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Hugh Jackman Turns Down Oscar Hosting Again

November 8, 2010 (9:14 am) GMT
Skipping this year's ceremony, Jackman is again snubbing the producers of the awards event because he would be busy filming 'Wolverine' sequel.

has been forced to turn down the chance to host the Academy Awards for a second time due to scheduling conflicts. The Australian actor hosted the Oscars prizegiving in 2009 and was asked back for this year's show, but he couldn't accept the offer, leaving the job to and .

Academy bosses have been left disappointed again after seeking out Jackman's talents for the 2011 bash, because the hunk is too busy shooting "Wolverine 2". According to Deadline.com, the blockbuster will be shot in both New York and Tokyo, Japan.

The next Academy Awards ceremony will take place in Los Angeles on February 27. "" and "" are two among movies which are touted to get a nomination in the Best Film category.

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