Joaquin Rafael Phoenix is an American actor, producer, and animal rights activist. Known for playing dark and unconventional characters in independent films, he is the recipient of various accolades, including an Academy Award, a British Academy... Wikipedia
Born: October 28, 1974 (age 46 years), San Juan, Puerto Rico
Partner: Rooney Mara (2016–)
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How did Joaquin Phoenix lose weight Joker?
To get into the character of Arthur Fleck, Phoenix lost 52 pounds for the role by eating a restrictive diet that was supervised by a doctor. Phoenix said the weight loss gave him a sense of control and the confidence to dig deep into the Joker's persona.
What Joaquin Phoenix said about Joker?
As Joker evolved, so did Phoenix's portrayal. “When we were prepping for it, I felt very frustrated because I couldn't lock on anything that felt like a foundation for the character,” Phoenix says. ... “It's really the emergence of Joker. It's that part of Arthur that is coming to the forefront,” Phoenix says.
Does Joaquin Phoenix have a disability?
Sprengel's Deformity is a rare disorder present from birth, in which the shoulder blade (scapula) is too high on one side of the body. The affected abnormal shoulder blade (for Phoenix, his left side) is associated with defects of the cervical (neck) and thoracic vertebrae, and the ribs in about 50% of cases.
Joaquin Phoenix as Arthur Fleck / Joker: A mentally ill, impoverished party clown and stand-up comedian disregarded by society, whose history of abuse causes ... Joker Stairs · Joker: Original Motion Picture ... · Todd Phillips · DC Black Label Based on: Characters; by DC Comics Production; companies: Warner Bros. Pictures; DC Films; Joint Effort; Bron Creative; Village Roadshow Pictures Box office: $1.074 billion Budget: $70 million
Joaquin Phoenix Talks About Finding His Joker and 'Testing
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Joker: Directed by Todd Phillips. With Joaquin Phoenix, Robert De Niro, Zazie Beetz, Frances Conroy. In Gotham City, mentally troubled comedian Arthur Fleck ...
Joaquin Phoenix on the Joker Controversy, Rooney Mara, and His
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Oct 1, 2019 · “I Fucking Love My Life”: Joaquin Phoenix on Joker, Why River Is His Rosebud, His Rooney Research, and His “Prenatal” Gift for Dark ...
Joaquin Phoenix on His Joker Transformation: 'You Start to Go Mad'
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Aug 31, 2019 · VENICE, Italy—Joaquin Phoenix's Arthur Fleck, the mentally-ill antagonist at the center of Todd Phillips' Joker, is without question the ...
Joaquin Phoenix, the Wild Card of 'Joker' - The New York Times
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Oct 4, 2019 · Joaquin Phoenix, the Wild Card of 'Joker'. How did an unpredictable star known for loners and killers wind up in a studio blockbuster based ...
Critic Reviews for Joker · Joaquin Phoenix, in another outstanding performance. · Not only an intelligent throwback to the feel-bad shock cinema of the 1970s, ...
“Joker” is an original, standalone story. Arthur Fleck (Joaquin Phoenix), a man disregarded by society, is not only a gritty character study, but also a broader ...