He played the role of "Seymour" in "Little Shop of Horrors" on Broadway, directed by Dick Scanlan.
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Jacob Gyllenhaal | Jake Gyllenhall
5' 11" (1.8 m)
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On the one role that got away: "I'd have to say Ewan McGregor
's part in Moulin Rouge!
(2001). It was soooo close. I sang and everything. I went through months of auditions. It was between me, Heath Ledger
and Ewan. I think it came down to age and where people were in their careers. I was the youngest and the least known. I would hope it didn't have anything to do with talent. Maybe it did".
Like all Gyllenhaals on the male line, he is a Swedish nobleman by birth right and is listed in the Swedish Almanac of Nobility ("Sveriges ridderskaps- och adelskalender" in Swedish).
His smile makes dimples