Joaquin Phoenix

American Actor Joaquin Phoenix

Career Timeline

American film actor Joaquin Rafael Phoenix, born Joaquin Rafael Bottom has ventured behind the camera, directing music videos as well as producing movies and television shows. Phoenix recorded an album, the soundtrack to “Walk the Line”. He is also known for his work as a social activist, particularly as an advocate for animal rights. Phoenix's first acting jobs were guest appearances on two television shows with his brother River in Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1982) and Backwards: The Riddle Of Dyslexia (1984). He made his big-screen debut in Space Camp (1986), playing the role of Max, after starring in an Alfred Hitchcock Presents episode "A very happy ending" the same year. His first starring role was in Russkies (1987). He later co-starred in Ron Howard's Parenthood (1989), in which he was credited as Leaf Phoenix.

Phoenix served as one of the executive producers of a television show called 4Real, a half-hour series which showcase celebrity guests on global adventures "in order to connect with young leaders who are creating social and economic change." He is also listed as a producer on the movie We Own the Night. He has directed music videos for the following bands: Ringside, She Wants Revenge, People in Planes, Arckid, Albert Hammond Jr., and Silversun Pickups.

Birth Date
Age 44
San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Actor
  • Writer
Film Industry

Top Movies

Top Earning Movies


Year Movie Country Role Credit Ratings
2019 Joker United States Arthur Fleck / The Joker Actor 0.00
2018 Mary Magdalene United States, Australia, United Kingdom Jesus Actor 0.00
2018 Don't Worry, He Won't Get Far on Foot United States John Callahan Actor 0.00
2018 The Sisters Brothers Spain, France, Romania, United States Charlie Sisters Actor 0.00
2013 Her United States Theodore Twombly Actor 0.00
2013 The Immigrant United States Bruno Weiss Actor 0.00
2012 The Master United States Freddie Quell Actor 0.00
2010 I'm Still Here United States Himself Actor, Writer 0.00
2005 Walk the Line Germany, United States Johnny Cash Actor 0.00
2002 Signs United States Merrill Hess Actor 0.00
2000 Gladiator United Kingdom, United States Commodus Actor 0.00
2000 Quills Germany, United Kingdom, United States The Abbe du Coulmier Actor 0.00
1999 8MM United States Max California Actor 0.00
1995 To Die For United States Jimmy Emmett Actor 0.00

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