Hugh Jackman has revealed that he passed on the opportunity to replace Pierce Brosnan as 007, James Bond. Jackman is, of course, most famous for portraying irritable X-Men superhero Wolverine on the big screen since 2000, a role he walked away from with this year’s critically and commercially successful Logan. The part provided Jackman with his big Hollywood breakthrough and although the X-Men movie franchise experienced ups and downs over the years, Jackman’s Wolverine remained a highlight throughout.

At the dawn of the new millennium, the Bond franchise wasn’t faring quite as well. While none of Brosnan’s adventures as 007 are considered stone cold classics, 2002’s Die Another Day was ...

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