I, Rachell Dominos consider myself to be the biggest, badest and coolest Jake Gyllenhaal fan there ever lived. Who am I kidding, there are hundred, thousands maybe even millions more out there who love him just as much. So I dedicate this blog to them and of course to Jake Gyllenhaal.


Movie Awards of Jake Gyllenhaal

Since his first appearance in the movie industry Jake Gyllenhaal has acted in a various amount of films of all types of categories and he has never, not even once, disappointed the audience with his performance. He is known for his captivating acting that has granted him not only fame and recognition but also with a great number of fans who are crazy about the handsome actor. His work has been seen by many, and his fame is growing along with his undeniable acting skills, that have granted him various awards throughout the years, some of the most important are: Info Credits: http://www.aceshowbiz.com/celebrity/jake_gyllenhaal/awards.html Academy Awards, USA Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role for Brokeback Mountain (2005) Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA Best Actor in a Film for Nightcrawler (2014) Austin Film Critics Association Won  Austin Film Critics Award Best Actor for Nightcrawler (2014) BAFTA Awards Won  Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role for Brokeback Mountain (2005) Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards Best Actor for Nightcrawler (2014) Best Actor in an Action Movie for End of Watch (2012) Best Supporting Actor for Brokeback Mountain (2005) Chicago Film Critics Association Awards Best Actor for Nightcrawler (2014) Best Supporting Actor for Brokeback Mountain (2005) Chlotrudis Awards Won Chlotrudis Award Best Actor for Donnie Darko (2001) Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards Best Actor for Nightcrawler (2014) Dubai International Film Festival Won International Star of the Year Award as Best Actor for Nightcrawler (2014) Florida Film Critics Circle Awards Best Actor for Nightcrawler (2014) Golden Globes, USA Best Actor in a Motion Picture, Drama for Nightcrawler (2014) Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical for Love and Other Drugs (2010) Gotham Awards Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical for Brokeback Mountain (2005) Guys' Choice Awards Won Guycon Award Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical for Brokeback Mountain (2005) Hollywood Film Festival Won Hollywood Film Award Supporting Actor of the Year for Brokeback Mountain (2005) Won Hollywood Breakthrough Actor of the Year IFTA Awards Best International Actor for The Day After Tomorrow (2004) MTV Movie Awards Won MTV Movie Award Best Performance for Brokeback Mountain (2005) Won MTV Movie Award Best Kiss for Brokeback Mountain (2005) National Board of Review, USA Won NBR Award Best Supporting Actor for Brokeback Mountain (2005) People's Choice Awards, USA Favorite Dramatic Movie Actor for Brokeback Mountain (2005) Favorite Action Star for Brokeback Mountain (2005) Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards Won PFCS Award Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role for Brokeback Mountain (2005) shared with Heath Ledger Scream Awards Got nomination for Scream Award Best Science Fiction Actor for Source Code (2011) shared with Heath Ledger St. Louis Film Critics Association Awards Won SLFCA Award  Best Actor for Nightcrawler (2014) Teen Choice Awards Choice Movie Actor: Fantasy for Prince of Persia: Sands of Time (2010) Choice Movie Actor: Drama for Brothers (2009) Choice Movie Actor: Dram for Rendition (2007) Choice Movie Actor: Horror/Thriller for Zodiac (2006) Choice Movie Breakout Star – Male for The Good Girl (2002) Choice Movie Liplock for The Good Girl (2002) Vancouver Film Critics Circle Best Actor for Nightcrawler (2014) shared with Jennifer Aniston Best Actor in a Canadian Film for Enemy (2014) Young Artist Awards Best Performance in a Feature Film - Leading Young Actor for October Sky (1999)
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Jake Gyllenhaal Biography

Jake Gyllenhal was born in Los Angeles, California in December 19th 1980. He is an American actor and movie producer that started his career working as a child actor in small or even free movies. Since childhood he admits his hobby was to watch movies all day and as son of the movie director Stephen Gyllenhaal and the screenwriter Naomi Foner, he and his sister Maggie had no trouble starting high at the movie industry. But it was a well-known fact that he rejected several films because although his parents allowed him to participate in various casting they refused to let Jack take the play when he finally got them. Jake was raised in the swedenborgianist religion and he is a Russian and English descendant. He studied Oriental Religious and Philosophy in New York at the Columbia University, where his mother also graduated, he studied for 1 year before deciding to drop out of school and focus more on the acting business. Gyllenhaal has repeatedly expressed his intentions on finishing his University career.

Jake's Rejection Missed Some Good Movies

He had the chance to appear in lots of their parents movies like Dangerous Woman (along his sister Maggie), Homegrown as well as many TV shows. But it wasn’t until 1999 where he was given his first main role in October Sky,movie in which he also acted with his real life sister and helped them both to call the attention of the media toward them. The years to come he starred in many drama films like Zodiac (2007) and Brothers (2009) earning good reputation among this category as well as multiple nominations like the Independent Spirit Award nomination.Pursuing versatility and fame later he worked in action and fantasy film like Prince of Persia in 2010, where he played the lead role. Jake Gyllenhal also played romantic novels, comedy films and movies, earning his first Golden Globe Nomination along with the heart of many fans. Evolving to thriller movies was a huge success with Source Code in 2011 and other exiting HD movies like End of Watch in 2012 and Prisoners in 2013, also co-starring other famous actors and actresses: Hugh Jackman, Viola Davis, Terrence Howard and Maria Bello. In his most recent works he developed an incredible acting, causing mayor impact with his role in Nightcrawler, this stark drama where he played a camera man who is trying to become famous gave him a second Golden Globe Nomination as well as a BAFTA Nomination and a SAG Award Nomination.

The Human Side Of Jake Gyllenhaal

He has also become a public activist, promoting several social and political causes.  He has made appearances in the campaign Rock the Vote where he has shown sympathy for the Democratic Party in the United State elections in 2004 visiting University stated to try to convince them to vote for the presidential candidate of that time. He also created a presidential campaign for the democratic John Kerry. For the social agenda he was raised by a family who was consient on social problems, he had made campaigns to support the American Civil Liberties Union or ACLU. Jake has promoted various environmental tapes and films too, and he contributes every years with donation to plant trees in a Mozambique forest also because of the promotion he realized to the program Carbon Neutral Company, Future Forest. After finishing the filming of The Day After Tomorrow Jake Gyllenhaal visited the Artic to promote awareness on climate change. In his free time he enjoys working with wood and cooking, he also meditates daily and is a dog lover.
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