How tall is Maggie Gyllenhaal?
Wondering, how tall is Maggie Gyllenhaal? This actress stands at 5 feet 9 inches (175 cm). Maggie Gyllenhaal height is above average for a female.
Margolit Ruth Gyllenhaal was born on November 16, 1977 in Lower East Side, Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA. Her parents are Naomi Foner (née Achs) and Stephen Gyllenhaala, both filmmakers, and her brother is actor Jake Gyllenhaal.
Maggie made her film debut in Stephen’s film Waterland (1992). She also appeared as supporting roles in Cecil B. DeMented (2000) and alongside brother Jake Gyllenhaal in Donnie Darko (2001). Her breakout role came a bit later, when she took on the daring, sexy title role in Secretary (2002). That part wound up earning her a Golden Globe nomination, and Gyllenhaal followed that up with supporting turns in 40 Days and 40 Nights (2002), Confessions of a Dangerous Mind (2002), Adaptation. (2002), and Mona Lisa Smile (2003), among other movies. Gyllenhaal received her second Golden Globe nomination for playing a recent prison parolee in Sherrybaby (2006). She followed that up with roles in World Trade Center (2006) and Stranger Than Fiction (2006), and then replaced Katie Holmes in the role of Rachel Dawes in The Dark Knight (2008). In 2009, Gyllenhaal received great acclaim for her role opposite Jeff Bridges in Crazy Heart (2009), which earned the actress her first Oscar nomination. Since then, Gyllenhaal has been seen in Nanny McPhee Returns (2010), Hysteria (2011) and Won’t Back Down (2012).
Still wondering, how tall is Maggie Gyllenhaal? She stands 5’9″ or (175 cm).
Maggie Gyllenhaal Height Comparison
Here is Maggie Gyllenhaal with her husband Peter Sarsgaard who stands 5 feet 11 inches (180 cm). As we can see, Peter is 2 inches taller than Maggie.