Gyllenhaal '95 wins Golden Globe

Maggie Gyllenhaal ’95 won her first Golden Globe for Best Actress for TV movie or TV miniseries for “The Honourable Woman” on Sunday night. Gyllenhaal has a total of four nominations and one Golden Globe award. The show premiered on BBC Two on July 3, 2014 in the U.K. and on Sundance TV in the […]

Alumna helps write parody at Yale University

By Sammy Roth This summer, you may have seen “The Dark Knight,” the critically acclaimed sequel to “Batman Begins,” but chances are you have not seen its surreal parody. Tessa Williams ’06 worked with three friends to write “The Darq Knight,” which was performed six times Oct. 16-18 at Yale University’s Off-Broadway theater. Williams is […]

Gyllenhaal wins Best Actress at international film festivals

Maggie Gyllenhaal ’95 won the Best Actress award for her role in “Sherrybaby” at the Stockholm International Film Festival and at the Karlovy Vary International Festival. “Sherrybaby” also won the award for Best Picture at the Stockholm festival. Previously, Gyllenhaal won a Golden Globe for her role in “Secretary.” — Cathi Choi

Fashion magazine cover features actress alumna

Actress Maggie Gyllenhaal ’95 appeared on the cover of the September issue of “Marie Claire.” In the accompanying article, Gyllenhaal discussed her early struggles to get a job in Hollywood and her upcoming wedding to actor Peter Sarsgaard. Gyllenhaal is featured in four films this year, including “World Trade Center,” “Monster House” and “Trust the […]