Name: Maggie Gyllenhaal
Birth Name: 
Maggie Ruth Gyllenhaal
Birth Date: 
November 16, 1977
Birth Place: 
New York City, NY
Relationship Status: 
Married to Peter Sarsgaard
Celebrity Ranking # 339

Maggie Gyllenhaal Covers Woman & Home January 2013

Posted Thursday December 27, 2012 9:30 AM GMT

She just wrapped up "White House Down" and now Maggie Gyllenhaal is gracing the cover of Woman & Home magazine's January 2013 issue.

The 35-year-old actress looked adorable in blue for the front page shoot while dishing about everything from her life's evolution to entering womanhood.


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Maggie Gyllenhaal Premieres “Won’t Back Down” in NYC

Posted Monday September 24, 2012 4:10 PM GMT

Stepping out for a promotional appearance, Maggie Gyllenhaal and Viola Davis showed up at the New York City premiere of “Won’t Back Down” last night (September 23).

The “Stranger Than Fiction” star and the “Help” actress posed along with Giancarlo Giammetti, Rosie Perez, and Oscar Isaac at the Ziegfeld Theater prior to the screening.


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Maggie & Viola Talk Education at "Won't Back Down" Screening

Posted Wednesday August 8, 2012 9:07 PM GMT

Speaking out on the importance of education, Maggie Gyllenhaal and Viola Davis appeared at a special screening of their upcoming film "Won't Back Down" followed by a Q&A in New York City this past week.


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Maggie Gyllenhaal Says “Good Morning America”

Posted Thursday June 14, 2012 11:02 AM GMT

Continuing her press tour, Maggie Gyllenhaal was spotted at “Good Morning America” studios in New York City today (June 14).

The “Dark Knight” actress was in good spirits as she chatted with Robin Roberts in Times Square about her new movie “Hysteria.”


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Maggie Gyllenhaal Talks Vibrators on “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon”

Posted Wednesday June 13, 2012 4:13 PM GMT

Taking care of some media duties, Maggie Gyllenhaal was spotted at “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon” last night (June 12).

And of course the “Stranger Than Fiction” actress had Fallon fumbling as she talked about her new movie “Hysteria,” which contains all kinds of sexual overtones.


“Won’t Back Down” Trailer: Watch Now!

Posted Wednesday May 16, 2012 3:45 PM GMT

It looks to be the feel-good movie of the year, and “Won’t Back Down” just released its official teaser trailer.

The film stars Maggie Gyllenhaal and Viola Davis as two mothers who are determined to transform their children’s failing inner-city school.



Maggie Gyllenhaal & Peter Sarsgaard: First Walk with Baby Gloria Ray

Posted Thursday May 3, 2012 10:02 AM GMT

Stepping out for the first time since their baby daughter was born, Maggie Gyllenhaal and Peter Sarsgaard were spotted on a stroll in New York City yesterday (May 2).

Joined by their newborn girl Gloria Ray, the “Stranger Than Fiction” starlet and her “Jarhead” hubby looked like the picture perfect family as they braved the rainy weather.


Maggie Gyllenhaal & Peter Sarsgaard Welcome Baby Gloria!

Posted Monday April 30, 2012 2:54 PM GMT

It’s an exciting time for Maggie Gyllenhaal and Peter Sarsgaard, as they’re the proud parents of a newborn baby daughter.

According to the couple’s rep, the “Shattered Glass” stud and his “Stranger Than Fiction” wife welcomed their second girl, named Gloria Ray, on April 19th in New York City.


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