Celebrity: Joaquin Phoenix
Date of Birth
Joaquin Phoenix Net Worth: $30 million
American actor, director, producer and musician, Joaquin Phoenix, who has a net worth of $30 million was born Joaquin Rafael Bottom in San Juan, Puerto Rico, in 1974 and has a child he started performing in talent shows before landing a reliable work as an actor under the name Leaf Phoenix with roles in “Seven Brides for Seven Brothers”, “Murder, She Wrote”, “Kids Don’t Tell” and “SpaceCamp”.
Joaquin Phoenix who won the Best Actor Golden Globe and was named for his second Academy Award for his performance as Cash that took a break from acting before coming back to the screen in the mid-90s with appearances in “To Die For”, “U Turn”, and “Inventing the Abbotts” was nominated for an Oscar for his role as the emperor in “Gladiator”, he also went ahead to feature in a few M. Night Shyamalan films (“Signs” and “The Village”). Then in 2004, he got a role in “Hotel Rwanda” and “Ladder 49” before he was given a role as Johnny Cash in “Walk the line” with Reese Witherspoon.
Joaquin who is a champion of many charitable organizations including Amnesty International and the Peace Alliance is a devoted animal rights’ supporter that has appeared in productions for PETA and Nation Earth. The actor who is the director of several music videos and has worked with many acts including She Wants Revenge, Albert Hammond Jr. and Silversun Pickups after checking himself into the rehab for substance abuse in 2005, tried to resign from acting three years later to become a rapper, though he later disclosed that it was all an act for a role in a movie.