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Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Joseph Leonard Gordon-Levitt was born February 17, 1981 in Los Angeles, California, to Jane Gordon and Dennis Levitt. Joseph was raised in a Jewish family with his late older brother, Dan Gordon-Levitt, who passed away in October 2010. His parents worked for the Pacifica Radio station KPFK-FM and his maternal grandfather, Michael Gordon, had been a... See full bio »

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Stage play: Thrilling Adventure Hour (Amelia Earhart: Fearless Flyer, "Brother vs. Brother vs. Nazi" (Podcast #108)) - Playing 'A Nazi', at Coronet Theatre, Los Angeles, California, USA. See more »

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Joey Gordon-Levitt | Joe Gordon-Levitt | Joseph Gordon Levitt | Joseph Leonard Levitt | RegularJOE


5' 9¼" (1.76 m)

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It's a very ritualized practice: First they say "Rollinga" and then they say "Speed" and then they say "Marker" they clap the marker, then the camera says "Set", then the director says "Action". I've heard that sequence of words ever since I was six years old. It's powerful. I need that. See more »


London, England, United Kingdom: Filming The Dark Knight Rises (2012). See more »


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