He has been in the Hollywood industry since he was eight years old and has served very successfully throughout his career.
He is best known for his characters in the movie Gladiator as Commodus. Joaquin was born and raised in Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico to John Lee Bottom and his wife, Arlyn.
Joaquin Phoenix & Eva Mendes are working on a movie together, We Own The Night, but is there more to that than just work?
Rumors have been going around in the past 2 weeks, that the two stars are together, as in smooching & dating and other stuff!
While it's unclear exactly when these two started dating, the couple was first linked back in September 2011 when they were spotted enjoying a magical date at Disneyland.
Since then, Eva and Ryan have shared a handful of sweet moments, starred in a movie together, and welcomed their two kids, daughters Esmeralda and Amada.
But Joaquin reportedly tells the new issue of Playboy, “My apologies, Eva, but I had a few other scenes that you weren't in.
Joaquin Rafael Phoenix, born on October 28, 1974, formerly known as Leaf Phoenix is an American actor, producer, musician, social activist and music video director.No other rights or warranties are granted for comp use. Joaquin Phoenix – known for submerging so fully into character he actually becomes who he’s playing, always subsequently ends up crushing on his love interests… and then when it’s over, when he realises in real life they are nothing like their roles, his disappointment quickly becomes disdain.It happened with Reese and June Carter, it’s happening again with Eva Mendes and We Own the Night.Joaquin and Eva are rumoured to have shared some seriosu chemistry on that set that eventually supposedly spilled over into their trailers.You are welcome to use content from the Getty Images site on a complimentary basis for test or sample (composite or comp) use only, for up to 30 days following download.