Maggie Gyllenhaal

Film Actress / Stage Actress / Television Actress / Voice Actress / Film Director | * 11/16/1977 (43) | Lower East Side, New York City, New York (United States of America (USA))
Margalit "Maggie" Ruth Gyllenhaal (born November 16, 1977) is an American actress and film producer. Part of the Gyllenhaal family, she is the daughter of filmmakers Stephen Gyllenhaal and Naomi Achs, and the older sister of fellow actor Jake Gyllenhaal. Gyllenhaal began her career as a teenager with small roles in several of her father's films, and appeared with her brother in the cult favorite Donnie Darko (2001). She then appeared in Adaptation, Confessions of a Dangerous Mind (both 2002), and Mona Lisa Smile (2003). Gyllenhaal received critical acclaim for her leading roles in the erotic romantic comedy drama Secretary (2002) and the drama Sherrybaby (2006). Each of her performances in these two films earned her a Golden Globe Award nomination. After several commercially successful films in 2006, including ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Romance / Love

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Awards & Nominations for Maggie Gyllenhaal

Golden Globe Awards Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress

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Movies with Maggie Gyllenhaal as Actress(51)

as Gladys Presley2021 Elvis
as TV Reporter2020 Best Summer Ever
as Lisa Spinelli2018 The Kindergarten Teacher
as Ruth2016 Home
as Valerie2016 Beauty Mark
as Olive2016 The New Empress
as Clara2014 Frank
as herself2014 The Sturgeon Queens
as Hathfertiti2014 River of Fundament
as Finnerty2013 White House Down
as herself2012 BAM150
as Jamie Fitzpatrick2012 Won't Back Down
as Charlotte Dalrymple2011 Hysteria
as Isabel Green2010 Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang
as Jean Craddock2009 Crazy Heart
as LN2009 Away We Go
as Rachel Dawes2008 The Dark Knight
as April2007 High Falls
as Zee (voice)2006 Monster House
as Ana Pascal2006 Stranger Than Fiction
as Allison Jimeno2006 World Trade Center
as Sherry Swanson2006 Sherrybaby
as Liz (Quartier des Enfants Rouges)2006 Paris, Je T'Aime
as Elaine2005 Trust the Man
as Jude2005 Happy Endings
as Emme Keeler2005 The Great New Wonderful
as Valerie2004 Criminal
as Giselle Levy2003 Mona Lisa Smile
as Jennifer2003 Casa de los Babys
as Lee Holloway2002 Secretary
as Caroline Cunningham2002 Adaptation.
as Elizabeth Darko2001 Donnie Darko
as Raven2000 Cecil B. Demented
as Mary1999 Resurrection
as Lorraine Thomas1998 The Patron Saint of Liars
as Christina1998 Homegrown
as Clothes Clerk1996 Shattered Mind
as Patsy Bell1993 A Dangerous Woman
as Maggie Ruth1992 Waterland

TV Shows/Series with Maggie Gyllenhaal as Actress(16)

Movies with Maggie Gyllenhaal as Crew(8)

Directing/Director2021 The Lost Daughter
Production/Producer2021 The Lost Daughter
Writing/Screenplay2021 The Lost Daughter
Directing/Director2020 Penelope
Writing/Writer2020 Penelope
Production/Executive Producer2020 Best Summer Ever
Production/Producer2018 The Kindergarten Teacher
Crew/Thanks2005 The Dying Gaul

TV Shows/Series with Maggie Gyllenhaal as Crew(1)

Production/Producer2017 The Deuce

Additional Information

Official websites:
Full Name: Maggie Gyllenhaal
Born: Wednesday, 11/16 1977 (November) in Lower East Side, New York City, New York (United States of America (USA)) (current age: 43 years + 311 days)
Zodiac sign: Scorpio (Chinese zodiac sign: Snake)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: Columbia University, Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, Harvard-Westlake School
Spouses (current/former): Peter Sarsgaard
Siblings: Jake Gyllenhaal
Other names for Maggie Gyllenhaal (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Мэгги Джилленхол"
"Margalit Ruth Gyllenhaal"
Maggie Gyllenhaal frequently works together with these people:
Drew Barrymore (14x, Actress)
Charlize Theron (10x, Actress)
Ricky Gervais (10x, Actor)
Kevin Bacon (9x, Actor)
Hugh Grant (9x, Actor)
Rob Lowe (9x, Actor)
Rachel Weisz (8x, Actress)
Jessica Alba (8x, Actress)
Chris Rock (8x, Actor)
Susan Sarandon (8x, Actress)
Kelly Clarkson (8x, Actress)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:1063, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 09/18/2021