Jake Gyllenhaal


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29th May 2022 | FlixCatalog Staff

Jacob Benjamin Gyllenhaal was born in Los Angeles, California, to producer/screenwriter Naomi Foner (née Achs) and director Stephen Gyllenhaal. He is the brother of actress Maggie Gyllenhaal, who played his sister in Донні Дарко (2001). His godmother is actress Jamie Lee Curtis. His mother is from a Jewish family, and his father's ancestry includes Swedish, English and Swiss-German.At the age of eleven, Gyllenhaal made his movie debut in the comedy-drama Міські піжони (1991), playing Billy Crystal's character's son. He made an impact in various films in the late 1990s and early 2000s, in films such as the period drama Жовтневе небо (1999), his breakthrough performance, and as the title role in the psychological thriller Донні Дарко (2001), for which he received an Independent Spirit Award nomination for Best Actor, playing a psychologically troubled teenager. He followed this with roles encompassing many different genres, including the comedy film, the Disney romantic comedy Хлопець із бульбашки (2001); opposite Jennifer Aniston in another Sundance favorite, The Good Girl (2002), as a young man grieving the death of his fiancée in Moonlight Mile (2002), and in the science fiction blockbuster Післязавтра (2004), portraying a student caught in a cataclysmic climate event, opposite Dennis Quaid.Making his theater debut, Gyllenhaal appeared on the London stage with a starring role in Kenneth Lonergan's revival of "This Is Our Youth". The play was widely-received and played for eight weeks in London's West End. Gyllenhaal followed his successful theater en devour with a role in Jarhead (2005), playing Anthony "Swoff" Swofford, an aggressive and masculine but equally vulnerable and sensitive Marine during the Gulf War, and Доказ (2005), as Gwyneth Paltrow's love interest. However, it was his follow-up performance that won critical acclaim in Горбата гора (2005), in which he co-starred with Australian actor Heath Ledger, as sheep herders who fall in love in the 1960s and depicts their relationship over the 1960s, 1970s and early 1980s.For his role as Jack Twist, Gyllenhaal received critical acclaim and won the BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role and was nominated for the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role, the Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actor - Motion Picture, and the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. Since then, he has acted in a wide range of movies, ranging from the critically-acclaimed thriller, Зодіак (2007), the drama Брати (2009), playing opposite Tobey Maguire as the title siblings, in the action adventure film, Принц Персії: Піски часу (2010), sporting a bulked-up physique, and the box office hit, Кохання та інші ліки (2010), in which he teamed up with Anne Hathaway, once again, and for which he was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor - Motion Picture Musical or Comedy.In the 2010s, Gyllenhaal starred in several major films for which he received significant critical acclaim: science fiction thriller Початковий код (2011), police drama Патруль (2012), mystery Полонянки (2013), dark media satire Стерв'ятник (2014), the boxing drama Шульга (2015), and the dramedy Руйнація (2015). For Nightcrawler, he was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor - Motion Picture Drama, the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role, and the BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role.Gyllenhaal is the godfather of Matilda Ledger (aka Matilda Rose Ledger), daughter of the late actor Heath Ledger and Michelle Williams. Gyllenhaal's most significant personal relationships have been with actresses Kirsten Dunst and Reese Witherspoon. He is friends with Maroon 5 frontman Adam Levine, having known him since kindergarten. He is good friends with his sister's husband and Jarhead (2005) co-star, actor Peter Sarsgaard. - IMDb Mini Biography By: Pedro Borges

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Releases by Year

Jake Gyllenhaal on average has worked on 2 movies per year from 1999 to 2021. See the full graphs of the number of Jake Gyllenhaal movies released per year from 2010 till 2021.

Top Genres

Jake Gyllenhaal works mostly in Drama Genre followed by Crime Genre flixes. 34% of Jake Gyllenhaal movies are Drama Genre movies. See Top Genres that Jake Gyllenhaal worked on in the graph below.

Average IMDB Score

On average the IMDB score of the movies that Jake Gyllenhaal has worked on is 6.8.

6.8 / 10

Jake Gyllenhaal's Movies and Tv Series available to Stream now ..

Man vs. Wild (2006)

Bear Grylls travels the world in search of challenges to his survival skills.

8.2/1060 min

Available in 12 platform(s).

Prisoners (2013)

When Keller Dover's daughter and her friend go missing, he takes matters into his own hands as the police pursue multiple leads and the pressure mounts.

8.1/10153 min

Available in 11 platform(s).

Donnie Darko (2001)

After narrowly escaping a bizarre accident, a troubled teenager is plagued by visions of a man in a large rabbit suit who manipulates him to commit a series of crimes.

8/10113 min

Available in 13 platform(s).

Nightcrawler (2014)

When Louis Bloom, a con man desperate for work, muscles into the world of L.A. crime journalism, he blurs the line between observer and participant to become the star of his own story.

7.8/10117 min

Available in 11 platform(s).

October Sky (1999)

The true story of Homer Hickam, a coal miner's son who was inspired by the first Sputnik launch to take up rocketry against his father's wishes.

7.8/10108 min

Available in 11 platform(s).

Zodiac (2007)

In the late 1960s/early 1970s, a San Francisco cartoonist becomes an amateur detective obsessed with tracking down the Zodiac Killer, an unidentified individual who terrorizes Northern California with a killing spree.

7.7/10157 min

Available in 16 platform(s).

The story of a forbidden and secretive relationship between two cowboys, and their lives over the years.

7.7/10134 min

Available in 11 platform(s).

End of Watch (2012)

Shot documentary-style, this film follows the daily grind of two young police officers in LA who are partners and friends, and what happens when they meet criminal forces greater than themselves.

7.6/10109 min

Available in 10 platform(s).