Hugh Jackman Prepping Facial Hair for Final "Wolverine" Film

Wed, January 27th, 2016 at 9:10am PST

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Stephen Gerding, Senior Editor

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When he's not teasing a possible cameo in Fox's upcoming "Deadpool" film, Hugh Jackman has been stoking the flames of what he swears is his final solo "Wolverine" movie.

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Now, months after promising fans production wouldn't move forward on the James Mangold

written and directed sequel until they had a "perfect" script, Jackman says the time is nearly here -- and he has the facial hair to prove it.

"We have a script. A full script," Jackman told Collider. "To tell you, two days ago I got that the full finished -- well, it’s not finished, but we’re getting super close, as you can see by the rate of my facial hair. That might give you a good clue that perhaps -- yeah, it’s sooner rather than later.

"It’s my last one," Jackman continued. "For me, I want it to be perfect. So the moment I know it’s perfect, bang, we’ll go."

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