«You don’t want any part of this.»
He may have juicy roles like the troubled Jack Twist from Brokeback Mountain and serial killer-hunting Robert Graysmith in Zodiac on his resume, but even high-concept/indie movie star Jake Gyllenhaal can’t resist the lure of the superhero movie.
So here we are, with Gyllenhaal’s debut in the first official trailer for Spider-Man: Far From Home as the mysterious Mysterio.
Jake Gyllenhaal; Mysterio as seen in Marvel comics
In this first full-length preview, Tom Holland’s Peter Parker is seen heading off to vacation with friends and leaving his superhero costume behind. He just wants to be a normal teen for a while.
Unfortunately he can’t get away with that. Nick Fury (Samuel L. Jackson) shows up and then some kind of King Kong-sized monster is terrorizing London, where Parker and his friends are staying.
Jake Gyllenhaal as Mysterio