Jake Gyllenhaal Writes First Children’s Book For His Nieces & Identifies As A ‘Funcle’ (Exclusive)

Jake Gyllenhaal is opening up about life as an uncle! The 42-year-old actor recently put on a different career hat to write the new children’s book “The Secret Society of Aunts & Uncles” with his childhood best friend, Greta Caruso. Access Hollywood sat down with Jake for an exclusive look into his new book that paints a silly, loving portrait of one of the most important relationships in children’s lives. The “Prisoners” star then shared about his own nieces and how he identifies as a “funcle.” Jake also revealed that his nieces love his cooking and think he’s the “best chef ever.” “The Secret Society of Aunts & Uncles” is available now.