As of late, Hugh Jackman is causing a lot of surprise among netizens. No one saw his return to the MCU, as Wolverine coming. But something even more shocking than that occurred when the actor announced his divorce from Deborra-Lee Furness. Being married for nearly three decades, the couple defied the norm of Hollywood marriages and were the epitome of grace and companionship. The couple has refrained from sharing the reason for the split or any other private details.
Even if ending the marriage was a mutual decision, these are undoubtedly trying times for the couple. And Hugh Jackman seems to have found solace with buddy Ryan Reynolds.
Hugh Jackman Leaning on Pal Ryan Reynolds After Divorce
The pair have been spotted out and about on multiple occasions since Jackman’s split with former spouse Deborra-Lee Furness went public. The buddies have been spotted taking a stroll around NYC, watching football games, and having a guys’ day with film director Shawn Levy and Reynolds.
Jackman has always shared quite a special bond with Reynolds. As early as 2009, the pair had ended up in a playful rivalry, The Australian actor had initially considered retiring in 2017. But he was convinced by Reynolds to use his claws again.
It is heartwarming to see that Jackman finds comfort in spending time with the Canadian star.
Hugh Jackman’s Divorce with Deborra-Lee Furness
Hugh Jackman met his now ex-wife Deborra-Lee Furness in 1995 on the set of an Australian TV show. The couple quickly fell in love and tied the knot soon after. Having gone through several ups and downs of marital life for twenty-three years, Jackman and Furness decided to go their separate ways.
The separation of ever-the lovebirds came as a shock to their fans and naturally inspired a lot of intrigue in the masses but the couple have been fierce on protecting their personal lives. As they said in their joint statement (via Hello Magazine):
“We have been blessed to share almost three decades together as husband and wife in a wonderful, loving marriage. Our journey now is shifting and we have decided to separate to pursue our individual growth. Our family has been and always will be our highest priority. We undertake this next chapter with gratitude, love, and kindness.”
Source: Hello Magazine