Facts of Jake Gyllenhaal
|Full Name||Jake Gyllenhaal|
|Birth Name||Jacob Benjamin Gyllenhaal|
|Birth City||Los Angeles, California,|
|Father Name||Stephen Gyllenhaal|
|Mother Name||Naomi Foner|
|Mother Profession||Producer and screenwriter|
|Awards||BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role|
|Filmography||Man vs. Wild,End of Watch: Extras,Southpaw: Extras|
|Education||Harvard-Westlake School (1998), Columbia University, Harvard-Westlake School, The Center for Early Education|
|Date of Birth||December 19,1980|
How Much Is The Net Worth Of Jake Gyllenhaal?
Jake Gyllenhaal is an American actor known for his role in Marvel’s Spider-Man: Far From Home as villain Mysterio aka Quentin Beck. But he is not new to this immense fame. He started his career in 1991 and rising since then.
With his successful career and continuous blockbusters, he is worth around $65 million as of 2020. Here know more about his net worth, salary, assets, and other details.
Net Worth Details- Salary And Income Sources
As of 2019, Jake Gyllenhaal is estimated to have a net worth of around $65 million. He is reported to earn a huge fortune from his eminent career as a professional actor.
Born in the star family Gyllenhaal was into the entertainment industry at his young age of 11 through movie City Slickers. After the role, he eventually played small roles in movies A Dangerous Woman, Josh and S.A.M and few other TV shows.
Finally, in 1999, he got his breakout role and his first lead role in American biographical drama film October Sky grossed around $32 million.
Since his breakthrough role, he has appeared in movies and TV series including Bubble Boy, Highway, The Day After Tomorrow, Brothers, Prince of Persia: The Sand of Time, Prisoners, Nightcrawler, Everest and many more.
Fun Fact: Jake Gyllenhaal almost made as to the Spider-Man in 2004’s Spider-Man 2. When Tobey Maguire’s was ill, director Sam Raimi’s second option was Jake but Toby recovered from his illness.
Although having 52 acting credits, he is popular for his appearance on Inside Amy Schumer, Okja, The Sisters Brothers, Accidental Love, Brokeback Mountain, Donnie Darko, Jar Head and many more.
Jake made a salary of around $3 million from his prominent role in Jarhead. In 2010, when he starred in Prince of Persia, he got estimated $10 million as his salary.
Here see the list of movies, box office, and budget, he appeared in.
|Movies||Budget||Box Office Collections|
|Brokeback Mountain||$14 million||$178.1 million|
|Love and Other Drugs||$30 million||$103 million|
|Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time||$185 million||$336.4 million|
|Prisoners||$46 million||$122.1 million|
|Southpaw||$30 million||$92 million|
|Jarhead||$70 million||$96.9 million|
|Everest||$55 million||$203.4 million|
|Spider-Man: Far From Home||$160 million||$603 million (10 July)|
Some of his future projects include The Division, Rio, Finest Kind, The Anarchists vs ISIS and TV series Lake Success.
Interesting Fact: Jake auditioned for the role of Batman in Batman Begins and also had a great chance, however, Christian Bale was chosen for the role.
For his performances and skills, Jake Gyllenhaal has won 36 Awards and got 97 nominations. In 2006, he was nominated for Academy Awards for his role in movie Brokeback Mountain.
Furthermore, in 2012, he was ranked #6 on the list of "the 50 most talented, intelligent, gorgeous, and funny Jewish men in the world." Back in 2006, he was listed in the People’s “50 Most Beautiful People" and "Hottest Bachelors of 2006" list.
Instagram Earnings And Endorsements Deals
Moreover, he makes around $7,277 to $12,046 per sponsored post from his social media platform; Instagram.
Besides that, Jake Gyllenhaal also earns from his endorsements deals and lucrative agreements. Till date, he has done endorsement works for Independent Film Channel (IFC), Beto O’Rourke and few others. From these lucrative deals, he surely collects a chunk of money in five to six digits.
Assets, Lifestyle, Houses, Cars, Expenses, Taxes, Insurances, Charity Works
Many sources reported that Jake Gyllenhaal is currently living in his $8.6 million New York condo which he purchased on June 2017. Actually, the house was listed for around only $8.5 million but the actor paid $8.6 million the 2,868 square feet house featuring 3 bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms.
Moreover, Jake Gyllenhaal also had 2,826 square feet house in Hollywood Hills, Los Angeles which was sold for $3.26 million in November 2014. Jake bought the house for $2.5 million in 2005 which he listed for $3.5 million, however, was only given $3.2 million.
Mentioning his cars choice, he is often seen driving Audi Q7 worth around $48,000 to $61,000.
Well, there are no details about his tax payments and insurance policies. But, once in 2011, when he was going to star in Man Vs. Wild, Bear Grylls mentioned if anything would happen to him the casting members cannot even imagine what will happen to Jake’s insurance premiums.
The actor Jake Gyllenhaal believes in the art of giving. He has been involved in various charity works and supported charities like Afghanistan Relief Organization, American Liberties Union, BID 2 BEAT AIDS, College Summit, Declare Yourself and many more.
Recently in 2017, he participated in The Boston Strongman Challenge and donated the winning prize of $10,000 to charity. Furthermore, in 2013, he donated around $5,000 to Mental-Health Care section of Military Veterans.
Jake Gyllenhaal Personal Life- Age, Unmarried, Girlfriend, Past Affairs, Wife, Children
Jake Gyllenhaal was born Jacob Benjamin Gyllenhaal on 19 December 1980 under the sun sign Sagittarius. He was born in Los Angeles California, to his parents; father Stephen Gyllenhaal and mother Naomi Foner and was raised with his sister Maggie Gyllenhaal.
As of 2019, he is 38 years old. He holds American Nationality and belongs to the white ethnicity.
Coming to his personal life, Jake Gyllenhaal, 38, is unmarried. He is currently dating a 22 years old French model Jeanne Cadieu. The two lovebirds have around 16 year's age difference. They publicly appeared together in London on July 2018.
Fun Fact: You could be amazed that the current girlfriend and boyfriend don’t follow each other on their social media.
Regarding his past affairs, Gyllenhaal was in romantic relationships with his ex-girlfriends including Kristen Dunst (2002 to 2004), Reese Witherspoon (2007 to 2009), Taylor Swift (2010), and Alyssa Miller (2013 to 2014).
Gyllenhaal stands at the height of 6 feet 0 inch (1.83 m) and weighs around 77 kgs (170 pounds).
Is Jake Gyllenhaal Bisexual?
In the movie Brokeback Mountain where he had an intimate scene with Heath Ledger, the queries on his sexual orientations took the limelight.
In response to those rumors, Jake said:
“I've never really been attracted to men sexually, but I don't think I would be afraid of it if it happened.”
Additionally, for his role, he was ranked #2 on the Gay Wired Magazine for the list of male actors who have played gay characters.