Although 2014 was relatively quiet for Hugh Jackman, he was able to reap some success from his appearance in X-Men: Days of Future Past. Soon fans will be able to catch him as the notorious pirate Blackbeard in Pan, the prequel to the well-known Peter Pan story. He'll also be playing P.T. Barnum in The Greatest Showman on Earth and reprising his role as Wolverine in more X-Men movies.
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Pictured: Hugh Jackman in X-Men: Days: of Future Past. Photo courtesy of 20th Century Fox.