Joaquin Phoenix Net Worth (June, 2023): Earnings, Age, Height, Girlfriend, Biography

Joaquin Phoenix Net Worth: $60 Million (approx.)

Net Worth:$60 Million (approx.)
Date of Birth:Oct 28, 1974
Gender:47 years
Height:5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
Profession:Actor, Film Producer, Television producer, Musician, Music Video Director, Social activist
Nationality:United States of America

Joaquin Phoenix net worth is around $60 million. Joaquin Phoenix is a famous actor. Known for playing dark and unconventional characters in independent films.

Joaquin Phoenix Net Worth

Joaquin Phoenix has received various accolades, including an Academy Award, a British Academy Film Award, a Grammy Award, and two Golden Globe Awards.

In 2020, The New York Times named Joaquin Phoenix as one of the greatest actors of the 21st century.

What is Joaquin Phoenix Net Worth?:

Joaquin Phoenix net worth is around $60 million. Notable works of his include “Walk the Line” (2005), “The Master” (2012), “Her” (2013), and “Joker” (2019). Joaquin Phoenix was won many awards, including an Academy Award, a Grammy Award, and two Golden Globe Awards.

Joaquin Phoenix Net Worth

Joaquin Phoenix Biograhphy: 

BornJoaquin Rafael Bottom
October 28, 1974 (age 47)
San Juan, Puerto Rico
Other namesLeaf Phoenix
OccupationActor,producer,animal rights activist
Years active1982–present
Partner(s)Rooney Mara
(2016–present; engaged)
Parent(s)Arlyn Phoenix (mother)
RelativesRiver Phoenix (brother)Rain Phoenix (sister)Liberty Phoenix (sister)Summer Phoenix (sister)

 Joaquin Rafael Bottom, better known as Joaquin Phoenix, was born on October 28, 1974, in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Joaquin Phoenix parents, Arlyn and John Lee Bottom, were both from the United States.

Joaquin Phoenix Biography
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Joaquin Phoenix father is of mostly English descent, while his mother is an Ashkenazi Jew of Hungarian and Russian ancestry. The family were members of the religious cult Children of God, and traveled throughout South America with the cult.

Eventually, when Joaquin Phoenix was 3 years old, the family left the cult and returned to live in the United States. It was upon their return to the U.S. that they changed their last name from Bottom to Phoenix, to symbolize a new beginning.

Joaquin Phoenix has five siblings, including a half-sibling from his father’s previous relationship. Many of his siblings have nature-related names, such as River or Rain, and Phoenix called himself “Leaf” until he was 15, partially out of a desire to be more like his siblings.

The Phoenix children would perform at various talent shows to help provide financial support for the family, and were eventually discovered by iris Burton, a leading children’s agent in Hollywood at the time. When Joaquin Phoenix was 8 years old, Phoenix made his acting debut with his brother River in the television series “Seven Brides for Seven Brothers” in a 1982 episode.

Joaquin Phoenix then appeared in various other projects with his siblings, such as the ABC Afterschool Special “Backwards: The Riddle of Dyslexia” (1984); the shows “Murder, She Wrote”, “The Fall Guy” and “Hill Street Blues”; the television film “Kids Don’t Tell” (1985), and the films “SpaceCamp” (1986) and “Parenthood” (1989). He also starred in the film “Russkies” (1987).

Joaquin Phoenix , having established himself as a child actor, made the decision to retire from acting and traveling Latin America with his father.

Joaquin Phoenix Movies Career: 

In the ’90s, Joaquin Phoenix returned to acting, although he was often typecast in supporting roles as darker, conflicted characters, in films like “To Die For” (1995), “U Turn” (1997), and “Clay Pigeons” (1998). The year 2000 became a turning point for his career, when he starred in three films: “The Yards”, “Gladiator”, and “Quills”.

Joaquin Phoenix Net Worth
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For his role in “Gladiator”, Joaquin Phoenix was nominated for an Oscar, and he went on to appear in many M. Night Shyamalan films (“Signs” and “The Village”). In 2004, Joaquin Phoenix landed roles in “Hotel Rwanda” and “Ladder 49” before he was cast as Johnny Cash in “Walk the Line” (2005) with Reese Witherspoon. Joaquin Phoenix won a Best Actor Golden Globe and was nominated for his second Academy Award for his performance as Cash.

In 2006, Joaquin Phoenix was invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, and the following year he appeared in the film “We Own the Night” (2007), and was also the film’s producer. In 2010, Phoenix co-wrote the mockumentary film “I’m Still Here” with Casey Affleck, and was directed by Affleck.

It follows Joaquin Phoenix life, particularly his retirement announcement back in 2005 and his subsequent “career” as a rapper. It was later revealed that Joaquin Phoenix “retirement” and eccentric behavior was all staged, and conducted for “I’m Still Here”.

Other films Joaquin Phoenix has appeared in include “The Master” (2012), “Her” (2013), “Inherent Vice” (2014), “Irrational Man” (2015), “Mary Magdalene” (2018), and “The Sisters Brothers” (2018), to name just a few.

In 2019, Joaquin Phoenix received good reviews and Oscar buzz for his titular role in the Todd Phillips-directed movie “Joker”. Joaquin Phoenix and Phillips both accepted lower salaries in exchange for backend points.

As of June 2020, “Joker” generated more than $1 billion in revenue and $500 million in profits. It is the most-profitable R-rated movie of all time and with his points, Joaquin Phoenix will reportedly millions of dollars. If he had negotiated a 5% cut of profits, he would be entitled to $25 million. The Hollywood Reporter has reported that Todd Phillips has a 20% cut of profits and stands to earn $100+ million from the film. These numbers have not been fully confirmed yet.

Joaquin Phoenix has also worked on many projects as a voice actor. In 2003, he voiced the role Kenai in the animated film “Brother Bear”. He has also narrated the documentaries “Earthlings” (2005), “Unity” (2015), and “Dominion” (2018).

Joaquin Phoenix Other Work: 

In addition to his acting pursuits, Joaquin Phoenix has directed many music videos, including for artists like Ringside, She Wants Revenge, People in Planes, Arckid, and Albert Hammond Jr. He was also an executive producer for the television show “4Real”.

Joaquin Phoenix Girlfriend:

Joaquin Phoenix has been in a relationship with the actress Rooney Mara since 2016, and they confirmed their engagement in July 2019. Joaquin Phoenix has previously been romantically linked to the actress Liv Tyler, and South African model Topaz Page-Green.

Joaquin Phoenix Charity:

Joaquin Phoenix is the champion of several charitable organizations, including Amnesty International and the Peace Alliance. The vegan actor is an avid animal rights’ supporter and has appeared in productions for PETA and Nation Earth.