Jake Gyllenhaal, an American actor, is famous for portraying his roles in movies like A Dangerous Woman, Brokeback Mountain and so on. For the film, Brokeback Mountain, he won several awards including Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor and Best Actor in a supporting role from BAFTA Awards. As of 2018, Jake is making an enormous buzz for his role in the Marvel movie, Spider-Man: Far from Home as Mysterio.
Jake was born in Los Angeles, California, the USA on 19th December 1980. He is of American nationality and part of the mixed ethnicity with English, Swiss, and German. His zodiac sign is Sagittarius. Jake is the son of the famous director, Stephen Gyllenhaal and her mother, Naomi Foner, a screenwriter.
|Real Name||Jacob Benjamin Gyllenhaal|
|Birthday||19th December 1980|
|Birthplace||Los Angeles, California, USA|
|Parents||Stephen Gyllenhaal and Naomi Foner|
|Net Worth||$65 million|
Net Worth, Salary, and Income
In the year 1991, Jake made his debut as a child actor playing the character of Billy Crystal’s son in the movie, City Slickers. In 1993, He showed up in the film A Dangerous Woman alongside his sister, Maggie. From that point forward, he has shown up in various motion pictures and movies and made his breakthrough with the film October Sky as Homer Hickman.
In the year 2001, Jake received an Independent Spirit Award for Best Male Lead for playing the character in Donnie Darko. As his career progressed, Jake appeared in several movies like The Good Girl, Zodiac, Brokeback Mountain, Love & Other Drugs, Prince of Persia, End of Watch and so on. For his performance in the movie, Love and Other drugs, he got nominated Golden Globe Best Actor. Additionally, Jake has won several awards like Best Actor in a Supporting role from BAFTA, Screen Guild Awards and Academy Award for the movie, Brokeback Mountain.
As of 2018, Jake is making the headlines for being in the cast of the Marvel Franchise, Spider-Man: Far from home, where he will be playing the character of Mysterio/Quentin Beck. With all these works, Jake has accumulated a net worth of around $65 million.
Dating his Girlfriend, Jeanne Cadieu; Wife?
Jake is a handsome young man who has dated several beautiful girls in his career. However, the question remains is that if he is currently single or dating someone. Well, there is bad news for the beautiful ladies that, the handsome actor, Jake is not alone anymore.
Recently, the sources reported about his dating life with a French model. And now, it is confirmed as both were seen together strolling down the street in Paris. On 26th December 2018, Jake was spotted with his 22-year-old model girlfriend, Jeanne Cadieu. However, there is no confirmation whether they are planning on getting married or not.
Previously, Jake was in a relationship with a model named, Alyssa Miller in 2013. Before Alyssa, he dated the famous singer, Taylor Swift for over a year and even dated his co-star, Reese Witherspoon for over two years. Additionally, Jake was in a relationship with actress, Kirsten Dunst for more than two decades.
Family, Sister, and Parents
Jake was born in the family who belong to the Hollywood industry with his father, Stephen Gyllenhaal, a famous director and his mother, Naomi Foner, a screenwriter. He shared his childhood with his sister, Maggie Gyllenhaal and appeared together in movies like Donnie Darko and A Dangerous Woman.
Body Measurements: Height and Weight
Jake stands tall with a height of 6 feet and weighs around 77 kgs. He has got blue eyes with brown hair color to bewilder his fans.