Jake Gyllenhaal Biography

Jake Gyllenhaal originally Jacob Benjamin Gyllenhaal was born in Los Angeles, California, the United States on 19th December 1980. Jake Gyllenhaal is an entertainer best referred to for his job as Jack Twist in the epic sentimental dramatization ‘Brokeback Mountain‘ which earned him an Academy grant assignment for Best Supporting Actor. The gorgeous entertainer once checked among the “50 Most Beautiful People” by the ‘People’ magazine, puts everything on the line to abstain from being stereotyped as simply one more one of those pretty faces in Hollywood.

Jake Gyllenhaal is outstanding for picking offbeat jobs that enable him to investigate his acting abilities be it the mentally vexed adolescent in ‘Donnie Dorkie,’ or a man confounded about his sexuality in ‘Brokeback Mountain.’ As the child of a movie chief and screenwriter, Jake’s energy for acting and the extra large screen appears to be common, even foreordained. Disregarding his family’s nearby associations with the film business, his folks guaranteed that he got a childhood as ordinary as any other individual. As a pre-adult he was made to volunteer at a safe house and hold summer occupations like some other commonplace young person, these episodes imparted in him high respect for diligent work and expert morals. One of his underlying movies, ‘Donnie Dorkie‘ has from that point forward, turned into an enormous religion top pick. He has an enormous fan following among the gay and bi-sexual gatherings because of his touchy depiction of a gay character in one of his film.


Jake Gyllenhaal Movies

Southpaw (2015), Brokeback Mountain (2005), Nightcrawler (2014), Prisoners (2013), Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019), Donnie Darko (2001), Enemy (2013), Zodiac (2007), October Sky (1999), Jarhead (2005), Life (2017), Everest (2015), …

Jake Gyllenhaal Sister

Maggie Gyllenhaal

Jake Gyllenhaal Age

38 years (December 19, 1980)

Jake Gyllenhaal Net Worth

$65 million

Quick Facts

Birth Date 19th December 1980
Nickname Jake
Birth Place Los Angeles, California, United States
Zodiac Sagittarius
Profession Actor
Active Year 1991-Present
Marital Status Not Married
Nationality American
Ethnicity Mixed (Ashkenazi Jewish, Swedish, English, Swiss-German)
Religion Not Specified
Height 6 feet
Weight 77 kg
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Dark Brown
Relationship Single
Spouse Not Specified

Jake Gyllenhaal Early Life

Jake is the child of movie chief Stephen Gyllenhaal and screenwriter Naomi Foner. He was in every case near the film business from adolescence given his folks’ callings. His folks needed him to have a normal childhood, so they demanded that he volunteer at a destitute safe house and maintain summer sources of income as a young person. As an adolescent, he regularly showed up in movies created by his dad. His folks let him try out for other film jobs too yet did not give him a chance to act regardless of whether choosing. He was taught at the Harvard-Westlake School in Los Angeles from where he graduated in 1998. He went to Columbia University to think about Eastern religions and logic; however, dropped out following two years to concentrate on his acting profession.

Jake Gyllenhaal Career

In his first driving job in ‘October Sky‘ in 1999, he played Homer Hickam, a coal digger’s child who turns into a NASA engineer through his sheer steadiness and diligent work. The film was a major hit, and his job was hailed as his ‘breakout performance’. He showed up in his second real film ‘Donnie Darko‘ in 2001. He depicted a beset young person who after barely getting away demise had repeating dreams of a monstrous rabbit named Frank who discloses to him that the world is arriving at an end. The film turned into a faction hit. In 2004 he played Sam Hall in the sci-fi calamity film, ‘The Day After Tomorrow‘ where the disastrous impacts of a dangerous atmospheric deviation have appeared in a progression of outrageous climate occasions. The motion picture was a significant business achievement.


The year 2005 also was incredible for his vocation. He depicted Jack Twist, a man who builds up a mind-boggling sentimental and sexual connection with another man in the epic sentiment, ‘Brokeback Mountain.’ He was named for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for this job. He showed up in two other effective motion pictures in 2005. He played Andrew in the anecdotal dramatization war film ‘Jarhead‘ which additionally featured Jamie Foxx and Chris Cooper. He showed up as Harold Dobbs in the dramatization film ‘Proof‘ alongside Anthony Hopkins and Gwyneth Paltrow. In 2007 he played the wrongdoing journalist Robert Graysmith in the riddle spine chiller ‘Zodiac‘ which depended on the manhunt for the infamous sequential executioner known as ‘Zodiac’ who had murdered a few people around the San Francisco Bay Area.

Jake acted in the 2009 spine chiller film ‘Brothers‘ which additionally had Tobey Maguire and Natalie Portman in the primary cast. The film was propelled by Homer’s epic sonnet ‘The Odyssey‘ and occurred in Afghanistan and Denmark. In the rom-com ‘Love & Other Drugs‘ (2010), he collaborated with Anne Hathaway with whom he had recently acted in ‘Brokeback Mountain.’ The film depended on the non-fiction book, ‘Hard Sell: The Evolution of a Viagra Salesman’ by Jamie Reidy.


In 2017, Gyllenhaal featured in the sci-fi spine chiller film Life, as space traveler David Jordan, assumed a supporting job in the activity experience film Okja, and featured the show Stronger, about Boston Marathon bombarding survivor Jeff Bauman. In 2018, he featured in Paul Dano’s show Wildlife and The Sisters Brothers. In 2019, he rejoined with his Nightcrawler executive Dan Gilroy in Velvet Buzzsaw.

Gyllenhaal’s next job will be funny book supervillain Mysterio/Quentin Beck in the continuation of Spider-Man: Homecoming, Spider-Man: Far From Home, set inside the Marvel Cinematic Universe set for discharge in 2019.

Highlights and Achievements

Jake won the National Board of Review Award for the Best Supporting on-screen character for his depiction of Jack Twist in ‘Brokeback Mountain‘ in 2005. He won the BAFTA Award for Best Supporting Actor for this equivalent job in 2006.

Jake Gyllenhaal Relationships

Jake Gyllenhaal is an unmarried man till now. He has been in various connections from before. In 2001, he dated the American vocalist musician, Jenny Lewis. From that point forward, he started dating the wonderful American on-screen character Kirsten Dunst in 2002, and they separated in 2004. In 206, he had an unsanctioned romance with Natalie Portman, an on-screen character.

From 2007 to 2009, he was in a genuine association with entertainer Reese Witherspoon. Jake started dating the renowned American vocalist Taylor Swift in 2010. They were as one for a year, and they separated in 2011. In 2013, he fabricated an association with the American style model Alyssa Miller. The couple was as one for a year, and they separated in 2014. From that point forward, he has not been in any relationship until now. As per the records, he is conceivably single right now.

Jake Gyllenhaal Net Worth

The net worth of Jake Gyllenhaal is $65 million.

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