Hugh Jackman was convinced Whitney Houston's I Will Always Love You was about him

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Actor Hugh Jackman said as a teenager; he was convinced that Whitney Houston sang his name "Hugh" on her iconic 1992 hit, I Will Always Love You

"By the way, listen to the very last lyric of I Will Always Love You by Whitney Houston. She actually says Hugh, I promise you. The very last - it is Hugh," he said in a video on Instagram.

"Well, I made myself believe that when I was 15," said the 52-year-old.

He captioned the social media video clip: "I told my younger self that Whitney Houston was singing to me. I might still believe it. I love you."

Fans and friends in the comment section of the post wholeheartedly agreed with the actor, including Dynasty actor Rafael De La Fuente, who said: "I think there's no debate..."

Watch the Les Misérables actor belt out part of the song here

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