Hugh Jackman drops out of The Music Man shows following Covid-19 diagnosis

The Wolverine star announced on Monday that due to his recent positive Covid-19 test result he would not be portraying Professor Harold Hill in the stage musical between 14 and 21 June. Understudy Max Clayton will take on the role, performing in Meredith Wilson's musical comedy alongside Sutton Foster this week. Hugh wrote on Instagram:, "I've frustratingly tested positive for Covid. Again. My standby, the amazingly talented @maxmclayton will step in for me". "What's most annoying is I don't get to see him perform! I've said it before, and will say it a million times more..."

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