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Deborra-Lee Furness: Unknown Facts About Hugh Jackman’s Wife


GOLETA , CA - NOVEMBER 19: Hugh Jackman and Deborra-lee Furness attend the 13th Annual Santa Barbara International Film Festival Honors Hugh Jackman With Kirk Douglas Award For Excellence In Film on November 19, 2018 in Santa Barbara, California. (Photo by JB Lacroix/Getty Images)

Hugh Jackman is a worldwide sensation, and one other thing that makes fans confirm about the great guy he is would be whenever they see an interview of him or whenever he is around his family.

History of the Jackmans Family!

From being the best version of he could to his children, Jackman is also an adoring husband to wife, Deborra-Lee Furness.

Deborra-Lee Furness and Hugh Jackman met on the sets of an Australian TV show called Correlli in 1995. They married in the year 1996 and adopted two mixed-race children, Oscar Maximilian and Ava Eliot.

Deborra-Lee Furness and Jackman have been married for over 25 years, and they are going strong. While most Hollywood men date or marry women younger than them, Jackman broke that and married Deborra, 13 years older than him.

But according to one interview, Jackman said that anyone who knows him close knows that he is the old fuddy-duddy in the relationship.

Precious Soul and Amazing Talent

Deborra, who is a successful actor, has other passions like Interior designing and has said that she would’ve taken up designing for sure if she hadn’t gone into this profession.

Deborra Lee, an amazing philanthropist who leads many charities, is a fantastic woman and soulmate Jackman deserves. She is not only been the pillar for Jackman but she also never takes anything that is said against her husband.

Deborra never bothers with the rumors and gossips written about her. She never even bothers to read it. But when it came to Jackman being insulted or questioned in that matter, she doesn’t stand down.

The American Dream

Born and brought up in Australia, Deborra-Lee came to New York to pursue her passion for acting. She got accepted in one of the prestigious schools for drama, the American Academy of Dramatic Arts.

Hugh Jackman got his breakthrough and worldwide fame only after 2000 with the release of X-Men. But by that, time Deborra-Lee was an already established actor and had been a part of several movies and TV shows.

What is she doing now?

In 2020 Deborra Lee was announced to return to her old show, Neighbours, in which she did five episodes in the year 1985. But now she will be returning as the director of the show. Otherwise, she has her hands full dealing with her two children.

In the year 2014, Deborra-Lee was named the New South Wales Australian of the Year for her work in breaking the anti-adoption culture prevalent in Australia.

Deborra-Lee, a doting mother, wonderful actress, loving wife, fantastic philanthropist, and so much more as long as we know. Hugh Jackman actually deserves nothing less for the kind soul he is, well, that is when he is not near Ryan Reynolds.

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