Jake Gyllenhaal Biography

Broadway debut. Film: Ang Lee’s Brokeback Mountain (Academy Award nom., BAFTA Award, National Board of Review Award), Dan Gilroy’s Nightcrawler, Denis Villeneuve’s Prisoners (National Board of Review Ensemble Award), David Fincher’s Zodiac, Sam Mendes’ Jarhead, Richard Kelly’s Donnie Darko (Independent Spirit Award nom.), Denis Villeneuve’s Enemy, David Ayer’s End of Watch, Duncan Jones’ Source Code, Edward Zwick’s Love & Other Drugs (Golden Globe nom.), Jim Sheridan’s Brothers, Miguel Arteta’s The Good Girl, Roland Emmerich’s The Day After Tomorrow. Upcoming films include Antoine Fuqua’s Southpaw, Baltasar Kormákur’s Everest and Jean-Marc Vallée’s Demolition. Off-Broadway: Nick Payne’s If There Is I Haven’t Found It Yet (Lucille Lortel and Drama League noms.). London: Kenneth Lonergan’s This Is Our Youth (Evening Standard Theatre Award).

Jake Gyllenhaal Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

Drama League Awards - 2015 - Distinguished Performance Award
Jake Gyllenhaal, Constellations
Jake Gyllenhaal, If There Is I Haven't Found It Yet
The Lortels - 2013 - Outstanding Featured Actor
Jake GyllenhaalIf There Is I Havent Found It Yet
Evening Standard Awards - 2002 - Milton Shulman Award for Outstanding Newcomer
Jake GyllenhaalThis Is Our Youth