April 19, 2024 5:06 pm

Hugh Jackman Lost Out on Miss Congeniality Role Because He 'Couldn't Keep Up' with Star Sandra Bullock
Hugh Jackman Lost Out on Miss Congeniality Role Because He 'Couldn't Keep Up' with Star Sandra Bullock

Hugh Jackman Lost Out on Miss Congeniality Role Because He ‘Couldn’t Keep Up’ with Star Sandra Bullock

Before Hugh Jackman became a household name with his role of Wolverine in 2000’s X-Men, the Australian actor auditioned opposite Sandra Bullock for a role in Miss Congeniality. Speaking about the audition for the first time to Variety for a recent cover story, Jackman says he was still a “nobody” when reading for the romantic comedy, and it was the first time he had ever tested with another actor.

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​The actor shared his rom-com audition experience for the first time in a recent Variety cover story. Read More