Last Updated on 09/20/2023 by てんしょく飯
Actor Hugh Jackman (54) has broken up with his wife of 27 years, Deborra-Lee Furness (67). Hugh himself is “devastated” by this. Paeg Six of the U.S. reports.
According to the report, a source close to Hugh commented that he is “upset” and “very sad” about the breakup.
Hugh was photographed by paparazzi in New York City without his wedding ring on, and his expression was dark even then.
Oh! Hugh Jackman spotted in New York??? He said I’m not laying low sweetie pic.twitter.com/jHxO3de6g0
— Meech (@MediumSizeMeech) September 17, 2023
Hugh and Deborra released a joint statement to People. 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 said.
They continued, “Our family has been and will continue to be our top priority. We take on this next chapter with gratitude, love, and kindness” and “We deeply appreciate the understanding of all of you who respect our privacy as we, as a family, embark on this life transition.”
Hugh and Deborra met on the set of the 1995 Australian miniseries “Correlli.
Hugh has previously confessed that he fell in love with Deborra at first sight and wanted to marry her a few weeks after they met. He told the show “Today” in 2018, “Two weeks after I met Deb, I knew we were going to be together for the rest of our lives.”
They tied the knot on April 11, 1996, less than a year after they met. After suffering multiple miscarriages and struggling with in vitro fertilization, the couple decided to adopt; they adopted their son Oscar in 2000 and their daughter Eva five years later.
Hugh recently took to Instagram to celebrate their 27th wedding anniversary with a touching message. ‘Love you. Today is our 27th wedding anniversary. 27 YEARS!” he captioned a sweet photo of him and Deborra taken in April 2023.