Nominated for 3 Oscars.
Another 28 wins & 66 nominations.
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(as Leaf Phoenix)
Director video "Tear You Apart" by She Wants Revenge
1 Biographical Movie |
10 Interviews |
23 Articles |
5 Pictorials |
11 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 8" (1.73 m)
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That kind of fame; I couldn't have it in my life. I love that we can sit on the lawn in Central Park and I'm just one of the millions. I don't want to lose that. I'm trying to figure out the perfect strategy. And it's tough. I just want to be right in the middle.
Announced his retirement from acting in October 2008 and claimed he wanted to pursue a career as a rapper. This announcement was followed by several bizarre appearances and musical performances by Phoenix, which made the shocked public wonder whether it was all just an act or if his behavior was for real. His retirement from acting and his "career" as a rapper turned out to be a hoax, which was ...
Often plays emotionally and mentally troubled characters