Leader of the pack! Wolverine actor Hugh Jackman melts hearts by posing with his adorable pooches Dali and Allegra dressed in jumpers

He's known for his incredible acting skills and a knack for musical theatre.

And it turns out Hollywood A-lister Hugh Jackman is also a dog person.

Taking to Instagram on Friday, the The Greatest Showman star shared a snap of his adorable pooches, Dali, a white French bulldog, and Allegra, a caramel-coloured poodle-terrier cross.

Dog's life: Australian actor Hugh Jackman shared a picture of his pampered puppies on Friday, white French bulldog Dali and caramel-coloured poodle-terrier cross, Allegra

Dog's life: Australian actor Hugh Jackman shared a picture of his pampered puppies on Friday, white French bulldog Dali and caramel-coloured poodle-terrier cross, Allegra

'Back by popular demand....' he wrote in the caption, adding the hashtags #Dali and #Allegra. 

Looking relaxed, the Wolverine star held one of his beloved pooches under each arm, with the puppies swathed from the cool temperatures in polar-fleece jackets. 

Tony-Award winning Hugh offered a smile while dressed in a black-and-grey North Face puffer jacket, dark aviator sunglasses and gloves. 

Homeward bound: The couple only recently flew back to New York after visiting Australia for the Christmas holidays  

Homeward bound: The couple only recently flew back to New York after visiting Australia for the Christmas holidays  

Fans of the actor took to replying to the post, with one user writing, 'So freaking cute,' while another added,'this is the best thing I've seen in my entire life.' 

The star, who only recently headed back the United States after visiting Australia for Christmas, was snapped with wife Deborra-Lee Furness on Wednesday night. 

The Hollywood couple showing they are still very much in love - after they were spotted holding hands as they arrived at the Freak Show premiere in New York for a date night.

Date night! The Wolverine star and wife Deborra-Lee Furness enjoyed a night out together for the premiere of Freak Show in New York

Date night! The Wolverine star and wife Deborra-Lee Furness enjoyed a night out together for the premiere of Freak Show in New York

In high-spirits, the pair were inseparable as they attended the A-list event.

The Wolverine star led his wife towards the function, holding her hand tenderly, while dressed in cosy attire.

Hugh, 49, sported a slimmed-down look with an all-black ensemble.

Strength-to-strength: The pair are known to have one of the strongest marriages in Hollywood and share two children together 

Strength-to-strength: The pair are known to have one of the strongest marriages in Hollywood and share two children together 

The Australian acting legend wore black trousers, a black zipped-up hooded sweatshirt, leather jacket and dress shoes.

Hugh slicked his short locks back in a quiff, revealing his charismatic features as he waves and smiled at passersby.

He couldn't hold back his infectious grin as he cuddled up to Deborra-Lee in a series of close snaps.

All smiles! The couple cuddled up and displayed large grins when they attended The Freak Show premiere in New York City 

All smiles! The couple cuddled up and displayed large grins when they attended The Freak Show premiere in New York City 

Deborra-Lee also wore all-black to the premiere, adding a touch of glamour with a faux fur shawl.

Hugh and Deb share two adoptive children: Ava Eliot and Oscar Maximilian.

The couple tied the knot in 1996.

Down Under: The star was only recently in Australia for the Christmas holidays, taking to Instagram to post a number of snaps of himself enjoying the land down under

Down Under: The star was only recently in Australia for the Christmas holidays, taking to Instagram to post a number of snaps of himself enjoying the land down under

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