The day is finally here. Prince of Persia opens in the US, and we finally get to see Jake Gyllenhaal as Dastan. This moment has been a long time in the making. Remember back when all we had was our imagination?
Then we got some glimpses of the man in training and the sets in the making:
And then the first on-set peek:
And then a peek of a different kind:
And the first behind-the-scenes videos:
Then came the first official photos:
Leading to a long, steady stream of gorgeous pictures and exciting featurettes:
All of which culminates this weekend, as American audiences finally get their chance to see Jake in action. Let's root for a big hit. Jake worked hard making the movie and promoting it. And he seems very proud of it. Bravo, Prince Dastan!
We can't have a post this week without some videos. Here's the final installment of the PopSugar "Date with Jake" feature. He's adorable and Amanda is so lucky. And sweet - both of them.
Jake on his accent - it's a little different take - and on not knowing what to expect in life:
A scan of Jake's Elle interview:
Video footage of Jake in Times Square for the GQ photo shoot:
(Some photos and Elle scan courtesy of IHJ.)