Name: Jake Gyllenhaal
Birth Name: 
Jacob Benjamin Gyllenhaal
Birth Date: 
December 19, 1980
Birth Place: 
Los Angeles, CA
Occupation: 
Actor
Relationship Status: 
Single
Celebrity Ranking # 475
(story)
(image)
(video)
(events)
(movie)

Jake Gyllenhaal: "Heath Ledger Dying Changed My Life"

Posted Wednesday April 6, 2016 3:06 PM GMT

The death of Heath Ledger transformed his friend Jake Gyllenhaal's outlook on life.

The two actors became close while filming 2005 movie Brokeback Mountain, and Jake admits his co-star and friend's accidental drug overdose in 2008 has affected him so deeply that he struggles to talk about it publicly.

Read More >>

Jake Gyllenhaal and Jimmy Fallon Get Gross on “The Tonight Show”

Posted Tuesday March 22, 2016 9:44 AM GMT

Kicking off the week with some gratuitous tomfoolery, Jake Gyllenhaal paid a visit to “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” last night (March 21).

The “Brokeback Mountain” hunk was in the house to plug his new movie “Demolition,” and he wound up performing a disgusting policeman skit with plenty of spitting back and forth with Fallon.

Read More >>

Jake Gyllenhaal is Incredible in Latest “Demolition” Trailer: Watch Here!

Posted Thursday February 4, 2016 3:54 PM GMT

Proving once again why he’s one of his generation’s most talented actors, Jake Gyllenhaal gives a commanding performance in the new preview trailer for the forthcoming film “Demolition.”

The “Brokeback Mountain” hunk stars alongside Chris Cooper and Naomi Watts under the direction of “Dallas Buyers Club” helmer Jean-Marc Vallee.

Read More >>

W Magazine Rolls Out 2015 Best Performances Roster

Posted Tuesday January 5, 2016 4:01 PM GMT

Paying homage to last year’s hottest actors, W Magazine just unveiled the list of Best Performances as part of the February 2016 issue.

Read More >>

Jake Gyllenhaal’s “Everest” Criticized By Expedition Survivor

Posted Monday September 28, 2015 11:21 AM GMT

Over the weekend, Jake Gyllenhaal's performance in “Everest” helped it to land in the top five box office films, but one viewer was decidedly not impressed in the least.

Jon Krakauer, who survived the ill-fated 1996 expedition to climb Mount Everest and later went on to write a book about it titled “Into Thin Air,” told the Los Angeles times that he has major concerns about the movie adaptation.

Read More >>

Jake Gyllenhaal Looks Intense in “Demolition” Snapshot

Posted Friday July 31, 2015 12:52 PM GMT

He always seems to find the coolest movie gigs, and Jake Gyllenhaal's latest flick “Demolition” just released a still image preview.

The “Day After Tomorrow” stud stars alongside Naomi Watts, Chris Cooper and Judah Lewis, all under the direction of “Wild” helmsman Jean-Marc Vallee. “Demolition” is slated to hit theaters on April 8th, 2016.

Read More >>

Jake Gyllenhaal, Rachel McAdams & 50 Cent Premiere “Southpaw” in NYC

Posted Tuesday July 21, 2015 11:50 AM GMT

Showing some love to their Manhattan fans, Jake Gyllenhaal and Rachel McAdams showed up at AMC Loews Lincoln Square on Monday evening (July 20).

Read More >>

Rachel McAdams & Jake Gyllenhaal: “Southpaw” Toronto Premiere Pals

Posted Friday July 10, 2015 10:49 AM GMT

Showing some love to their Canadian fans, Rachel McAdams and Jake Gyllenhaal showed up at the Scotiabank Theatre in Toronto on Thursday night (July 9).

The “Red Eye” actress was resplendent in a hot pink satin dress by Christian Dior, paired with high heels by Gianvito Rossi and Cartier earrings, while her scruffy costar donned a navy blue suit.

Read More >>