Maggie Gyllenhaal Filmography and Movies
American actress Maggie Gyllenhaal made her film debut with the 1992 British mystery-drama film ‘Waterland’. She earned critical acclaim for playing Lee Holloway in the 2002 romantic comedy-drama film ‘Secretary’. Other notable films of Gyllenhaal include ‘Sherrybaby’ (2006), ‘The Dark Knight’ (2008) and ‘Crazy Heart’ (2009) of which the latter earned her an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress. She also featured in television productions among which BBC miniseries ‘The Honourable Woman’ (2014) won her a Golden Globe Award.
She followed the footsteps of her filmmaker parents, Stephen Gyllenhaal and Naomi Foner Gyllenhaal (née Achs), and forayed into showbiz launching her acting career with one of her father’s films ‘Waterland’. With time, she performed in many noteworthy and hit films. Some of her films, however, failed to make impact at box-office and were panned by critics as her worst performances.
Filmography of Maggie Gyllenhaal includes commercially successful films like ‘Secretary’, ‘The Dark Knight’, ‘Crazy Heart’ and ‘Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang’ (2010). Her films that bombed at box-office include ‘Sherrybaby’ and ‘Won't Back Down’ (2012).