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Jake Gyllenhaal

Actor Jake Gyllenhaal
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Profession: Actor

United States of America

Biography: Donnie Darko, Brokeback Mountain

Born: December 19, 1980
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA
Age: 41 years old

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Sagittarius

Historical Events

  • 2001-01-19 Cult film "Donnie Darko" written and directed by Richard Kelly, starring Jake Gyllenhaal premieres at the Sundance Film Festival
  • 2001-10-28 The indie cult hit "Donnie Darko", starring Jake Gyllenhaal, is released
  • 2005-12-09 "Brokeback Mountain" film released, directed by Ang Lee, starring Heath Ledger and Jake Gyllenhaal, based on story by Annie Proulx

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