Back to IndieWire

Video: Hugh Jackman Tributes Gene Kelly from ‘Les Miserables’ Set

Video: Hugh Jackman Tributes Gene Kelly from 'Les Miserables' Set

The Academy did a tribute to great song-and-dance man Gene Kelly on May 17 with live testimonials from Justin Timberlake, Nastassja Kinski, Kenny Ortega, Penelope Ann Miller, and Harry Shum, Jr.

Here's a clip of Stanley Donen's "Singing in the Rain" and Hugh Jackman's tribute to Kelly, shot on the set of musical "Les Miserables." It makes perfect sense that Jackman grew up obsessed with Kelly. They share the same masculine, athletic approach.

Sign Up: Stay on top of the latest breaking film and TV news! Sign up for our Email Newsletters here.

This Article is related to: News and tagged ,

Get The Latest IndieWire Alerts And Newsletters Delivered Directly To Your Inbox