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Jacob Benjamin "Jake" Gyllenhaal is an American actor. The son of director Stephen Gyllenhaal and screenwriter Naomi Foner, Gyllenhaal began acting at the age of ten. Following his first lead role in October Sky, he starred in the indie cult hit Donnie Darko, in which he played a psychologically ...more

Age: 36

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Profession: Film Producer, Actor

Credits: Donnie Darko, Nightcrawler, Zodiac, Source Code

Also Ranked

#47 on The Best Actors Working Today

#30 on The Greatest Actors Who Have Never Won an Oscar (for Acting)

#35 on The Best Living American Actors

#76 on Famous Men You'd Want to Have a Beer With

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Margalit Ruth "Maggie" Gyllenhaal is an American actress. She started out appearing in films directed by her father, Stephen Gyllenhaal, and achieved recognition in a supporting role in the indie cult film Donnie Darko, which starred her younger brother, Jake Gyllenhaal. Her breakthrough role was in ...more

Age: 39

Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York, Lower East Side

Profession: Actor

Credits: Donnie Darko, Secretary, The Dark Knight, White House Down

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#69 on The Best Actresses Working Today

#42 on The Best American Actresses Working Today

#71 on The Best Female Broadway Stars of the 21st Century

#89 on The Greatest American Actresses of All Time

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Stephen Roark Gyllenhaal is an American film director and poet. ...more

Age: 67

Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America

Profession: Television director, Poet, Television producer, Screenwriter, Film Director

Credits: Twin Peaks, The Mentalist, The Shield, Blue Bloods, Numbers, + more

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Lars Gyllenhaal


Lars Herman Folke Gyllenhaal is a Swedish author. He writes about military history and in particular, about Swedish involvement in wars of the 20th century. In 2011, Gyllenhaal was awarded "Citizen of the Year" of Piteå for his contribution to military history. ...more

Age: 47

Profession: Writer