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Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Joseph Gordon-Levitt
Gordon-Levitt at a promotional event for (500) Days of Summer
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Birth nameJoseph Leonard Gordon-Levitt
Birth dateFebruary 17, 1981(age 35)
Place of birthLos Angeles, California, U.S.
OccupationActor

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Joseph Leonard Gordon-Levitt (born February 17, 1981) is an American actor whose career as both a child and adult has included television series and theatrical films. He is known for his roles in the 2009 indie (500) Days of Summer for which he earned a Golden Globe nomination, for 2010 sci-fi film Inception and for his lead role in 2011 film 50/50. Beginning in commercials as a young child, he made his film debut in 1992's Beethoven. Gordon-Levitt subsequently co-starred in the television sitcom 3rd Rock from the Sun (1996 2001) as the young Tommy Solomon. After a hiatus during which he attended Columbia University, Gordon-Levitt left television for film acting, appearing in various independent films, beginning with the 2001 film Manic, followed by critically acclaimed performances in 2004's Mysterious Skin, 2005's Brick, and 2007's The Lookout. He runs an online collaborative production company titled HitRECord.


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