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Hugh Jackman Knew Wife Deborra-Lee Furness Was 'The One' After Spending The First Two Weeks Together: "Met My Soulmate"
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Hugh Jackman Knew Wife Deborra-Lee Furness Was 'The One' After Spending The First Two Weeks Together: "Met My Soulmate"

The couple has been married to each other for 26 years, and their love is growing every day.

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Its been more than two decades of togetherness for the power couple, Hugh Jackman and his wife Deborra-Lee Furness. The two tied the knot 26 years ago and remain inseparable to date. Jackman reveals that the very first moment when they met each other, he like her. She broke the ice by introducing herself and he was stunned by her beauty and simplicity. Jackman recalls, “I remember thinking, I like this girl.” After spending two weeks together, Jackman reported decided that she was the one, reports BBC Gossip. Furness thinks that their strong connection helped her understand that she had found a soulmate in Jackman.

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Jackman, now 54, met Furness, now 66 on the sets of the Australian TV show Correlli as co-actors. Furness admitted that working or being with Jackman was “comfortable" and they started meeting more often. Up until a dinner party, things between them were going steadily until he confessed that he had a crush on her which sparked the fire of love to a greater extent between them. She was touched and told him that she also felt just like him. That day, after they acknowledged their feelings for one another, they remained close.

Furness and Jackman got married in 1996 which was the “best wedding ever” according to Furness. Recalling the wedding she says she enjoyed her wedding the most as it had all the fun elements of a Jewish wedding amalgamated with the other religious norms as followed by Jackman and his family. The actress grew up in a Jewish community and regardless of her faith, Furness took some cues from the Jewish weddings she attended growing up.



 

 

She compared her relationship with him to the “best tennis match” with a great level of understanding as partners. Talking about how far they’ve come she said, “When you find a partner in crime that you share, and you grow together… When you got kids and life…and you’re loved… It’s nothing better. I met my soulmate,” describing the way things have turned to be and how their relationship evolved for the better. There have been many speculations about Jackman's sexuality.

Once when Furness was asked how she and Jackman get through movies where he had to do sex scenes, she said, “When I’m sitting in the theatre watching – especially if I’m with the kids – I feel a little uncomfortable. But also, a lot of the times, I’m very good friends with the actress he’s making out with as we’re making a film, we all get to know each other.”



 

 

The two, according to the Daily Mail went on to adopt two adorable kids a boy named Oscar and a girl named Ava, as they live a beautiful life of a loving family. 
 
References: 

https://bbcgossip.com/news/hugh-jackman-knew-his-wife-of-26-years-was-the-one-in-the-1st-two-weeks-she-defends-him-from-gay-gossip/

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-10730557/Deborra-Lee-Furness-addresses-rumours-husband-Hugh-Jackman-gay.html#v-6669931095561057415

 Cover Image Source: Getty Images | Kristian Dowling