Maggie Gyllenhaal

Maggie Gyllenhaal Movies and TV Shows

Margalit "Maggie" Ruth Gyllenhaal (born November 16, 1977) is an American actress and filmmaker. Part of the Gyllenhaal family, she is the daughter of filmmakers Stephen Gyllenhaal and Naomi Achs, and the older sister of 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 performances in the erotic romantic comedy drama Secretary (2002) and the drama Sherrybaby (2006), each of which earned her a Golden Globe Award nomination. After several commercially successful films in 2006, including World Trade Center, she received wider recognition for playing Rachel Dawes in the superhero film The Dark Knight (2008). For her performance as a single mother in Crazy Heart (2009), she received a nomination for Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. She subsequently starred in the comedies and dramas: Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang (2010), Hysteria (2011), and Won't Back Down (2012). Her other roles include a Secret Service agent in the action-thriller White House Down (2013), a musician in Frank (2014), and the title role in the drama The Kindergarten Teacher (2018). In 2021, Gyllenhaal made her writing and directing debut with the psychological drama The Lost Daughter, for which she won the Venice International Film Festival's Best Screenplay Award and was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay. Gyllenhaal has also appeared in five stage productions since 2000, including making her Broadway debut in a revival of The Real Thing. She has starred in several television series, including the BBC political-thriller miniseries The Honourable Woman. For her performance, she won a Golden Globe award for Best Actress, and was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award. She also produced and starred in the HBO period drama series The Deuce (2017–19). Gyllenhaal has been married to actor Peter Sarsgaard since 2009 and they have two children together.

Personal info

  • Gender: Female
  • Date of birth: 11/16/1977 (46 years old)
  • Place of birth: Lower East Side, New York City, New York, USA
  • nationality: American
  • height: 1.75 m
  • Net worth: $15,000,000
  • twitter: mgyllenhaal
  • instagram: mgyllenhaal
Year
Genre
IMDB
TMDB
Available on the following streaming services in the UK
The Lost Daughter
IMDB 6.7
TMDB 66%
role:
Producer & 2 more
2021

Drama

6.7
66%
The Kindergarten Teacher
IMDB 6.7
TMDB 66%
role:
Producer & 1 more
2018

Drama

6.7
66%
The Deuce
IMDB 8.1
TMDB 77%
role:
Producer & 1 more
2017

Drama

8.1
77%
The Honourable Woman
IMDB 7.9
TMDB 76%
role:
Nessa Stein
2014

Drama

7.9
76%
Frank
IMDB 6.9
TMDB 69%
role:
Clara
2014

Comedy

Drama

Mystery

6.9
69%
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White House Down
IMDB 6.3
TMDB 64%
role:
Finnerty
2013

Action

Drama

Thriller

6.3
64%
Won't Back Down
IMDB 6.4
TMDB 61%
role:
Jamie Fitzpatrick
2012

Drama

6.4
61%
Hysteria
IMDB 6.7
TMDB 67%
role:
Charlotte Dalrymple
2011

Comedy

Romance

6.7
67%
2010

Comedy

Family

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

6.1
63%
Crazy Heart
IMDB 7.2
TMDB 69%
role:
Jean Craddock
2009

Drama

Music

Romance

7.2
69%
2009

Comedy

Drama

Romance

7.0
66%
The Dark Knight
IMDB 9.0
TMDB 85%
role:
Rachel Dawes
2008

Action

Crime

Drama

Thriller

9.0
85%
2006

Comedy

Drama

Romance

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

7.5
73%
World Trade Center
IMDB 6.0
TMDB 61%
role:
Allison Jimeno
2006

Drama

History

Thriller

6.0
61%
Monster House
IMDB 6.6
TMDB 66%
role:
Zee (voice)
2006

Animation

Comedy

Family

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

6.6
66%
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Paris, Je T'Aime
IMDB 7.2
TMDB 68%
role:
Liz (Quartier des Enfants Rouges)
2006

Drama

Romance

7.2
68%
Trust the Man
IMDB 5.7
TMDB 52%
role:
Elaine
2005

Comedy

Drama

Romance

5.7
52%
2005

Comedy

Drama

Romance

6.3
57%
Criminal
IMDB 6.4
TMDB 61%
role:
Valerie
2004

Action

Comedy

Thriller

6.4
61%
Mona Lisa Smile
IMDB 6.5
TMDB 69%
role:
Giselle Levy
2003

Drama

Romance

6.5
69%
2002

Comedy

Crime

Drama

Romance

Thriller

7.0
67%
Adaptation.
IMDB 7.7
TMDB 74%
role:
Caroline Cunningham
2002

Comedy

Crime

Drama

7.7
74%
Secretary
IMDB 6.9
TMDB 68%
role:
Lee Holloway
2002

Comedy

Drama

Romance

6.9
68%
2002

Comedy

Romance

5.6
55%
Donnie Darko
IMDB 8.0
TMDB 78%
role:
Elizabeth Darko
2001

Drama

Mystery

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

8.0
78%
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2001

Comedy

Drama

Romance

6.5
68%
2000

Comedy

Crime

Thriller

6.2
64%

FAQs

Some movies or TV shows available in the UK starring or involving Maggie Gyllenhaal are, for example, The Lost Daughter, The Kindergarten Teacher and The Deuce.
The streaming services with the largest selection are Google Play, iTunes and Prime Video.
The best StreamHint ratings are The Dark Knight (8.8), Donnie Darko (7.9) and The Deuce (7.9).
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