What do Jake Gyllenhaal and Jessica Alba have in common, apart of perplexing hotness and popular movie careers? We have discovered there are more, as sympathy, fondness of basketball games and good cooking skills. Also, both make lasso-eye candy when dressing in cowboy fashion:
Jake Gyllenhaal as Jack Twist in "Brokeback Mountain" (2005) Jessica Alba as Nancy Callahan in "Sin City" (2005)
Jessica Alba and Cash Warren attend Game One of the Western Conference Finals between the Phoenix Suns and the Los Angeles Lakers during the NBA Playoffs at Staples Center on May 17, 2010 Jake Gyllenhaal attends Boston Celtics Vs Orlando Magic Game on 22nd May 2010 in Boston
Jake Gyllenhaal shows his cooking skills at Friday Night with Jonathan Ross on May 7, 2010
An unusual demonstration of Jake Gyllenhaal's cooking skills. First, he uses an iPad as a chopping board to cut broccoli, then the iPad goes into the frying pan!
Jessica on the GrillOn screen, she's been a superhero (Fantastic Four), a lasso-wielding stripper (Sin City), and a tough-as-nails immigration agent (the new Machete) -- but at home, Alba enjoys the simple things. Like barbecuing. Here, she keeps an eye on the chicken and carne asada for her dinner party.
Alba puts together a veggie dish made with sliced zucchini, pine nuts, basil, parmesan -- and very generous portions of two key ingredients. "She put a whole bottle of olive oil and a bottle of balsamic in these salads, and I was thinking, Is this going to be any good?" Vespa says. "But it was delicious."Service With a Smile
The most famous barista ever? Alba pours the fruit-infused tea she made using a coffee press. Among the other drinks she and a friend mixed for the party: sangria, plus a citrus cocktail chilled with frozen pineapple chunks, reports Vespa. Tea Time
Alba takes a breather on the back patio. Just two days later, it was announced that she will re-team with Machete director Robert Rodriguez for Spy Kids 4, another action-packed adventure. But this time, her character is a little closer to reality: She'll play a mom balancing her peaceful home life with her thrilling, sexy job.
Jake Gyllenhaal Voted #10 in Elle (France) Magazine's "15 Sexiest Men" poll (June 2007).
"Jessica Alba 'Sexiest Woman Alive' FHM Fave! Actress Jessica Alba has long been a favorite of the guys over at FHM, having regularly placed on their 'sexiest woman alive' lists for years.Jessica Alba in FHM Australia September 2010
In 2007, she was crowned the Sexiest Woman in the World, and has continually appeared in their news pages since at least 2006 as one of their "sexiest women."
Alba, 29, is of Mexican descent on her dad's side, and French/Danish on her mom's side. She recently had her first baby, and is happily married.
She appears frequently on the "Hot 100" section of Maxim and was voted number one on the AskMen.com list of "99 Most Desirable Women" in 2006. The use of her image on the cover of the March 2006 Playboy sparked a lawsuit by her, which was later dropped after she received a personal apology from Playboy owner Hugh Hefner, who agreed to make donations to two charities that Alba has supported, according to Wikipedia.
In 2001, Alba was ranked No. 1 on Maxim magazine's Hot 100 list. She said that "I have to go to certain lengths to use sexuality to my advantage, while guiding people to thinking the way I want them to." Source: www.postchronicle.com
Jessica Alba and Michelle Rodriguez - "Machete" photocall
"Machete Star Jessica Alba is hot over Michelle Rodriguez's body! Alba admitted she was drooling over Rodriguez in Machete. Alba also revealed inside tricks to her naked shower scene! Scans of Jessica Alba in Cosmopolitan September 2010
So, why would Jessica Alba, one of the hottest actresses in the world, drool over Rodriguez's body? More interestingly, what's the shower scene trick she was talking about?
Jessica Alba and Michelle Rodriguez recently sat down for an interview with MTV and Alba's fascination with Rodriguez's body surfaced. Alba apparently asked Rodriguez:
"I want to know: Who sculpted that body? Because the whole time I'm watching you, I'm drooling. She doesn't have any cellulite, not an ounce of fat! What is going on?"
Rodriguez replied she had undergone three weeks of intensive training for Machete!
Jessica Alba for Revlon commercial campaign
As for Alba, one can agree that even celebrities fall victim to the age old thinking of "the grass is greener on the other side of the fence." However, the grass is not greener on the other side, it is greener where the grass has been watered. It's safe to say Michelle Rodriguez did a lot of "watering" on her "grass."
As for the nude shower scene Alba was in? Well, the actress revealed she wasn't naked at all! It was all a post production trick. She was actually wearing undies! what do you think about Jessica Alba being a fan of Michelle Rodriguez's body? Source: celebs.gather.com
Jessica Alba arriving at LAX airport on 2nd September 2010
"The sultry siren looked stunning in her revealing outfit on her way back from Venice Film Festival where she attended the screening of her new film Machete.
Alba, 29, wore faded roll-up jeans, cream cropped jacket and a beige see-through top which showed her black bra underneath". Source: www.dailymail.co.uk
"For me, I never wanted to reinforce any stereotypes about Latin women, and that was why I've shied away from Latin characters I've been offered” -Jessica Alba
"I love the variety of working on an action movie like (Machete), doing The Killer Inside Me (with Casey Affleck) and then doing Little Fockers (with Ben Stiller, due at Christmas). I've had the most fun I've ever had, so as long as I can continue to do this kind of stuff, it's my dream." Source: www.usatoday.com