UPDATE: We've received confirmation that the picture in this story does not come from the set of X-Men Origins: Wolverine, but rather are from Jackson during a river ride off-set a few weekends ago. The images originated at ReelCollectibles.co.nz. The original story is continued below:

While we've seen him in X-Men, everyone has been dying to see the first shot of Hugh Jackman dressed as Wolverine from the upcoming X-Men Origins: Wolverine. Cinematical has gotten their hands on the first image of the Australian actor in his costume for the new film.

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The image shows a very young-looking Jackman in the black leather outfit familiar to fans of the first three X-Men movies, complete with trademark sideburns.

X-Men Origins: Wolverine explores Wolverine's early days, before joining the X-Men. The film will cover Logan's early life, and his involvement with the mysterious Weapon X program. The film stars Hugh Jackman as Logan/Wolverine and Liev Shrieber. X-Men Origins: Wolverine is due to arrive in theatres in 2009.

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