15 Curious Facts about Joaquin Phoenix Who Plays the Joker That You Never Knew
11He won a Grammy for his portrayal of Johnny Cash.
He is man of multiple talents and is so good that he actually won a Grammy for his song renditions for his Oscar nominated movie “Walk the line” in which he starred with Reese Witherspoon. It was a depiction of the life of legendary country singer Johnny Cash. The album which he recorded for the movie was awarded a Grammy for the best “compilation soundtrack”.
12He has been nominated for an Oscar 3 times.
He was nominated for the Best supporting actor for his role in “Gladiator” in 2000. In 2005 he was again nominated but this time for the Best actor role for the movie “Walk the Line”. Later in 2012 he was nominated for the same category for his fantastic portrayal WWII veteran in the movie “Master”
13He played Max in SpaceCamp.
His first film was Space camp in which he played the lead character Max, a 10-year-old boy who along with his other comrades enters a summer camp, where he receives training to be a real astronaut.
14He produced the documentary, What the Health.
In 2017 he added another feather to his hat by becoming the executive producer of a documentary in Netflix. This documentary encourages people to go for plant-based diet and highlights the advantage of vegetables over processed food and meat.
15He prefers to talk to his fans instead of taking pictures.
Another feature which makes him so unique is the fact he doesn’t like taking pics or selfies with his fans but prefers communicating with them instead prefers to spend some time with them, wow his fans must be very lucky who actually get to chat with him.