Jake Gyllenhaal

Biography: Acting runs in Jake's blood; he is the son of director Stephen Gyllenhaal and producer/screenwriter Naomi Foner. His sister Maggie is an actress (she played his sister in Donnie Darko). Jake was first really noticed in the critically acclaimed October Sky. Most recently he starred in the controversial Brokeback Mountain with Heath Ledger, a tale about two gay cowboys. His sister introduced him to her co-star, Kirsten Dunst. They dated for awhile, but broke up in July 2004. Jake is now currently dating his Rendition co-star, Reese Witherspoon.

Jake Gyllenhaal's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 64
Highest Metascore: 88 Donnie Darko: The Director's Cut
Lowest Metascore: 41 Bubble Boy
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 10 out of 19
  2. Negative: 0 out of 19
19 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
88 Donnie Darko: The Director's Cut Jul 23, 2004 Donnie Darko 8.5
87 Brokeback Mountain Dec 9, 2005 Jack Twist 8.2