In a heartfelt statement released on Friday, September 15, Hugh Jackman and Deborra-Lee Furness revealed their decision to separate after nearly 30 years of marriage. The couple shared their gratitude for the years they’ve spent together and expressed their intention to embark on individual journeys.
Hugh, aged 54, and Deborra-Lee, aged 67, emphasized the continued importance of their family and their unwavering commitment to their children. They kindly requested privacy and understanding as they navigate this new chapter filled with gratitude and love.
The couple concluded their statement, affirming that the message they shared is the only statement either of them will make regarding their separation.
Hugh and Deborra-Lee, who first met on the set of the Australian television show Corelli in 1995, fell in love and tied the knot the following year. Their love story has been intertwined with their careers, as they managed to maintain their relationship while in the public eye.