DISH

The Rockpool. Neil Perry's restaurant in Sydney. I always ask for the fish of the day, simply grilled. Add oysters, and the souffle for dessert.”

BEST BAR

Dar Yacout in Marrakesh, Morocco. I'll have a Negroni on the roof, overlooking the city.”

VACATION CHOICE

“Byron Bay - the most easterly point in Australia. Awesome beaches, great food and music.”

TOP CITY

“Sydney. It has incredible food and great people. Waking up every morning at dawn and swimming in the ocean at North Bondi is a luxury.”

FAVOURITE HOTEL

Crown Towers, Melbourne. Extraordinary rooms, views and incredible service.”

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TYPE OF BAG

“Leather sports bag.”

FAVOURED BRAND

“Tom Ford imbues simplicity, elegance and masculinity.”

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ESSENTIAL WARDROBE ITEM

“Guido boots.”

MOST BEAUTIFUL WOMAN

“My wife has authenticity, flair, humor and confidence. And I can't forget her huge heart.”

STYLE ICON

“It has to be Cary Grant. He had elegance, dignity and authenticity.”

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STYLE TIP

“Be authentic, and, if possible, wear a suit. Makes you feel like a million bucks.”

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TAILOR

“I get my clothes tailored at Isaia.”

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BEST SHIRT BRAND

Isaia - I have very long arms and these are perfectly tailored for me.”

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JEANS BRAND

“Mason's can be good in lots of situations, from casual to more dressy.”

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PREFERRED JACKET STYLE

“Two button, single breasted.”

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SHOE MAKER

“Ferragamo has elegance and good fit.”

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FAVOURITE GROOMING PRODUCT

“Grey Vetiver cologne by Tom Ford.”

DREAM CAR

“A Volkswagen Karmann Ghia convertible.”

Swiss; dates back to 1791
Swiss; dates back to 1791

WATCH BRAND

“Girard Perregaux.”

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ESSENTIAL GADGET

“Alarm Clock and my iPad.”

BEST BOOK

Siddhartha by Hermann Hesse keeps me inspired in many different ways.”

FAVOURITE ALBUM

“The Beatles' White Album. It was the first album I owned, which was a good way to start.”

Brands Favoured by Mr Jackman