Hugh Jackman attacked by fan

Last Updated: Apr 15, 2013, 11:23 AM IST

New York: Australian actor Hugh Jackman was attacked by a fans with an electric razor here.

Jackman, 44, was at his gym Sunday morning when the fan, named Katherine Thurston, attacked him.

She openly declared that she loves the actor before absconding from the gym. The policemen found her near the gym, reports contactmusic.com.

Jackman revealed that Thurston had been following him and his family.

He told TV news network 1010 Wins: "Here`s a woman who obviously needs help, so I just hope she gets the help she needs."

The fan has been charged with fourth-degree stalking.

IANS