Justin Theroux

Born Aug 10, 1971

Justin Paul Theroux is an American actor, director and screenwriter. He is best known for his work with film director David Lynch, appearing in two of his critically acclaimed films, Mulholland Drive (2001) and Inland Empire (2006). He is also known for his behind the scenes work as a screenwriter, penning such films as Tropic Thunder, Iron Man 2, and Rock of Ages.… Read More

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1971 Birth Born on August 10, 1971.


1993 21 Years Old Theroux attended Lafayette Elementary School, Annunciation School, and The Field School. He first started acting while in high school at the Buxton School, in Williamstown, Massachusetts. He graduated from Bennington College in 1993 with a B.A. in visual arts and drama.
1996 24 Years Old Theroux made his film debut in 1996 in Mary Harron's I Shot Andy Warhol. … Read More


2003 31 Years Old In 2003, he was featured in a music video for the British band Muse for their song "Hysteria". … Read More
2006 34 Years Old In 2006, he directed his first film, Dedication, which premiered at the 2007 Sundance Film Festival. … Read More
2008 36 Years Old In 2008, Theroux played John Hancock in the HBO miniseries John Adams.
2009 37 Years Old In 2009, Theroux made up part of the voice cast for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2. … Read More
2010 38 Years Old Theroux wrote the screenplay for the 2010 film Iron Man 2. … Read More
2011 39 Years Old 1 More Event
Theroux was in a relationship with stylist Heidi Bivens for 14 years until 2011.


2012 40 Years Old 1 More Event
He starred in the 2012 comedy Wanderlust, playing the leader of a hippie commune.
2013 41 Years Old In June 2013, Theroux was cast as the lead character in HBO's TV pilot The Leftovers. which HBO ordered as a 10-episode season In September 2013. … Read More
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