Jake Gyllenhaal

Jake Gyllenhaal

Jacob Benjamin Gyllenhaal (born December 19, 1980) is an American actor and producer. Born into the Gyllenhaal family, he is the son of director Stephen Gyllenhaal and screenwriter Naomi Foner; his older sister is actress Maggie Gyllenhaal. He began acting as a child, making his acting debut in City Slickers (1991), followed by roles in his father's films A Dangerous Woman (1993) and Homegrown (1998). His breakthrough roles were as Homer Hickam in October Sky (1999) and as a psychologically troubled teenager in Donnie Darko (2001). In 2004, Gyllenhaal starred in the science fiction disaster film The Day After Tomorrow. In 2005, he played Jack Twist in Ang Lee's romantic drama Brokeback Mountain, for which Gyllenhaal won a BAFTA Award and was nominated for an Academy Award. His career progressed with starring roles in the thriller Zodiac (2007), the romantic comedy Love & Other Drugs (2010), and the science fiction film Source Code (2011). Further acclaim came with his roles in Denis Villeneuve's thrillers Prisoners (2013) and Enemy (2013), and he received nominations for the BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role for his performances as a manipulative journalist in Nightcrawler (2014) and a troubled writer in Nocturnal Animals (2016). His highest-grossing release came with the Marvel Cinematic Universe superhero film Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019), in which he portrayed Quentin Beck / Mysterio. Gyllenhaal has also performed on stage, starring in Broadway productions of the musical Sunday in the Park with George as well as the plays Constellations and Sea Wall/A Life, the lattermost of which earned him a Tony Award nomination. Aside from acting, he is vocal about political and social issues. Description above from the Wikipedia article Jake Gyllenhaal, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Known For: Acting

Birthday: 1980-12-19

Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, USA

Also Known As: Джейк Джилленхол, 杰克·吉林哈尔, ジェイク・ジレンホール, เจค จิลเลินฮาล, 제이크 질런홀, جيك جيلنهال, Jacob Benjamin Gyllenhaal, Τζέικ Τζίλενχαλ, Τζέικομπ Μπέντζαμιν "Τζέικ" Τζίλενχαλ, Джейк Джилленгол, 제이크 질렌할

Jake Gyllenhaal Movies

Donnie Darko 2001
Zodiac 2007
Rendition 2007
Moonlight Mile 2002
Bubble Boy 2001
October Sky 1999
Love & Other Drugs 2010
Source Code 2011
Highway 2002
End of Watch 2012
Enemy 2013
Nightcrawler 2014
Demolition 2016
Stronger 2017
Life 2017
Wildlife 2018
Southpaw 2015
Velvet Buzzsaw 2019
Horror Show 2017
The Guilty 2021
Ambulance 2022
Jarhead 2005
Brokeback Mountain 2005
The Day After Tomorrow 2004
Brothers 2009
The Good Girl 2002
Prisoners 2013
Accidental Love 2015
Nocturnal Animals 2016
The Anarchists vs ISIS 1970
Rio 1970
The Division 1970
The Mint 1970
The Lost Airman 1970
Fun Home 1970
Untitled Mysterio Film 1970
Snow Blind 1970
Spirit Untamed 2021
Combat Control 1970
Suddenly 1970
Oblivion Song 1970
Everest 2015
The Sisters Brothers 2018
Proof 2005
Spider-Man: Far From Home 2019
Okja 2017
City Slickers 1991
Lovely & Amazing 2001
Homegrown 1998
Josh and S.A.M. 1993
A Dangerous Woman 1993
Jiminy Glick in Lalawood 2004
Abby Singer 2003