Jake Gyllenhaal Eats Worm On ‘Man vs Wild’ [VIDEO]

Ewwww. Jake Gyllenhaal has proven that he is not afraid of a meaty challenge on survival expert Bear Grylls’ upcoming TV show by eating a worm on camera.

The Brokeback Mountain star recently joined Grylls for an adventure trip in Iceland, and the action man admitted they experienced the worst storms he had seen in a decade on the televised trek.

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Gyllenhaal refused to let the bad weather get in the way of the activities, and joined in with all the challenges Grylls offered up, even eating a creepy crawly as he adapted to the survival lifestyle – proudly declaring: “First worm!”

Gyllenhaal’s Man Vs. Wild episode will air on America’s Discovery Channel on Monday, July 11, 2011.

Watch previews from the episode…