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Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Actor
Male
Born Feb 17, 1981
Age 33
Hometown Los Angeles
Net Worth $25 Million
Religion Jewish
Height 5' 10" (178 cm)
Nationality American
Alma Mater Columbia University

Joseph Leonard Gordon-Levitt is an American actor whose career as both a child and adult has included television and feature films. Best known for his roles in the films (500) Days of Summer (2009), Inception (2010), 50/50 (2011), and The Dark Knight Rises (2012), and for his role as Tommy Solomon in the television sitcom 3rd Rock from the Sun (1996–2001), Gordon-Levitt began his career in commercials as a child before making his film debut in Beethoven (1992).… Read More

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Joseph Gordon-Levitt
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parents

  • Dennis Levitt
    Dennis Levitt
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  • Jane Gordon
    Jane Gordon
    Mother

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  • Daniel Levitt
    Daniel Levitt
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CHILDHOOD

1981 Birth Born on February 17, 1981.
1991 10 Years Old By age six, he was appearing in several made-for-television films. In 1991, he played both David Collins and Daniel Collins in the Dark Shadows television series.

TEENAGE

1992 - 1994 2 More Events
1996 15 Years Old In 1996 he began playing Tommy Solomon on the sitcom 3rd Rock from the Sun. … Read More
1999 18 Years Old Gordon-Levitt starred in the 1999 film 10 Things I Hate About You, a modern-day adaptation of Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew, and voiced Jim Hawkins in Treasure Planet (2002), a Disney adaption of the novel Treasure Island.
2000 19 Years Old In 2000, he began attending Columbia University School of General Studies. … Read More

TWENTIES

2001 20 Years Old Gordon-Levitt has said that he made a conscious decision to "be in good movies" after returning to acting. His films include 2001's drama Manic, which was set in a mental institution, Mysterious Skin (2004), in which he played a gay prostitute and child sexual abuse victim, and Brick (2005), a modern-day film noir set at a high school, in which he had the lead role of Brendan Frye, a teen who becomes involved in an underground drug ring while investigating a murder. … Read More
2007 26 Years Old His next role was in 2007's The Lookout, in which he played Chris Pratt, a janitor involved in a bank heist. … Read More
2008 27 Years Old His 2008 films include Killshot, in which he played a hoodlum partnered with a hired killer played by Mickey Rourke, and Stop-Loss, directed by Kimberly Peirce and revolving around American soldiers returning from the Iraq War.
Gordon-Levitt played a lead role opposite Zooey Deschanel in (500) Days of Summer, a well-received 2009 release about the deconstruction of a relationship. … Read More
…  Gordon-Levitt had an older brother, Dan, a photographer and fire spinner, who was born in 1974 and died in October 2010. … Read More

THIRTIES

2011 30 Years Old In 2011, Gordon-Levitt began filming Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight Rises, in which he played John Blake, a beat police officer who emerges as a key ally of Batman.
2012 31 Years Old 1 More Event
…  Later in 2012, he is set to appear in Steven Spielberg's Lincoln.
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