Jake Gyllenhaal

Submitted by on Oct 23, 2015

Jake Gyllenhaal

Jacob Benjamin Gyllenhaal was born on December 19, 1980 in Los Angeles (CA) in the most that neither is creative family: his father was a famous film director, and his mother – scriptwriter. Interestingly, on the father, Jake is the heir of a noble family from Sweden while he inherited from his mother Russian-Jewish roots.

It is easy to understand why Jake had a childhood dream to become a famous actor, because he grew up in the atmosphere, literally “impregnated”cinema. However, parents are very strict about the education of his son and did not allow him to abandon school, he plunged into the actor’s life. They do not interfere with the development of Jake’s acting talent and allowed him to try his hand at the movies – in 11 years, he starred in the comedy film”City Slickers”(1991), but if you wanted to shoot somewhere to go, more than a month, Jake received a strict refusal. Young Gyllenhaal participated in some films of his father:”Dangerous Woman”(1993) TV series”Homicide” (1994) et al.

After high school in 1998, Jake attended Columbia University, where he learned not 2 years at the Faculty of Oriental Studies. And then he gave up his studies, finding that the acting career is more important than higher education.

His first major role was in the movie, Jake “October Sky”(1999), which, however, brought him popularity. But his participation in the film”Donnie Darko”(2001), where he played with his sister Maggie, it was very favorably evaluated by film critics. And he has become a cult film. Fortunately for Jake can be called movies”Charming and attractive”(2001) and”The Good Girl” (2002) with Jennifer Aniston.

In 2004, after a failed audition for the role of Spider-Man for the sequel “Spider-Man 2 & raquo ;, Jake Gyllenhaal starred in a sensational blockbuster”The Day After Tomorrow”(2004). And the year 2005 was marked for the young actor a real success. He took part in several successful motion pictures:”Jarhead & raquo ;,”proof”and”Brokeback Mountain & raquo ;. For the film”Brokeback Mountain & raquo ;, where Jake played one of the cowboys gay actor was even nominated for”Oscar”for Best Supporting Actor. Unfortunately, Jake was not lucky – figurine”drifted”in the hands of George Clooney. Despite this, it is the role of”blue” Cowboy Gyllenhaal earned professional recognition.

As expected, the role of “blue” not in vain for Jake: immediately rumors about gay actor. And even before that he had relations only with girls (singer Jenny Lewis and actress Kirsten Dunst), does not bother the journalists.

In 2006, the Journal “People” a young actor named one of the 50 most beautiful people in the world. In addition, according to the same magazine, Jake enters the top-10 of the sexiest men in the world.

Jake Gyllenhaal just begun its ascent to the star ” & raquo ;, Olympus therefore, as we all hope, his best role yet to come.

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