By Michael Gioia
16 Dec 2013
|Photo by Joseph Marzullo/WENN|
Mark Gordon will produce the project, about Jake Fisher, who watches the love of his life marry another man. When the groom dies six years later, Jake can't help but attend the funeral, where he discovers that Natalie is no longer the same woman.
Jackman, Oscar-nominated for his performance as Jean Valjean in "Les Miz," received a Special Tony Award in 2012 and took home the Tony in 2004 for his performance in The Boy From Oz. He has also been seen on Broadway in A Steady Rain and his solo show Back on Broadway.