logo

Video encyclopedia

Jake Gyllenhaal

3:16

Jake Gyllenhaal’s Cameo On Sam Smith’s New Album | The Graham Norton Show

3:56

Jake Gyllenhaal Answers Ellen's 'Burning Questions'

3:00

Jake Gyllenhaal in need of mental help for 3 minutes straight

3:18

9 Times Jake Gyllenhaal Made Us Swoon With His Softer Side

2:33

Sony Wants To Develop Mysterio Solo Film Starring Jake Gyllenhaal

Jacob Benjamin Gyllenhaal is an American actor. Born into the Gyllenhaal family, he is the son of director Stephen Gyllenhaal and screenwriter Naomi Foner. He began acting as a child, making his acting debut in City Slickers (1991), followed by roles in his father's films A Dangerous Woman (1993) and Homegrown (1998). His breakthrough performances were as Homer Hickam in October Sky (1999) and as a psychologically troubled teenager in Donnie Darko (2001). His most widely seen film to that point came with the disaster film The Day After Tomorrow (2004).
  • Fun facts 

  • Personal 

  • Movie filmography 

  • TV filmography 

  • Awards received 

  • Also related