Jake and Maggie Gyllenhaal

Maggie was born in 1977 to director Stephen Gyllenhaal ("Numb3rs") and writer-producer Naomi Foner ("Bee Season"). Little brother Jake came along in 1980. Jake broke out on the big screen playing <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PECLB001212" title="Billy Crystal" href="/topic/entertainment/billy-crystal-PECLB001212.topic">Billy Crystal</a>'s character's son in "City Slickers" in 1991, soon followed by Maggie in 1992, in "Waterland," which their father directed. The A-list sibs racked up leading roles in successful films, including "Secretary," "SherryBaby" and "The Dark Knight" for Maggie and "Jarhead," <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="ENMV00000691" title="Brothers (movie)" href="/topic/entertainment/movies/brothers-%28movie%29-ENMV00000691.topic">"Brothers"</a> and <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="ENMV00000803" title="Love and Other Drugs (movie) " href="/topic/entertainment/movies/love-other-drugs-%28movie%29--ENMV00000803.topic">"Love and Other Drugs"</a> for Jake. Both are Oscar-nominated actors, Maggie for "Crazy Heart" and Jake for "Brokeback Mountain." The pair have acted in three movies together: "A Dangerous Woman" and "Homegrown," both directed by their father, and <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="ENMV0011477" title="Donnie Darko (movie)" href="/topic/entertainment/movies/donnie-darko-%28movie%29-ENMV0011477.topic">"Donnie Darko,"</a> in which they were on-screen siblings as well. Jake is good friends with Maggie's husband of two years, fellow "Jarhead" actor <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PECLB0000007823" title="Peter Sarsgaard" href="/topic/entertainment/peter-sarsgaard-PECLB0000007823.topic">Peter Sarsgaard</a>.

( Lucy Nicholson / Agence France-Presse / August 21, 2013 )

Maggie was born in 1977 to director Stephen Gyllenhaal ("Numb3rs") and writer-producer Naomi Foner ("Bee Season"). Little brother Jake came along in 1980. Jake broke out on the big screen playing Billy Crystal's character's son in "City Slickers" in 1991, soon followed by Maggie in 1992, in "Waterland," which their father directed. The A-list sibs racked up leading roles in successful films, including "Secretary," "SherryBaby" and "The Dark Knight" for Maggie and "Jarhead," "Brothers" and "Love and Other Drugs" for Jake. Both are Oscar-nominated actors, Maggie for "Crazy Heart" and Jake for "Brokeback Mountain." The pair have acted in three movies together: "A Dangerous Woman" and "Homegrown," both directed by their father, and "Donnie Darko," in which they were on-screen siblings as well. Jake is good friends with Maggie's husband of two years, fellow "Jarhead" actor Peter Sarsgaard.

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