Rachel McAdams was ‘a little scared’ of Jake Gyllenhaal

Rachel McAdamsRachel McAdams was ”a little scared” of Jake Gyllenhaal‘s ripped physique.

The 36-year-old actress, who is rumored to be dating her Southpaw co-star, thinks he looked like a ”beast” after gaining 15 pounds of muscle to play a boxer in the upcoming movie.

She said: ”I was a little scared too! He’s a beast. He’s a real animal. I haven’t seen it yet so I can’t totally comment but just watching from the sidelines he just worked so hard. I think his work is going to reflect that. It was extraordinary. He’d get up in the morning and run eight miles and then run twice a day and then rehearse. He was a machine. And I was just filing my nails pretending not to notice.”

While Rachel has been romantically linked to Jake, 34, for the past few months, the actress admits she was thrilled to team up with her hunky Wedding Crashers co-star Bradley Cooper, 40, again for their new film Aloha.

She told E! News: ”He’s everything you imagine him to be and more. He’s not hard on the eyes. I think he’s one of the hardest working actors out there right now and he doesn’t even need to be, he’s got this sheer talent he could just sort of rest on his laurels but he doesn’t. He works very, very hard. He’s very smart and very, very committed.”

Share this article:

Comments & Discussion

  1. Summer • June 1, 2015 @ 10:35 AM

    His looks scare me too, and that movie looks beyond awful. Definitely won’t be going to see that.

  2. Jim Linn • June 3, 2015 @ 4:12 AM

    Gyll. 8s a male slut and Rachel has a disease.

Join The Conversation:

Similar Articles

Trending Articles

Current Poll

  • Who's your favorite Canadian celebrity?

    View Results

    Loading ... Loading ...

You Might Also Like


Close Menu