comscore

Hugh Jackman diagnosed with skin cancer

Actor Hugh Jackman has been treated for skin cancer after wife Deborra-Lee Furness encouraged him to get a growth on his nose checked. Jackman posted a picture of himself on Instagram Thursday. In the

By | Updated: November 22, 2013 3:47 pm
Hugh Jackman diagnosed with skin cancer

The Wolverine star was recently diagnosed with a rare form of skin cancer

Actor Hugh Jackman has been treated for skin cancer after wife Deborra-Lee Furness encouraged him to get a growth on his nose checked. Jackman posted a picture of himself on Instagram Thursday. In the picture, his nose is seen covered with a band-aid, reported a website.

Along with the image, he wrote: “Deb said to get the mark on my nose checked. Boy, was she right! I had a basal cell carcinoma. Please don’t be foolish like me. Get yourself checked. And use sunscreen.” Basal cell carcinoma is a form of skin cancer which results in a sore on the skin. It happens due to long-term exposure to the sun.

Jackman has acted in movies like X-Men series, Kate & Leopold, Van Helsing, The Prestige, Australia, Real Steel,Les Misérables, and Prisoners.

LIKE US. FOLLOW US. STAY CONNECTED.
Facebook
Twitter
Google +
Youtube

Latest from News

7 lesser known facts about the late controversial Pakistani model Qandeel Baloch who was murdered by her brother
7 lesser known facts about the late controversial Pakistani model Qandeel Baloch who was murdered by her brother
It's CONFIRMED : Shah Rukh Khan and Anushka Sharma to come together for the third time in Imtiaz Ali's next!
It's CONFIRMED : Shah Rukh Khan and Anushka Sharma to come together for the third time in Imtiaz Ali's next!
New details about Jim Carrey's girlfriend's suicide out!
New details about Jim Carrey's girlfriend's suicide out!
View More

Latest Videos

Hrithik Roshan brings on his action side in this new promo of Mohenjo Daro!
Hrithik Roshan brings on his action side in this new promo of Mohenjo Daro!
Sunny Leone is the latest actress to get bitten by the Snapchat bug!
Sunny Leone is the latest actress to get bitten by the Snapchat bug!
Varun Dhawan and Jacqueline Fernandez speaking Gujarati is the funniest thing you'll see today - watch video!
Varun Dhawan and Jacqueline Fernandez speaking Gujarati is the funniest thing you'll see today - watch video!
View More

Latest Photo Galleries

This is how Salman Khan is being trolled by Twitteratis for acquittal in black buck poaching case!
Alia Bhatt, Sidharth Malhotra and Shraddha Kapoor look straight out of gym when spotted in Bandra!
Ranveer Singh meets Zoya Akhtar at Excel Entertainment office to discuss about his NEXT??
View More