Caption: Jeff Bridges and Maggie Gyllenhaal at event of Crazy Heart (2009)
Born: November 16, 1977
Star sign: Scorpio
Height: 5' 9" (1.75 m)
Known for: The Dark Knight (2008), Donnie Darko (2001), White House Down (2013), Secretary (2002)
Academy Award-nominated actress Maggie Gyllenhaal was born on November 16, 1977, on the Lower East Side of Manhattan in New York City. Her parents, Naomi Foner (née Achs) and Stephen Gyllenhaal, are both filmmakers, and her brother is actor Jake Gyllenhaal. Her mother is from an Ashkenazi Jewish family, while her father has Swedish, English, ...