Hugh Jackman Trained With Sugar Ray Leonard for Robot Boxing Movie Real Steel

Posted on October 2, 2011

Hugh Jackman in Real Steel

Hugh Jackman trained with Sugar Ray Leonard for his role in the robot boxing movie, Real Steel. Sugar Ray told Hugh Jackman the role of corner man in boxing is extremely important. Hugh says, "I play the guy in the corner talking to the robot, trying to massage the fight. He [Sugar Ray] kept at me. He said, 'Man, you're the corner man. If you're not connected to that robot, that robot's going down." Take a look:

Photo: DreamWorks

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