Joseph Gordon-Levitt
Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Gender

Male

Known Credits

24

Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Date of Birth: Feb 17, 1981

Birthplace:  Los Angeles, California, USA

 

 

Biography

Joseph Leonard Gordon-Levitt was born February 17, 1981 in Los Angeles, California, to Jane Gordon and Dennis Levitt. Joseph was raised in a Jewish family with his late older brother, Dan Gordon-Levitt, who passed away in October 2010. His parents worked for the Pacifica Radio station KPFK-FM and his maternal grandfather, Michael Gordon, had been a well-known movie director. After working for several years as a child actor, Joseph became better known for starring on the hit television series 3rd Rock from the Sun (1996), for which he earned two Hollywood Reporter Young Star Awards. In addition, the show earned three Screen Actors Guild Award nominations for Outstanding Peformance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series.

Known For

Filmography

Snowden

Snowden

as Edward Snowden

2016

The Night Before

The Night Before

as Ethan

2016

Don Jon

Don Jon

as Jon Martello, Jr.

2013

The Mindy Project

The Mindy Project

as  Matt Sherman

2012

G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra

G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra

as The Doctor / Rex

2009

(500) Days of Summer

(500) Days of Summer

as Tom Hansen

2009

Big Breaks

Big Breaks

as Todd Sterling

2008

Killshot

Killshot

as Richie Nix

2008

Miracle at St. Anna

Miracle at St. Anna

as Tim Boyle

2008

Stop-Loss

Stop-Loss

as Tommy Burgess

2008

The Lookout

The Lookout

as Chris Pratt

2007

Brick

Brick

as Brendan

2006

Havoc

Havoc

as Sam

2005

Treasure Planet

Treasure Planet

as Jim Hawkins

2002

Manic

Manic

as Lyle

2001

10 Things I Hate About You

10 Things I Hate About You

as Cameron James

1999

Halloween: H20

Halloween: H20

as Jimmy Howell

1998

Sweet Jane

Sweet Jane

as Tony

1998

The Outer Limits

The Outer Limits

as  Zach Henniger

1995

Angels in the Outfield

Angels in the Outfield

as Roger Bomman

1994

Plymouth

Plymouth

as Simon

1991