Jackman Drops Movie to Train for Wolverine 2?

Hugh Jackman has opted not to appear in the upcoming Avon Man so that he can start getting in shape in late fall for Wolverine 2, reports Deadline.

Written by Christopher McQuarrie and concentrating on the samurai storyline originated in the comic series, Wolverine 2 does not have a release date yet.

Filming is expected to get underway in 2011.