17 years later, Jackman is wrapping up his tenure as Wolverine with Logan. Playing Wolverine is obviously an easier endeavor for Jackman now, but back in those early days, the actor struggled with the character because X-Men was his first time performing in an American movie. He explained:
I was kind of struggling, to be honest. It was the first movie I had ever done in America. I was pretty tight. I was nervous. I was average, to be honest, at best. No one was saying anything and I sort of thought I was getting away with it, but I wasn't.
While speaking with ET Online at the Producers Guild Awards, Hugh Jackman explained how when X-Men started shooting 18 years ago, he had trouble properly playing Wolverine due to his nervousness, which is especially a problem with a character who is known for being ferocious and fearless.Read more at Cinemablend