Joseph Gordon-Levitt

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Joseph Gordon-Levitt
JGL was born and raised in Los Angeles, California. This made it easy for him to get into acting because "driving to auditions wasn't a big …
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Joseph Gordon-Levitt
Joseph caught the acting bug at the age of four, when he played Scarecrow in a production of "The Wizard of Oz."
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Joseph's grandfather, Michael Gordon, was a Hollywood film director before being blacklisted during the Red Scare.
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In 1996, JGL became a household name thanks to his role as Tommy Solomon on the popular sitcom "3rd Rock from the Sun."
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In 1999, JGL moved from the small screen to the big screen with a starring role in "10 Things I Hate About You", a modern-day adaptation of …
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JGL took a break from acting in 2000 to attend Columbia University, where he studied history, literature and French poetry.
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Joseph Gordon-Levitt
Upon returning to the world of acting, Joseph made a conscious decision to "be in good movies."
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JGL owns hitrecord.org, an online collaborative production that brings creative people together to collaborate on various projects. He runs …
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JGL has hosted SNL once before, in 2009.
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Joseph has received two Golden Globe awards - one for his role in "(500) Days of Summer" and another for his role in "50/50."
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JGL's character in "Inception" was originally supposed to be played by James Franco, who dropped out of the film due to scheduling conflicts…
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JGL did the stunt work for all but one of his scenes in "Inception."
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Joseph is in Steven Spielberg's upcoming Abraham Lincoln biopic "Lincoln," set to hit theaters in November. JGL is playing Honest Abe's son,…
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2012 has been a banner year for JGL, as he's starring in four movies this year: "The Dark Knight Rises," "Premium Rush," "Looper" and "Linco…
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Joseph will make his feature directorial debut next year with "Don Jon's Addiction," a comedy that is written by, directed by and starring J…