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Jake Gyllenhaal finally plays superhero in 'Stronger'


  • World
  • Sunday, 10 Sep 2017

Jake Gyllenhaal listens as Jeff Bauman speaks during the press conference for "Stronger" at the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival. - AFP

Jake Gyllenhaal listens as Jeff Bauman speaks during the press conference for "Stronger" at the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival. - AFP

Toronto (Canada) (AFP) - A man who lost both legs in the Boston Marathon bombings inspired moviegoers Saturday, walking the red carpet at the Toronto film festival for the premiere of "Stronger."

The film, directed by David Gordon Green, tells the true story of Jeff Bauman, who at 27 captured the hearts of Boston and become a symbol of hope following the 2013 attack.

   

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