On top of talent and suitability ( Did you see him in The Boy from Oz, especially in more than one performance?), Hugh Jackman is probably being offered the role to secure full financing for another movie musical ( not exactly the favorite film genre in Hollywood). Also, could this be an all-Aussie film venture?
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TV/MOVIES - VIDEO: First Look - Baz Luhrmann's Music-Driven Drama THE GET DOWN
ART - The Met to Feature Two Dozen Shaker Furniture, Decorative Arts, and Textiles
FITNESS - Review: Pro Football Hall of Fame GOLD JACKET 5K - Winning the Super Bowl Ring of Fitness
MUSIC - VIDEO: Seal Joins Montreal Street Singer for Impromptu Performance of 'Stand By Me'
CLASSICAL - Review: The Met's SummerStage Recital Has a Date with an 'Angel'
OPERA - Review: The Met's SummerStage Recital Has a Date with an 'Angel'
DANCE - Photo Flash: Chicago's Top Dancers Take Part in 11th Annual DANCING WITH THE GIORDANO STARS
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