As you already know, Joaquin Phoenix is an American actor, producer, director, and music director who have provided great entertainment to the audience for a long time. He is very famous for playing brilliant characters in the shows like ‘seven brides for seven brothers”, ‘Murder and ‘space camp”. In the mid time of the 90s, he came back into the industry after taking some break for a few months. Let us have a look at life, career and net worth of Joaquin Phoenix in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Joan phoenix was born on 28th October 1974 in the San Juan, Puerto Rico to Arlyn and John Bottom. His mother was from a Jewish family of New York, and his father was from California. Phoenix has one brother and three sisters. When Joaquin was six years old, his family moved to the Los Angeles, but the career of Joaquin got the real kick in the year 1982 with “seven brides for seven brothers”.
Joaquin made his big screen debut in the year 1986 with ‘space camp”. After taking three years’ time to solve his mother and father’s separating issues, Joaquin came back in the industry with Gus Van Sant. The movie which gave the fame to Joaquin was Gladiator released in the year 2000. He tried his vocals on the soundtrack of Walk the Line in the year 2005.
He was linked to Shannyn Sossamon, Anna Friel, and Jessica but nothing was confirmed.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Joaquin received his best performance and fame in the movie Gladiator which was released in the year 2000. After doing many films he was frustrated because of getting similar roles, so he decided to leave the industry for some time, then after that break, he made his comeback in the year 1991 with Gus Van Sant. His next appearance in “Investing in the Abbots” took his career to new heights; he made his comeback in the industry in a supporting role in Oliver stone’s U-turn.
Joaquin was nominated for the Oscar award three times, and he has won almost 32 awards along with a great number of total 111 nominations. In the year 2013, he was nominated for best actor award for the movie “The master” which was released in the year 2012. Joaquin won the favorite villain award in the year 2001 for Gladiator movie. He also received many awards for the supporting role in the movies like Quills, the yard, and Gladiator also. In the year 2017, he has was won best actor award for “You were never really here” at Cannes film festival.
Joaquin won the Grammy award in the year 2007 for his soundtrack walk the line, in which he was supported by T Bonne Brunett and Mike Piersante who was the producer and mixer respectively. He was nominated 111 times for the various awards in different film festivals.
Net Worth & Earnings
The estimated net worth of Joaquin Phoenix is at around $40 million. Most of the income of this celebrity comes from various lead roles in movies, direction ability, and music producer.
Besides the movie Gladiator, Joaquin earned much from his two other movies namely Walk the line and The Master. Because of the abilities to do many works at a single time he was able to collect more net worth and earnings.
He owns a $4 million house in Hollywood Hills, California. He loves the car and has few luxury cars like Lexus RX35 costing $95000 and a sports bike, Ducati Desmosedici.
The Joaquin is a great entertainer of the current time, who shows the world that varieties in this same line can help them to build a secure and stardom filled future.