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Joaquin Phoenix Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Girlfriend, Family, Wiki & More

Updated On : August 29, 2019

Short Biography

Joaquin Phoenix was born on 28-10-1974 in San Juan in the state of Puerto Rico, United States. He is an American Film Actor, Music Video Director, Activist, Musician, Politician, Voice Artist, Television Actor & Film Producer & Film Producer.

Other Name: Joaquín Rafael Phoenix, Joaquín Rafael Bottom, Leaf Phoenix
Other Professions: Music Video Director Activist Musician Politician Voice Artist Television Actor Film Producer Film Producer
Appearance: Hollywood
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Joaquin Phoenix Complete Bio & Career

Little young Joaquin Phoenix or Leaf Phoenix as he mostly prefer people to call himself never knew during the initial phase of his life that his stint of performing with his friends on the streets to get a few pennies will actually change his whole life. He was born in a family which was financially instable. 
He added to his family’s income source through his dancing and singing. During one such incident, he got spotted by a Hollywood children’s agent. He knew there’s something about this young boy and that day change the whole course of his life for good. He soon started his acting career with the television series Seven Brides for Seven Brothers in the year 1982. After that, he did series after series and Film after film.
He has starred in a over 40 films since his debut with the film Kids Don't Tell in the year 1982. His big break came with the epic movie ‘Gladiator’ in the year 2000. This film won him immense acclaim and fame as an actor. He became one of the most sought after actor of the industry with films like, ‘Walk the Line’, ‘Ladder 49’, ‘The Master’ and the recently released ‘The Sisters Brothers’. He was recently seen in Todd Phillips psychological thriller film Joker. In addition to acting, he is a dedicated philanthropist and activist and works for numerous organizations and causes.

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Joaquin Phoenix Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born to John Lee Bottom and Arlyn Bottom. His elder brother River Bottom died in 1993. He has 1 elder brother named Rain Bottom and 2 younger brothers named Liberty Bottom and Summer Bottom. He has one elder half sister named Jodean Bottom. He has been linked with various actresses such as Shannyn Sossamon, Liv Tyler, Anna Friel, Amelia Warner, and Lindsay Lohan among others.

Life's Important Dates Of Joaquin Phoenix

Body Measurements

Chest Size 39
Biceps Size 13
Waist Size 34
Skin Colour White
Eye Colour Green
Hair Colour Dark Brown

Personal Info

Home Town Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico
Nationality American
Religion Christian
Address Hollywood Hills, Los Angeles, California, United States
School Home-Schooled Till 9th Standard
College N/A
Qualification N/A
Hobbies Travelling
Marital Status Unmarried
Debut First Film - Kids Don't Tell (1985)
First TV Show - Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1982)
Best Movies Gladiator (2000), Ladder 49 (2004), We Own the Night (2007), Her (2013), and Joker (2019)
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website N/A


Bike Collections Ducati
Car Collections Mercedes SLR


Favorite Color Black
Favorite Sport Baseball
Favorite Actor Josh Brolin

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Joaquin Phoenix

  • Joaquin called himself “Leaf” during his childhood. He switched back to the name “Joaquin” at the age of 15.
  • He went on the premiere of Gladiator (2000) with his mother.
  • The scar on his lip is a birthmark. He once stated that while his mother was pregnant, she felt a pain in her stomach which obviously led to his scar.
  • He can fluently speak in Spanish.
  • Phoenix is a part of In Defense of Animals organization.
  • He is not on any social media platform.

Joaquin Phoenix Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

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Joaquin Phoenix has celebrated the total number of 46 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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