Hugh Jackman Publicly Praises His Wife's Achievements In The Sweetest Way

Date April 26, 2018 10:14

Making Australia proud!

Hugh Jackman's wife Deborra-Lee Furness was honored with a hammer at the Tribeca Disruptive Innovation Awards in NYC for her achievements in film industry.


His sweet tribute to her makes us wonder how they have managed to keep their love in an industry that seems to have a preference for short-term relationships.

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After 22 years of marriage, Hugh Jackman and his wife are still happy together

My funny valentine! #throwbackthursday #mydebs

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The couple got married on April 11, 1996, after meeting on the set of the Australian television series Correlli in 1995.

The two have since adopted two children together, son Oscar and daughter Ava. The star received a sweet wedding anniversary message from her famed beau to mark their 22 years together.

Last night, on the way to the @greatestshowman world premiere, with my love. #DEB

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Sharing his tribute with a throwback photo of the two together, Hugh wrote: 'I believe in life we need to see and truly be seen by the most important people in our lives."

Hugh Jackman's touching message to his wife

On April 23, Deborra-Lee Furness was honored for her achievements and contributions to the film community with an industry-iconic hammer.


Awarded at the Tribeca Disruptive Innovation Awards (TDIA) in New York City, the talented star was praised for her commitment to innovation on the modern cultural frontier.

But what's more obvious is how much the Wolverine star loves his wife, because he took to Instagram to celebrate her award with a sweet message.

The star opted for a cropped blazer, layering the chic number over a white collared shirt worn untucked. Keeping in line with her monochromatic look, Deborra-Lee wore a pair of plain black trousers.

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Secret of marriage

Celebrity marriages aren’t always the best example of healthy relationships, but every once in a while, a star-studded duo does lend a heartwarming morsel of wedded-bliss inspiration.

Off to the @goldenglobes .... #mydebs @greatestshowman

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Hugh Jackman and wife Deborra-Lee Furness have managed to defy the Hollywood odds and stay happily married for over 20 years. So, what is their secret?

He is not one to shy away from personal questions, and his answer always remains the same, “You have got to find the right person. It’s powerful but simple.”

Hugh Jackman