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Joaquin Rafael Phoenix (born October 28, 1974), formerly credited as Leaf Phoenix, is a film actor.He was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico, and his family returned to the continental United States four years later.Phoenix is from a family of performers,MoreJoaquin Rafael Phoenix (born October 28, 1974), formerly credited as Leaf Phoenix, is a film actor.He was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico, and his family returned to the continental United States four years later.Phoenix is from a family of performers, including his older brother, the late River Phoenix. Phoenix has ventured behind the camera, directing music videos as well as producing movies and television shows, and has recorded an album, the soundtrack to Walk the Line.He is also known for his work as a social activist, particularly as an advocate for animal rights.On October 27, 2008, he announced his retirement from film in order to focus on his rap music career. However, the announcement turned out to be part of Phoenixs acting role in a mockumentary directed by Casey Affleck, Im Still Here.This book is your ultimate resource for Joaquin Phoenix. Here you will find the most up-to-date information, photos, and much more.In easy to read chapters, with extensive references and links to get you to know all there is to know about his Early life, Career and Personal life right away: Backwards: The Riddle of Dyslexia, SpaceCamp, Russkies, Parenthood, To Die For, U Turn (1997 film), Inventing the Abbotts, 8mm (film), Clay Pigeons, Return to Paradise (1998 film), The Yards, Quills, Gladiator (2000 film), Buffalo Soldiers (film), Signs (film), Brother Bear, Its All About Love, The Village (2004 film), Hotel Rwanda, Walk the Line, Earthlings (documentary), We Own the Night, Reservation Road, Two Lovers (film), Im Still Here (film)Contains selected content from the highest rated entries, typeset, printed and shipped, combining the advantages of up-to-date and in-depth knowledge with the convenience of printed books. A portion of the proceeds of each book will be donated to the Wikimedia Foundation to support their mission.