This Is What a Young Hugh Jackman Looked Like

by Latifah Muhammad 6:29 PM PDT, May 27, 2016
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Is that you Wolverine?

Hugh Jackman posted a throwback photo to his Instagram on Thursday, and you won’t believe how much he’s changed over the years! The X-Men: Apocalypse star shared his graduation photo in honor of all the grads getting their diplomas this year.

“Congrats To The Graduating Class Of 2016! #throwbackthursdays,” he wrote.

Congrats To The Graduating Class Of 2016! #throwbackthursdays

A photo posted by Hugh Jackman (@thehughjackman) on

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Fans already love the pic of a noticeably scrawnier Jackman wearing his cap and gown and flashing that mega-watt smile. The snap has been retweeted more than 9,000 times and garnered over 200,000 Instagram likes in one day.

The Aussie graduated from Sydney’s University of Technology with a B.A. in Communications in 1991. After college, Jackman completed a one-year acting course and started studying acting full time. By 1994, he landed his first acting credit on the Australian crime drama, Law of the Land.

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These days, the Oscar-nominated actor is best known for portraying Wolverine in the X-Men films, including X-Men: Apocalypse, which hit theaters Friday. Check out the video below to see Jackman’s co-star, Olivia Munn, explain why she wanted to do her own stunts.