Maggie Gyllenhaal Net Worth Is $15 Million
With a net worth of $15 million, Maggie Gyllenhaal has developed a successful career as an actress. Her first film was in Donnie Darko. By 2002, she appeared in the Secretary. Native to New York City, Maggie Gyllenhaal has appeared in the films of her father, Stephen Gyllenhaal during her career. Her father was a director by trade while her mother worked as a screenwriter.
Her brother entered the entertainment industry as well and worked as an actor. Her work has garnered her a Golden Globe nomination. Other projects by Gyllenhaal include Sherrybaby and Trust The Man in 2006. From these films, she went on to work on larger budget productions like the Dark Knight and the World Trade Center. Her starring role in Crazy Heart garnered her an Academy Award nomination. In addition, she has acted in Closer and Strip Search.
Since 2002, Gyllenhaal has dated Peter Sarsgaard. They married in 2009 and have two daughters together. Outside of her acting work, Maggie Gyllenhaal has supported political organizations and the American Civil Liberties Union. She is also active in the fight for human rights and anti-poverty causes. Gyllenhaal was a participant in anti-war protests prior to United States involvement in Iraq.