Co-hosts Michael Riedel and Susan Haskins will chat with the Tony-winning actor on the 30-minute program, which will debut Dec. 23 at 1:30 AM ET on WNET/13.
Encore broadcasts are scheduled for Dec. 24 at 8:30 PM on CUNY TV, Dec. 25 at 12:30 PM on CUNY TV and Dec. 26 at 7:30 AM, 1:30 PM and 7:30 PM on CUNY TV.
Jackman, according to press notes, "talks about his love for Broadway, his sellout show, Hugh Jackman, Back on Broadway, and its meaning for him now and in the future. He also discusses his upbringing in a single-parent home in Australia and his beginnings in musical theater."
Directed and choreographed by Warren Carlyle, the production will continue through Jan. 1, 2012. Jackman is joined on stage by Robin Campbell, Kearran Giovanni, Anne Otto, Lara Seibert, Hilary Michael Thompson and Emily Tyra.