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Hugh Jackman Shares Gym Selfie Video While Training for “Deadpool 3”: 'Becoming Wolverine Again'

Jackman will reprise his role as Wolverine in the upcoming Marvel movie

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Hugh Jackman’s arms are as swole as ever!

The 55-year-old actor, who is resurrecting his role as Wolverine for Marvel’s still-untitled Deadpool 3, is assuring his fans that the character will have mighty muscles when he returns to the big screen on July 26.

On Sunday, the Emmy, Grammy and Tony winner posted a video of himself executing bicep curls in the gym.

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“No days off — except for tomorrow,” Jackman wrote in his Instagram caption, capping it off with a fitting emoji and hashtag, "💪🏻#BecomingWolverineAgain."

He soundtracked the video with a popular workout song —  “Rock and Roll” — from The Glitter Band.

Jackman is reprising his role of Wolverine for the first time since the critically acclaimed Logan in 2017. In a 2020 post, he reflected on Logan and Wolverine in general: “Thank you for the many (and I really mean MANY) years of sweat, steamed chicken and the role of a lifetime!“

<p>Getty;Hugh Jackman/Instagram</p> Hugh Jackman lifts weights in the gym

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Hugh Jackman lifts weights in the gym

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He played Wolverine from 2000 to 2017, while making a photo cameo in Deadpool in 2016 and an archival-video cameo in Deadpool 2 in 2018.

Jackman and fellow Deadpool 3 star Ryan Reynolds announced Jackman’s return for the Marvel Cinematic Universe film in July 2023. With the release of Deadpool 3, Jackman will have played Wolverine for 24 years.

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The two stars, along with Patrick Stewart, are three actors from the X-Men franchise who have now entered the MCU.

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