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Stephen Gyllenhaal


Stephen Gyllenhaal was born on October 4, 1949 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA as Stephen Roark Gyllenhaal. He is a director and writer, known for Homegrown (1998), Losing Isaiah (1995) and Paris Trout (1991). He has been married to Kathleen Man since July 23, 2011. He was previously married to Naomi Foner. See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win & 3 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Homegrown
Homegrown Director
(1998)
Losing Isaiah
Losing Isaiah Director
(1995)
Paris Trout
Paris Trout Director
(1991)

Filmography

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 2016 Shut Eye (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Wheel of Fortune (2016)
 2016 So B. It
 2016 Billions (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Punch (2016)
 2014-2015 Satisfaction (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- ...Through Risk (2015)
 2014-2015 Rectify (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Hoorah (2015)
- Unhinged (2014)
- Charlie Darwin (2014)
 2015 Full Circle (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Paulie & Phil (2015)
- Katie & Paulie (2015)
 2013 Ironside (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Action (2013)
 2013 An Amish Murder (TV Movie)
 2012 NYC 22 (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Ransom (2012)
- Schooled (2012)
 2012 Grassroots
 2011 Girl Fight (TV Movie)
 2011 Hawthorne (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2010-2011 Blue Bloods (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Family Ties (2011)
- Privilege (2010)
 2010 The Mentalist (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Ball of Fire (2010)
- Aingavite Baa (2010)
 2006-2010 Numb3rs (TV Series) (11 episodes)
- Devil Girl (2010)
- Scratch (2010)
- Dreamland (2009)
- Greatest Hits (2009)
- Jacked (2009)
 2008-2009 Army Wives (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- About Face (2009)
 2007 Manchild (TV Movie)
 2006 Time Bomb (TV Movie)
 2003 Lucky (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Come Lie with Me (2003)
 2002 Everwood (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Doctor Is In (2002)
 2002 Robbery Homicide Division (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2002 Living with the Dead (TV Movie)
 2002 The Shield (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Dawg Days (2002)
 2001 Warden of Red Rock (TV Movie)
 2001 The Warden (TV Movie)
 2000 Felicity (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2000 The $treet (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Closet Cases (2000)
 1999 Wasteland (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Double Date (1999)
 1999 Resurrection (TV Movie)
 1998 L.A. Doctors (TV Series)
 1998 Homegrown
 1998 The Patron Saint of Liars (TV Movie)
 1996 Shattered Mind (TV Movie)
 1995 Losing Isaiah
 1994 Homicide: Life on the Street (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Bop Gun (1994)
 1992 Waterland
 1991 Paris Trout
 1991 Twin Peaks (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #2.20 (1991)
 1990 A Killing in a Small Town (TV Movie)
 1990 Family of Spies (TV Mini-Series) (2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (1990)
- Episode #1.1 (1990)
 1988 Leap of Faith (TV Movie)
 1988 Hothouse (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The Good Family (1988)
 1988 Promised a Miracle (TV Movie)
 1987 The Abduction of Kari Swenson (TV Movie)
 1985 Certain Fury
 1980-1982 CBS Afternoon Playhouse (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Help Wanted (1982)
 1980 ABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1979 Exit 10 (Short)
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Other Works:

Claptrap: Notes from Hollywood, poetry collection (Cantarabooks, 2006)

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Height:

6' 0¾" (1.85 m)
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Trivia:

Godparents of his son Jake Gyllenhaal are Paul Newman and Jamie Lee Curtis. See more »

Trademark:

His TV episodes often have a big explosion at the climax. See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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