Today we celebrate American actor Jacob Benjamin “Jake” Gyllenhaal as he turns a year older.
Son of director Stephen Gyllenhaal and screenwriter Naomi Foner, the star got his breakthrough role in October Sky, and won a BAFTA Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role in Brokeback Mountain.
He also had memorable roles in The Day After Tomorrow, Zodiac, Nightcrawler, and Love and Other Drugs.
“Jake” Gyllenhaal made his screen debut as Danny Robbins in City Slickers.
The actor known for pushing his body to the limit for film roles starred in the cult classic film Donnie Darko, for which he won the 2003 Chlotrudis Award for Best Actor.
Maggie Gyllenhaal is his older sister.
The actor who recently starred in Nocturnal Animals turns 36.
Former Ralph Lauren Polo model and host of Bravo’s Make Me a Supermodel.
As an actor, his film credits include Into the Blue and Kings of the Evening.
He appeared in Britney Spears’ music video for her song “Toxic.”
Last time the celeb was spotted he was spotted smoking hot and dishing some fitness advice.
He turns 46.