Jake Gyllenhaal is a renowned American actor who has been entertaining audiences with his powerful performances for over two decades.
He was born on December 19, 1980, in Los Angeles, California, to a family of artists.
His father, Stephen Gyllenhaal, is a film director and his mother, Naomi Foner, is a screenwriter.
American Actor Jake Gyllenhaal Spotted Shirtless at UFC 285
Hollywood actor Jake Gyllenhaal made a surprise appearance at the UFC 285 event held in Las Vegas, Nevada on Friday.
The actor was shooting for his upcoming movie, a remake of the 1989 classic ‘Road House,’ and participated in a weigh-in event alongside Jay Hieron, a former UFC fighter who will star alongside Gyllenhaal in the movie.
In a video footage that has surfaced on social media, Gyllenhaal can be seen stepping onto the weighing scales, flexing his well-toned muscles, and shouting towards the crowd.
He then engaged in a face-off with Hieron, his opponent in the movie, and slapped him on stage in a scripted altercation.
It is not new for Gyllenhaal to get into impressive shape for his movie roles, as he had played a boxer in the 2015 film ‘Southpaw.’
The upcoming movie ‘Road House’ also stars former UFC champion Conor McGregor, who was present at the weigh-in event and hyped up the crowd while Gyllenhaal was on stage.
The main card of UFC 285 was headlined by the fight between Jon Jones and Ciryl Gane, with the match commencing around 1 a.m. ET.
Is Jake Gyllenhaal fighting at the UFC 285?
No. Hollywood star Jake Gyllenhaal only made a surprise appearance at UFC 285 in Las Vegas, Nevada, to shoot scenes for his upcoming movie ‘Road House.’
He participated in a weigh-in event alongside former UFC fighter Jay Hieron and engaged in a scripted altercation with him on stage.
The movie also stars Conor McGregor, who was present at the event and hyped up the crowd.