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Maggie Gyllenhaal

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Margaret Ruth "Maggie" Gyllenhaal ( born November 16, 1977) is an American actress. She is the daughter of director Stephen Gyllenhaal and screenwriter Naomi Foner Gyllenhaal (née Achs) and the older sister of actor Jake Gyllenhaal. She made her screen debut when she began to appear in her father's films. Gyllenhaal later achieved recognition in a supporting role in the indie cult hit Donnie Darko (2001). She made her breakthrough role in the 2002 sadomasochistic romance Secretary, for which she received critical acclaim and a Golden Globe nomination.  Gyllenhaal has appeared in an eclectic range of films, including the indie film Sherrybaby (2006), for which she was nominated for a Golden Globe, the romantic comedy Trust the Man (2006) and big-budget films such as World Trade Center (2006) and The Dark Knight (2008). She next starred in the 2009 musical-drama Crazy Heart, for which she received an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress nomination. Gyllenhaal has also appeared in theatrical plays, including Closer (2000) and television productions including Strip Search (2004). Gyllenhaal has been in a relationship with actor Peter Sarsgaard since 2002. In 2006, the two became engaged and Gyllenhaal gave birth to their daughter, Ramona, on October 3, 2006. On May 2, 2009, she married Sarsgaard in Italy. She is a politically active Democrat and, like her brother and parents, supports the American Civil Liberties Union. Prior to the U.S.-led invasion of Iraq she participated in anti-war demonstrations. Gyllenhaal drew criticism in 2005 for her opinion that America was "responsible in some way" for the 9/11 attacks. She is actively involved in human rights, civil liberty, and anti-poverty campaigns. Description above from the Wikipedia article Maggie Gyllenhaal, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors can be found on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Nov 16, 1977 In Lower East Side, New York City, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
45
First Appeared:
In the movie Du skal ære din hustru 1925-10-05
Latest Project:
Series The Honourable Woman 2014-07-03
Known For
Poster of Strip Search
Poster of Приемные матери
Filmography
Series The Honourable Woman Nessa Stein 2014-07-03
Movie Фрэнк Clara 2014-05-02
Movie Смертельная гонка 3: Ад LN 2013-01-04
Movie Штурм Белого дома Finnerty 2013-06-27
Movie BAM150 Maggie Gyllenhaal 2012-04-27
Movie Won't Back Down Jamie Fitzpatrick 2012-09-28
Movie Любовь с риском для жизни LN 2011-01-05
Movie Без истерики! Charlotte Dalrymple 2011-06-06
Movie Список смертников Zee (voice) 2011-09-02
Movie Моя ужасная няня 2 Isabel Green 2010-03-26
Movie В пути LN 2009-06-05
Movie Сумасшедшее сердце Jean Craddock 2009-12-16
Movie Na lepom plavom Dunavu Lorraine Thomas 2008-03-02
Movie Тёмный рыцарь Rachel Dawes 2008-07-16
Movie Париж, я люблю тебя Liz (Quartier des Enfants Rouges) 2006-05-16
Movie Дом монстр Zee (voice) 2006-07-21
Movie Башни-близнецы Allison Jimeno 2006-08-09
Movie Персонаж Ana Pascal 2006-09-09
Movie Малышка Шерри Sherry Swanson 2006-09-08
Movie Правила секса 2: Хэппиэнд Jude 2005-01-20
Movie Доверься мужчине Elaine 2005-09-01
Movie The Great New Wonderful Emme Keeler 2005-04-22
Movie Strip Search 2004-04-27
Movie Аферисты Valerie 2004-10-07
Movie Улыбка Моны Лизы Giselle Levy 2003-12-19
Series Джимми Киммел в прямом эфире Unknown 2003-01-26
Movie Приемные матери Jennifer 2003-09-05
Movie Секретарша Lee Holloway 2002-01-11
Movie 40 дней и 40 ночей Sam 2002-03-01
Movie Адаптация Caroline Cunningham 2002-12-06
Movie Признания опасного человека Debbie 2002-12-30
Movie Донни Дарко Elizabeth Darko 2001-01-18
Movie Сильная женщина Amelia 2001-10-19
Movie The Photographer Mira 2000-04-15
Movie Безумный Сесил Б. Raven 2000-05-17
Series Independent Lens Unknown 1999-08-09
Movie Homegrown Christina 1998-01-01
Movie The Patron Saint of Liars Lorraine Thomas 1998-04-05
Movie Shattered Mind Clothes Clerk 1996-05-27
Movie A Dangerous Woman Patsy Bell 1993-09-10
Movie Evergreen LN 1985-02-24
Series В прямом эфире с Риджесом и Кэти Ли Unknown 1983-04-04
Movie The Uncle Noreen Bixler (Part 1) 1965-04-23
Movie Älskling på vågen Patsy Bell 1955-07-22
Movie Du skal ære din hustru Hathfertiti 1925-10-05