Jake Gyllenhaal Celebrity Watchlist

Although his parents made their living in showbiz, his director father and screenwriter mother were cautious when a young Gyllenhaal expressed an interest in acting, forbidding him to take a role in 1992's The Mighty Ducks because it required a long locati… (more)

Birth Name: Jacob Benjamin Gyllenhaal

Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, United States

Profession: Actor

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Here Are the Best Beards of the Golden Globes

When Jon Hamm joked that the Golden Globes had turned into "Beard Parade 2017," he wasn't kidding. The ceremony was sprinkled with already attractive men sporting even more attractive facial hair. So while movies like Moonlight and La La Landand… Read more

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Zoë Kravitz's Worst Date Stuck Her With a Giant African Tortoise
04:27 — Big Little Lies star Zoë Kravitz explains how she ended up stuck with a turtle named Little Gary for an entire summer thanks to her worst date ever - (more…)
Annaleigh Ashford Applauds Jake Gyllenhaal's Singing Voice
01:13 — Annaleigh Ashford tells Seth that her co-star Jake Gyllenhaal's singing voice is the best kept secret in show biz.
Jake Gyllenhaal Opens Up About the Pressure of Starring In His First Broadway Show
02:03 — The Insider caught up with Jake Gyllenhaal and his co-star, Annaleigh Ashford, at the premiere of their Broadway show, 'Sunday in the Park with George (more…)
Jake Gyllenhaal Has Some Impressive Vocals in Broadway Preview: Watch!
01:45 — The 35-year-old actor who's returning to Broadway later this month, showed off a preview belting out 'Finishing the Hat' for the 'Sunday in the Park w (more…)

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Fri Feb 24 6:20pm
Rendition HBOSGe

A distraught wife (Reese Witherspoon) tries to find her husband, an Egyptian-born chemist who is suspected of being a terrorist and mysteriously vanishes, in this dry political thriller. Jake Gyllenhaal, Peter Sarsgaard, Alan Arkin, Meryl Streep, Omar Metw (more…)

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Sat Feb 25 4:00pm
Bubble Boy FLIXe

An immunodeficient lad (Jake Gyllenhaal) living in a hermetically sealed environment hits the road to try to stop the wedding of his beloved next-door neighbor. Chloe: Marley Shelton. Mrs. Livingston: Swoosie Kurtz. Slim: Danny Trejo. Dr. Phreak: Verne Tro (more…)

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Sun Feb 26 1:00pm
Southpaw SHO

A troubled boxer attempts to get his life together and regain his championship title after his wife is killed and his daughter is taken away by child services. In order to get back in fighting shape, he works with a hardened trainer at a run-down gym.

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Boston Marathon Bombing Survivor Jeff Bauman and Jake Gyllenhaal Throw Out First Pitch at Red Sox Game

Gyllenhaal will play Bauman in a film adaptation of Bauman's book about his recovery after losing hi…

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Jake Gyllenhaal: Heath Ledger's Death "Affected Me in Ways I Can't Put Into Words"

In a new interview, the actor talks about how his friend's death changed his perspective

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Oscar Surprises and Snubs: Sniper Hits the Mark, Everything Is Not Awesome for Lego, Selma and Aniston

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Box Office: Nightcrawler, Ouija Lead Quiet Halloween Weekend

Jake Gyllenhaal's pulse-pounding thriller Nightcrawler and the supernatural horror film Ouija essent…

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Jake Gyllenhaal Goes to the ER After Punching a Mirror on Set

Talk about really getting into character. While filming a scene for his new movie Nightcrawler, in w…

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  • Birth Name: Jacob Benjamin Gyllenhaal
  • Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, United States
  • Profession: Actor