Science fiction and mystery unite in ‘Memories’ with Hugh Jackman
Hugh Jackman is now part of a complex sci-fi plot reminiscent of, “When you meet Nick Bannister, my character, he appears to be a stoic, aloof, impenetrable and even cynical. And then that gradually breaks down as he falls in love and that’s an essential part of this love story full of mystery, halfway through he starts obsessing over the disappearance of the mysterious woman he fell in love with,” the actor said. In an interview with El Heraldo de México, referring to his work with the director Lisa Joy.
In the film they reflect a world closer to our reality than the universes commonly presented in science fiction films, and this was the central goal of Joey, who was one of the designers of the popular series Westworld and faced with the challenge of making a feature film, points to recovering lost memories.
The plot places Nick Bannister (Jackman) as a detective who specializes in helping his clients recover memories, As Mae (Rebecca Ferguson) is a woman who steals her heart and disappears one day without a trace, Nick sets out on a journey to discover more about this mysterious girl’s life.
“The story sometimes isn’t easy to follow, suddenly Nick gets sucked into a constant whirlpool, it was fun to act out, although Sometimes it was difficult to decipher the text, because Lisa is exceptional ”, Jackman emphasized when referring to the film’s complex plot.
Collects memories of the Australian translator with Rebecca Ferguson, the longtime actress with whom she starred on The Great Showman, is a very different story from this production., but their common denominator is the protagonist’s obsession with a mysterious woman.
For Jackman, it’s always adventurous to see a completed movie for the first time, “It’s not always easy to watch them earlier, When I first saw this production, I didn’t do it on a big screen because of the pandemic, and I can’t wait to see it in the cinema, because this title was made with that aim.. Memories presents a great world based on science fiction,” the actor concluded.
- He was nominated for an Academy Award for his work on Les Misérables.
- His most famous role is as Wolverine in X-Men.
- He presented the Tony Awards four times.
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