June 23rd, 2017
Jake Gyllenhaal on playing Boston Marathon bombing survivor Jeff Bauman: He’s a hero
NBC’s Natalie Morales spoke to Jake Gyllenhaal during the filming of “Stronger,” his upcoming movie about Boston Marathon bombing survivor Jeff Bauman and his family. Bauman lost both his legs when the bomb went off at the finish line. The actor spent a lot of time with Bauman to prepare for the role, eventually forming a close-knit bond with the survivor.