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Hugh Jackman’s Wife: Gay Rumors About Him Are “Tragic”

Hugh Jackman?s wife of 15 years, Deborra-Lee Furness is addressing the gay rumors.

She told The New York Post:

Responding to speculation about his sexuality, she said, ?The line I heard was, ?Wolverine? Who would have thought?? Hugh and I don?t pay much heed. It?s kind of tragic that these people have nothing better to do than gossip about people they don?t know.?

Debora told Page Six Magazine:

Australian actress Deborra-Lee Furness has been married to the fellow Australian, 43, since 1996 — and she’s had to physically and mentally battle fans and mean-spirited critics!

“I’ve been almost pummeled as people try to get to him,” Furness, 56, tells Page Six Magazine. “Literally, they will push you out of the way.”

And then there’s Furness’ age — 13 years Jackman’s senior — and her curves. “The age thing! Truth be known, Hugh is much more mature than me, so we balance each other out,” she tells the mag. “And heaven forbid I have a human experience and carry a little weight.”

Read the full article via US MAGAZINE