Actress Maggie Gyllenhaal had spent Tuesday night at the Cinema Society premiere party for her latest film, White House Down, in which she plays an uptight Secret Service agent. The next evening she was on the red carpet again, this time at the West Village’s STK Rooftop, where Gotham Magazine was celebrating their first summer issue with Ms. Gyllenhaal on the cover (and Russian Standard Vodka sponsoring the event). Other attendees included EIC Catherine Sabino, publisher Suzanne Ruffa and Rohan Marley.
Since the premiere of the Channing Tatum/Jamie Foxx flick about saving the president from a group of rogue paramilitary troops happened to coincide with several watershed moments in American politics–everything from the security leaks at the NSA to the Supreme Court’s rulings on gay marriage and the Civil Rights Act–we asked the feather-clad actress if she’d been fielding a lot of questions about her personal politics. Read More