Hugh Jackman announces world tour & will sing "The Greatest Showman" tunes

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Alert: musical fans! Hugh Jackman has announced a live tour that will see him perform songs from hit musicals across the world.

The tour, titled The Man. The Music. The Show., will see Jackman perform in the UK and North America in 2019.

Jackman has appeared in numerous musicals on stage and on screen.  His early career featured a role as Gaston in a stage version of Beauty and the Beast. He won a Tony award in 2004 for his performance in the musical The Boy From Oz and starred in Baz Luhrmann’s film epic Australia alongside Nicole Kidman. His performance as Jean Valjean in the film of Les Misérables won him a Golden Globe and Academy Award and Bafta nominations.

Recently he starred in The Greatest Showman. The films's soundtrack has spent almost a year in the Top 5 of the UK album chart, with 21 of those weeks at No 1.