01/05/2012 12:24 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Jake Gyllenhaal's Beard, Actor Sports New Facial Hair

Jake Gyllenhaal is beard-ly recognizable with his new scruffy look. The actor was spotted in Hollywood, grabbing sushi with friends.

So where's the "Source Code" actor been hiding that we've only gotten a peak at his new scruff now? His forthcoming cop drama flick, "End of Watch," is in post-production and slated for release later this year -- perhaps he's just been hard at work.

But we have to say, role related or not, Gyllenhaal's new look is a great disguise when he's looking to dodge the paps in Hollywoodland -- although, it didn't work this time.

Check out Gyllenhaal's new scruff/disguise below and let us know if he should itch or ditch his new scruff: