Did you know Hugh Jackman had a coffee company? It is called Laughing Man Coffee. Jackman wanted to follow in the footsteps of Paul Newman with his Newman’s Own brand donating all proceeds to charity. So, Jackman traveled to Ethiopia with World Vision to visit and shoot a documentary about the impact Fair Trade certification had on the Ethiopian farmers. He partnered with a coffee farmer named Dukale.
There are two cafes in New York where you can try the coffee.
The Laughing Man Foundation is going further and investing in housing improvements and college scholarships for the COOCentral Coop in Colombia.
Here is the trailer for his documentary called Dukale’s Dream: