Jake Gyllenhaal Height, Age, Bio, Net Worth

  • Jake Gyllenhaal
    Quick Bio / Wiki
  • Net Worth: $ 65,000,000
  • Birthday: 19 Dec 1980
  • Age: 43
  • Country: United States
  • Occupation: Actor, Producer
  • Zodiac sign: Sagittarius
  • Sexual orientation: Straight
  • Body Measurements
  • Height: 5.11 ft
  • Weight: 170 lb
  • Hair Color: Dark Brown
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Personal Life
  • Birth Name: Jacob Benjamin Gyllenhaal
  • Nationality: American
  • Nickname: Jake, Jakey
  • Religion: Buddhism
  • Ethnicity: White
  • Family Details
  • Father: Stephen Gyllenhaal (Film Director)
  • Mother: Naomi Foner (née Achs) (Film producer and screenwriter)
  • Siblings: Maggie Gyllenhaal (Older Sister) (Actress)
  • Distinctive Features
    • Big smile
    • Deep blue eyes

Who Is Jake Gyllenhaal?

Jake Gyllenhaal (born December 19, 1980) is an American actor. He began acting like a child with a screen debut in City Slickers (1991), followed by roles in A Dangerous Woman (1993) and Homegrown (1998).

He is also known for his roles in films like Zodiac, Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time, Love & Other Drugs, End of Watch, Prisoners, Stronger and Nocturnal Animals.

Known for movies

    Wildlife (2018) Jerry Brinson
    Stronger (2017) Jeff Bauman
    Life (2017) David Jordan
    Nocturnal Animals
    Nocturnal Animals (2016) Tony Hastings, Edward Sheffield
    Everest (2015) Scott Fischer
    Southpaw (2015) Billy Hope
    Nightcrawler (2014) Louis Bloom
    Prisoners (2013) Detective Loki
    Source Code
    Source Code (2011) Colter Stevens
    Love & Other Drugs
    Love & Other Drugs (2010) Jamie Randall
    Prince of Persia The Sands of Time
    Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time (2010) Dastan
    Brothers (2009) Tommy Cahill
    Rendition (2007) Douglas Freeman
    Donie Darko
    Donie Darko (2001) Donnie Darko

Personal Life

  • Jeanne Cadieu Jeanne Cadieu (2018-Present) Jake Gyllenhaal and French model, Jeanne Cadieu have been dating since 2018.
  • Ruth Wilson Ruth Wilson (2015) Actress Ruth Wilson and Jake were rumored to be dating in May 2015.
  • Alyssa Miller Alyssa Miller (2013 - 2014) Jake dated American model, Alyssa Miller from 2013 to 2014.
  • Minka Kelly Minka Kelly (2012) Jake is rumored to have hooked up with Minka Kelly in May 2012.
  • Lea Seydoux Léa Seydoux (2012) The actors were rumored to be dating each other in 2012.
  • Izabel Goulart Izabel Goulart (2011) Izabel Goulart and Jake were rumored to be dating together in 2011.
  • Anna Kendrick Anna Kendrick (2011) Anna and Gyllenhaal were rumored to be dating together in 2011.
  • Taylor Swift Taylor Swift (2010 - 2011) Taylor Swift and Jake dated from May, 2010 to Mar, 2011.
  • Isabel Lucas Isabel Lucas (2010) Jake was rumored to be dating Australian actress Isabel Lucas in 2010.
  • Reese Witherspoon Reese Witherspoon (2007 - 2009) Reese and Jake dated from March 2007 to December 2009.
  • Natalie Portman Natalie Portman (2006) Natalie and Jake were rumored to have dated each other in 2006 for a short time.
  • Kirsten Dunst Kirsten Dunst (2002 - 2004) Kirsten Dunst and Jake dated from 2002 to Dec 2004.
  • Jenny Lewis Jenny Lewis (2001) Jake and Rilo Kiley singer dated each other in 2001.


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  • German Shepherd

    German Shepherd

Quotes and Sayings

  • "We live in a sad time where actors are politicians & politicians are actors." - Jake Gyllenhaal
  • "It's funny to me that people find other people getting coffee really interesting, or walking their dog in the dog park." - Jake Gyllenhaal
  • "Do you know what fear stands for? False Evidence Appearing Real." - Jake Gyllenhaal
  • "Every journey starts with fear." - Jake Gyllenhaal
  • "I hope that when the world comes to an end, I can breathe a sigh of relief, because there will be so much to look forward to." - Jake Gyllenhaal
  • "Don’t listen to what anybody says except the people who encourage you." - Jake Gyllenhaal
  • "I’m more Baskin-Robbins style myself." - Jake Gyllenhaal


Jake Gyllenhaal real estate

The “Nightcrawler” star snagged an $8.63 million apartment at the Tribeca building through his Woodrow Trust, according to public records filed with the city Tuesday.

Location: New York City, NY

Price: $8.63m


  • Audi Q7 Audi Q7

Hobbies and Interests

  • Cooking
  • Workingout
  • Surfing
  • Listening music
  • Acting

Fears and Phobias

  • fear
    Wrath of ostriches

Facts and Trivia

  • Gained five pounds of muscle for his role in Jarhead (2005).

  • Very good friends with actress Jennifer Aniston and Natalie Portman.

  • He worked as a lifeguard and as a busboy at a restaurant before attaining fame.

  • He and sister Maggie Gyllenhaal are the first siblings to be Oscar-nominated for acting in the 21st century.

  • Jake had starred in the erotic thriller film “Enemy” and did a dual role.


COFCA Award - 2015
Actor of the Year in Enemy (2013), Nightcrawler (2014)
Independent Spirit Award - 2015
Best First Feature in Nightcrawler (2014)
AFCA Award - 2014
Best Actor in Nightcrawler (2014)
DFCC - 2014
Best Actor in Nightcrawler (2014)
ACCA - 2013
Best Actor in a Supporting Role in Brokeback Mountain (2005)
BAFTA Film Award - 2006
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in Brokeback Mountain (2005)

Net Worth & Social Media

Net Worth $ 65,000,000