Smiling Hugh Jackman Lands In Rio After Sixth Cancer Treatment

Hugh Jackman Cancer Skin Surgery Spotted Healthy
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Feb. 19 2017, Updated 4:40 p.m. ET

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Less than one week ago, Hugh Jackman told fans he came face-to-face with another cancer scare, but he's already back to work! Keep clicking to see photos of him smiling as he arrives in Rio.

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Hugh Jackman Cancer Skin Surgery Spotted Healthy
Source: AKM-GSI

The 48-year-old actor was greeted by a large group of fans at the airport on Feb. 18, and appeared to be thoroughly enjoying the attention.

Hugh Jackman Cancer Skin Surgery Spotted Healthy
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His appearance comes right on the heels of him announcing he had to undergo another treatment for skin cancer — marking this the sixth operation since 2013.

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"Another basal cell carcinoma. Thanks to frequent body checks and amazing doctors, all is well. Looks worse with the dressing on than off, I swear!" the actor told his Instagram followers on Valentine's day, with a reminder to wear sunscreen.

Hugh Jackman Cancer Skin Surgery Spotted Healthy
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On Feb. 17, he was spotted attending the premiere of "Logan" still wearing a dressing over the wound.

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Hugh Jackman Cancer Skin Surgery Spotted Healthy
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"It is fine, it is all done, all fixed, all out. Thank you for asking," he told fans at the Berlin Film Festival.

Hugh Jackman Cancer Skin Surgery Spotted Healthy
Source: AKM-GSI

However, his health crisis hasn't stopped the actor from soaking up time on the beach in recent months.

Hugh Jackman Cancer Skin Surgery Spotted Healthy
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As RadarOnline.com reported, Jackman was spotted showing off his rock hard abs on Bondi Beach in December.

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