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 |  Sep 29 2011, 7:00 PM

Audi just got a lot more popular with women, because it’s just been announced that Hugh Jackman is the automaker’s newest Brand Ambassador.

Joining other famous faces, such as Justin Timberlake and Naomi Watts, the announcement was made at Jackman’s Australian premiere of Disney’s Real Steel. And the Aussie actor started the new partnership off in style, arriving at the event in an Audi R8 Spyder supercar.

Audi started its ambassador program in 1997 in an effort to put a face to the luxury brand by teaming up with well-known celebrities. For his part, the Wolverine star will be pimping Audi out when he attends social and promotional events. For all you women out there, it means that the handsome actor could be making an appearance at an auto show near you… but you can tell your husband the reason you want to go to the car show is to spend more quality time with him.

Watch video from the Real Steel premiere after the jump:


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