Jake Gyllenhaal to be honoured at Zurich film festival
Los Angeles, Sep 11 PTI : Actor Jake Gyllenhaal will receive the Golden Icon Award at this year’s Zurich Film Festival.
The actor nominated by the Oscars will participate in the festival to present “Stronger”, in which he is the survivor of the bombing of Boston marathon Jeff Bauman, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Directed by David Gordon Green, the film will be screened at the festival on October 3rd.
Gyllenhaal, who was nominated for best supporting actor Oscar for “Brokeback Mountain”, recently packed the production on “Wildlife”, the debut directors of Paul Dano, in which he stands alongside Carey Mulligan.
The 13th Zurich Film Festival takes place from 28 September to 8 October.