Are you in love with Hugh Jackman? Because if you aren’t, you should be.
Aside from the fact that he’s crazy attractive and crazy talented, he’s one of the nicest and funniest people in Hollywood. If his entire press tour for X-Men: Days of Future Past didn’t convince you of that, then maybe this stunning article in The Huffington Post will.
The author recounts a visit to the theatre with her father in 2003 to see Hugh’s Tony-winning performance in The Boy From Oz.
As it was her 85-year-old father’s birthday–and he had an incredible love of theatre–she had sent a note backstage asking if Hugh could wish her father a happy birthday during his improvised banter. But Hugh did more than that. I won’t give away all of it, but I will say that her dad definitely lived the dream. Read the full article here, but make sure you have a box of tissues next to you, as you will probably cry.
But luckily, we’ve got the video below to make you laugh after you’ve cried, because “laughter through tears is my favorite emotion.” Hugh shared the video on Twitter today to get us all excited for The Tony Awards on Sunday, June 8. Can you figure out why Hugh Jackman only bounces? You’ll have to tune in to find out!
So after you’ve cried and laughed, launch the gallery to check out all the photos of Hugh looking majorly dapper in his suit on his way to The Late Show. Hugh Jackman, you own my heart and soul.