Jackman ’embarrassed’ to fall in love with wife

Los Angeles, Sep 6 (IANS) Actor Hugh Jackman felt “embarrassed” to fall in love with his wife and actress Deborra-Lee Furness.

Jackman met his wife of nearly 20 years on the set of his first professional acting role, the TV show “Correlli”, and he says it felt “ridiculous and cliched” to fall for the “leading lady”, reports femalefirst.co.uk.

“We got on well with each other from the start. And it was a situation where it seemed so ridiculous and cliched and embarrassing and infantile, the whole thing where this was my first big acting job and here I am falling in love with the leading lady,” Jackman, 46, told Psychologies magazine.

Jackman and Furness, 59, married in 1996 and adopted children Oscar, 14, and Ava, 9. Jackman says his success would be meaningless if he didn’t have his family.

“Meeting Deb has been a blessing. We have a beautiful life together. This wouldn’t mean very much if I couldn’t share it with Deb and the kids.

“My father taught me that your family is your bedrock and you should always make that your priority. That lesson has never been lost on me,” he said.

Leave a Reply

Please enter your comment!

The opinions, views, and thoughts expressed by the readers and those providing comments are theirs alone and do not reflect the opinions of www.mangalorean.com or any employee thereof. www.mangalorean.com is not responsible for the accuracy of any of the information supplied by the readers. Responsibility for the content of comments belongs to the commenter alone.  

We request the readers to refrain from posting defamatory, inflammatory comments and not indulge in personal attacks. However, it is obligatory on the part of www.mangalorean.com to provide the IP address and other details of senders of such comments to the concerned authorities upon their request.

Hence we request all our readers to help us to delete comments that do not follow these guidelines by informing us at  info@mangalorean.com. Lets work together to keep the comments clean and worthful, thereby make a difference in the community.

Please enter your name here