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Hugh JackmanSorry, ladies -- your doorbell won't be ringing to reveal Hugh Jackman anytime soon.

Deadline reports that the 'X-Men' actor has dropped out of playing the lead role in the 20th Century Fox comedy, 'Avon Man.' Jackman will still produce the film under his Seed Productions banner.

'Avon Man' tells the story of a group of men who are laid off from an auto dealership. One reluctantly becomes an Avon salesman -- and he finds that he's actually pretty good at it. Hugh JackmanSorry, ladies -- your doorbell won't be ringing to reveal Hugh Jackman anytime soon.

Deadline reports that the 'X-Men' actor has dropped out of playing the lead role in the 20th Century Fox comedy, 'Avon Man.' Jackman will still produce the film under his Seed Productions banner.

'Avon Man' tells the story of a group of men who are laid off from an auto dealership. One reluctantly becomes an Avon salesman -- and he finds that he's actually pretty good at it.

Meanwhile, Jackman will be getting into fighting shape once again this fall to portray the tormented Logan for the fifth time in the sequel to 'X-Men Origins: Wolverine.' The film, set in Japan, is being scripted by Christopher McQuarrie and will go into production next year.

Hugh Jackman is currently filming 'Real Steel,' a sci-fi film set in a near future, in which boxers do battle with robots.