Phoenix Has Ventured Behind The Camera Directing Music Videos As Well As

Joaquin Phoenix
Joaquin Phoenix
Joaquin Phoenix


He was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico, and his family returned to the continental United States four years later. 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. He also has a half-sister named Jodean (1964) from his father’s first marriage. His father, John Lee Bottom, was a lapsed Catholic from Fontana, California. They married in 1969, then later joined the religious cult the Children of God.