Why Did Hugh Jackman's Wife Say, 'I'm Always Having Affairs'?

PHOTO: Hugh Jackman appears on the 2013 October issue of Town and Country Magazine.

Being married to an actor has its perks, Hugh Jackman's wife, Deborra-Lee Furness said recently.

"I like [Jackman] clean-shaven," she told Town & Country magazine in its October issue. "But I like him all ways: chubby, muscley, skinny. I'm always having affairs!"

It's clear Jackman, 44, is crazy for her too.

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Still, "I decided, 'I won't ask her to marry me for six months,'" the "Wolverine" star said. "Then after four months I thought, 'That's the most ridiculous rule!'"

However, the couple said life wasn't perfect. They had trouble conceiving a child, and adoption in their native Australia can take five to 10 years. So, in 1999, they moved to Los Angeles, which proved to be a good decision, and not just professionally. In 2000, they adopted a newborn boy, and in 2005, a girl.

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Now, Furness, a board member of Worldwide Orphans in Australia, is working to create a National Adoption Awareness Week.

"I'm working with Americans to create an international campaign to shine a light on the fact that there are 153 million orphans in the world," she said. "If that were a country, it would be the ninth-largest in the world, just ahead of Russia."

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