Last Updated on 09/17/2023 by てんしょく飯
Actor Hugh Jackman (54) and his wife of 27 years, Deborra-Lee Furness (67), have broken up.
The couple released a joint statement to People.
Hugh Jackman and Deborra-lee Jackman Separate, Moving Forward ‘with Gratitude, Love, and Kindness’ (Exclusive) pic.twitter.com/qicQvfqNoE
— People (@people) September 15, 2023
They stated, “We have been blessed to share nearly 30 years of a wonderful and loving marriage together as husband and wife.” “Our journey is changing and we have decided to separate to pursue our own personal growth.”
They continued, “Our family has been and will continue to be our top priority. We will take on this next chapter with gratitude, love, and kindness,” and “We deeply appreciate the understanding of everyone who respects our privacy as we, as a family, embark on this life transition.”
According to reports, the pair declined further comment; PageSix did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
Hugh and Deborra are from Australia, and met on the set of the Australian TV series “Correlli” in 1995. They married in 1996 and have two adopted children, Oscar Maximilian Jackman (23) and Eva Elliott Jackman (18), after struggling through natural conception and in vitro fertilization.
Hugh and Deborra’s marriage was praised in Hollywood as having “stood the test of time. The two are currently living separately. Hugh last posted a photo with Deborra on Instagram in May. It is unclear at what point the two decided to part ways.