Nocturnal Animals star Jake Gyllenhaal covers the fall-winter 2016 edition of British GQ Style. Embracing a natural charm for the cover shoot, Gyllenhaal connects with fashion photographer Matthew Brookes and stylist Jay Massacret. The 35-year-old actor is interviewed by American designer and Nocturnal Animals director, Tom Ford for the feature.
Jake Gyllenhaal British GQ Style Photo Shoot
Talking about signing on for Nocturnal Animals, Gyllenhaal recalls, “When I read [Nocturnal Animals] I remember feeling the vibrations of the story. It sort of rocked me in that it really messed with my mind in a way that I loved. I’m looking to explore feelings, to have the story elicit feelings or a script elicit feelings in me that I am not used to or that I’m afraid of in myself.”
Sharing with Ford his thoughts on him as a director, Gyllenhaal continues, “I had no idea how much you would love your actors, and how much you would love the process of working with us. So often I feel like directors don’t understand the weird creature that an actor is, and you just do.” Read more on GQ-Magazine.co.uk.