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Jake Gyllenhaal says accepting his role in whitewashed Prince of Persia movie was a mistake

During a press tour for Spider-Man: Far From Home, Jake Gyllenhaal admitted that his role in the whitewashed Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time was a mistake.

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  • Oscar winner Stephen Gaghan will write and direct The Division film adaptation

    Ubisoft Motion Pictures has announced Stephen Gaghan will write and direct the upcoming film based on The Division.

  • Both Jake Gyllenhaal and Jessica Chastain's production companies have a hand in The Division film

    Ubisoft has confirmed what we already knew about the upcoming film adaptation of The Division.

  • VGAs to feature new PoP movie clip

    This weekend’s VGAs will see a new clip from the Prince of Persia movie aired, according to the almighty Geoff Keighley’s super-Twitter. Banny rabbit beefcake Jake Gyllenhaal himself will be on hand to intro the new footage. The VGAs air on Saturday at 8pm EST.

  • Gyllenhaal: PoP film isn't "like your normal video game adaptation"

    Looks like the Prince of Persia flick won’t be your typical videogame adaption, according to the Prince himself, Jake Gyllenhaal. Which is why the actor wanted to be in it to begin with. “It wasn’t like your normal video game adaptation,” he told Moviefone. “It was this massive epic that they had in the works; […]

  • Jake Gyllenhaal would do a Prince of Persia sequel if asked

    Entertainment Tonight spoke with Jake Gyllenhaal on the set of Prince of Persia in Morocco and its souds as if he would be keen to do a sequel if asked. Of course, no one says “no” to Jerry Bruckheimer. No one. Right, Johnny Depp? The full interview, of sorts, is posted after the break and […]

  • New Prince of Persia movie images released

    Empire has them. They feature Jake Gyllenhaal and pro-pouter Gemma Arterton looking serious and wet with their mouths slightly open. Still. Should give a little variation to your daily “release”. The movie’s out next May.

  • Prince of Persia movie posters released to the public

    Two movie posters for the Prince of Persia movie have landed on the internet. We will reserve judgment and let you do all the critiquing. D’toid has ’em. Movie’s out in May 2010.

  • First Prince of Persia official movie still released

    We have been putting this off all afternoon, but we have finally given into internet pressure along with the malaise of a slow news Saturday. Thus, we now present you with the the fist picture from the actual Prince of Persia movie not taken by a paparazzi stalking Jake Gyllenhaal from the sideline. Hope you […]

  • PoP movie shown on location in EW interview

    Entertainment Tonight’s broadcast a first look at filming on the Prince of Persia movie set, including a chat with leading man Jake Gyllenhaal. It’s a bit shit, to be honest, but Jake and the woman presenting clearly want to have sex with each other, so that lifts it a bit. Take a look. Thanks, Kotaku.

  • New location shots of PoP movie leaked

    On CVG. Looks as though no one’s messing about with this. Jake Gyllenhaal’s leading as the man in question, and the film’s out in 2010. Take a look.

  • First Jake Gyllenhaal PoP movie shot released

    Here. Fair play, Jake with his top off and a daft haircut pretty much does look like the Prince. As you’d expect, really. Movie’s not out until 2010, unfortunately.

  • Prince of Persia movie delayed a year

    According to this ComingSoon.net report, the Prince of Persia movie has been pushed back into 2010. The Mike Newell-directed video game adaptation stars Jake Gyllenhaal. No reason has been given for the move.

  • Ben Kingsley signs up for Prince of Persia movie

    Ben Kingsley and Alfred Molina are to join Jake Gyllenhaal in next year’s Prince of Persia film, Variety’s reporting. Kingsley’s going to play the villain, apparently, hopefully in the same style as he did in Sexy Beast. Jerry Bruckheimer’s producing this, so en if it is awful, at least you can be guaranteed things will […]

  • Ubisoft considering making game of Prince of Persia movie

    According to this GameDaily report, Ubisoft is considering making a game of the upcoming Prince of Persia movie, which stars Jake Gyllenhaal and Gemma Artertonas and will release next summer. No other details have been given on the title as yet, which was talked about in brief by Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot at Ubidays last […]

  • Jake Gyllenhaal confirmed for Prince of Persia movie

    According to this Hollywood Reporter story, Jake Gyllenhaal has now been confirmed for the leading role in the upcoming Prince of Persia film. He’ll play alongside Gemma Arterton in the Jerry Bruckheimer adaptation. The movie’s plot is based on The Sands of Time. Expect to see it next year.

  • Gyllenhaal rumoured for PoP movie

    According to Monsters and Critics, Jake Gyllenhaal is being rumoured as a possible for the Prince of Persia movie lead. Orlando Bloom was the latest actor to be supposedly taking on the role, but that all turned out to be hokum. The movie releases next year.