Jake Gyllenhaal - Sensitive Jake Gyllenhaal

0
0
Subscribe to Jake Gyllenhaal alerts

Jake Gyllenhaal is a ''sensitive'' guy.

The 31-year-old actor was praised for his gentle nature by filmmaker David Ayer, who said he chose Jake for the lead role in his police thriller 'End of Watch' because he has a ''great heart''.

Speaking at the premiere in Los Angeles on Tuesday (18.09.12), he told Celebuzz: ''Jake has a great heart, he's a fantastic guy and that's exactly why I wanted him to do this role.

''I didn't want the standard issue leading man kind of guy. I wanted somebody with soul.''

Jake previously claimed he has become a different man since he shot the movie.

He said: ''Dave told me right off that this was going to affect my soul. 'Friends are going to say, That's the Jake I've always known, but somewhere deep inside, you'll know otherwise.'''

He also said the film inspired him to go with his gut.

He revealed: ''Every journey starts with fear. And I could say that's what I want to embrace now. A real experience. And I want, overall, to trust what I know is right. There have been many times when I haven't. It's what I'm asking myself: Where is the line? What is the line? There's so much context, it can be almost impossible to find.''


Contactmusic

Tags: Jake Gyllenhaal - David Ayer

0
0
Subscribe to Jake Gyllenhaal alerts
Advertisement

More Jake Gyllenhaal

Contactmusic.com's 10 Best Films of 2014

There was unexpected variety and diversity in cinemas this year, including some genre films that broke through the barriers...10) Nightcrawler - Jake Gyllenhaal goes very...

Jake Gyllenhaal Gets Ripped For Southpaw: Is There Anything He Can't Do?

Jake Gyllenhaal is a shape shifter. There is no other explanation. We barely recognised him whilst he was filming 'Nightcrawler', with his sunken cheeks and...

Nightcrawler - Featurette Trailer

Jake Gyllenhaal discusses the great lengths he went through to prepare for his role in the film 'Nightcrawler'. In the movie, Gyllenhaal portrays an insomniac...

With $19,1 Million, "Interstellar" Blasts Past "Big Hero 6" At The Box Office

With Marvel making a play for the kids’ animated movie market, there’s finally some variety at the box office this weekend. The studio’s Disney-esque hero...

Advertisement

Halloween Box Office Disappoints, As "Nightcrawler" and "Ouija" Barely Break $10,9 Million Each

Halloween weekend was a scary time indeed – especially for the movie industry, which saw record low figures over the three-day period. Maybe it was...

Despite A Great Round For "Nightcrawler", The Halloween Office Is Scary...ly Bad

With Halloween weekend almost over, Ouija has been dethroned. The new box office champion is Jake Gyllenhaal’s Nightcrawler, which is already being lauded as one...

A Week In Movies: Interstellar Premieres In L.A. And London, Radcliffe Talks Horns, Film Crews Hit The Streets In London And New York, Longer Trailers For Into The Woods, Paddington And Avengers 2

Christopher Nolan's hotly anticipated sci-fi epic Interstellar held its world premiere in Los Angeles this week, followed by a European premiere in London. The blue...

Nightcrawler Offers A New Antihero In Jake Gyllenhaal's Eerily Stunning Performance

Critics are comparing Jake Gyllenhaal to Robert De Niro for his committed performance in the creep-out thriller 'Nightcrawler'. This isn't just because he lost 30...

Advertisement

Comments

Jake Gyllenhaal Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Jake Gyllenhaal

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All