Jake Gyllenhaal vs. Ryan Gosling

Jake Gyllenhaal

Jake Gyllenhaal is an actor who became famous for his role in the controversial drama Brokeback Mountain starring the late Heath Ledger.

He also starred in the indie cult hit Donnie Darko in 2001 and played Dennis Quaid’s son in the 2004 science-fiction film The Day After Tomorrow.

His sister, Maggie Gyllenhaal, introduced him to Kirsten Dunst with whom he had a relationship for a year.

He also dated Reese Witherspoon for 2 years after meeting her on the set of the film Rendition, then had a relationship with Taylor Swift and bought a guitar worth $ 11,000 for her birthday.

Few people know that before starting his acting career Jake worked as a lifeguard.

Jake Gyllenhaal recently joined Bear Grylls on his show Man Vs. Wild. The actor guest stars in the season premiere of the Discovery Channel show, on a two-day trip across Iceland.

Ryan Gosling

Perhaps many of you have seen The Notebook, an interesting movie starring Ryan Gosling and Rachel McAdams.

The two fell in love on the set and had a relationship for several years. Blue Valentine is the first romantic film in which Ryan plays, 6 years after the premiere of The Notebook.

Since then, Ryan has portrayed various roles: a student with suicidal thoughts (Stay), a successful lawyer (Fracture) or a drug addicted teacher (Half Nelson).

A little known fact is that after shooting the film Murder by Numbers, in which he co-starred Sandra Bullock, the two actors had a 1-year relationship.

Recently media reports announced that Ryan Gosling will join Giovanni Ribisi and Sean Penn in the 1940s police drama “The Gangster Squad.”

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