Joseph Gordon-Levitt: Star of 500 Days of Summer and The Dark Knight Rises
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Joseph Gordon-Levitt: Star of 500 Days of Summer and The Dark Knight Rises

This article is a trivia for young actor (born in 1981) Joseph Gordon-Levitt who has been appearing on the screen since 1988. He already established himself as a diverse actor as some of his roles include a cop (The Dark Knight Rises), hit man (Killshot), a young guy with a memory problem who is manipulated into a robbery (The Lookout), a cancer patient (50/50), an older alien having to live in a teenager’s body, having to deal with all the hormones (3rd Rock from the Sun), a high school student in love with a spoiled student (10 Things I Hate About You).

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  • American actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt was born in 1981, in Los Angeles.
  • He stands at 5' 10" (1.78 m.)
  • He was nominated for Golden Globe twice, in 2010 (for 500 Days of Summer) and 2012 (for 50/50). Both nominations were for the Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical.
  • He has been appearing on the screen since 1988.
  • Joseph Gordon-Levitt first got popular as a preteen on the sci-fi comedy 3rd Rock from the Sun (1996-2001) where he co-starred alongside John Lithgow.
  • His Havoc co-star Shiri Appleby has starred in a sci-fi show called Roswell), just like Levitt starred in the sci-fi show 3rd Rock from the Sun. However Roswell is more a drama and romance involving aliens while 3rd Rock from the Sun is a sitcom.
  • Actors he worked with more than once include Marion Cotillard, Tom Hardy, Cillian Murphy (Inception, The Dark Knight Rises), Channing Tatum (Stoploss, G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra), Carla Gugino (Women in Trouble, Elektra Luxx), Anne Hathaway (Havoc, (The Dark Knight Rises) and Zooey Deschanel (500 Days of Summer, Havoc.)
  • He worked with director Christopher Nolan twice: Inception and The Dark Knight Rises.
  • He’s a Batman fan.
  • Some of his roles are a cop (The Dark Knight Rises), hit man (Killshot), a young guy with a memory problem who is manipulated into a robbery (The Lookout), a cancer patient (50/50), an older alien having to live in a teenager’s body, having to deal with all the hormones (3rd Rock from the Sun), a high school student in love with a spoiled student (10 Things I Hate About You).
  • His movie co-stars include Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Morgan Freeman, Cillian Murphy, Liam Neeson, Gary Oldman, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Marion Cotillard, Tom Hardy, Brett Cullen and Matthew Modine (The Dark Knight Rises), Marion Cotillard, Tom Hardy, Leonardo DiCaprio, Ellen Page, Ken Watanabe, Cillian Murphy, Tom Breneger (Inception), 50/50 (Seth Rogen), Lily Collins (Uncertainity), Zoey Deschanel (500 Days of Summer), Heath Ledger, Larisa Oleynik, Julia Stiles (10 Things I Hate About You), Michael Shannon (Premimum Rush), Natalie Portman, Piper Laurie (Hesher), Matthew Goode, Isla Fisher, Jeff Daniels (The Lookout), Dennis Quaid, Channing Tatum, Christopher Eccleston, Sienna Miller (G.I. Joe The Rise of Cobra), Simon Baker, Carla Gugino, Connie Britton (Women in Trouble), Penelope Ann Milleri, Patrick Swayze, Melanie Griffith (Forever Lulu), Ryan Phillippe, Abbie Cornish, Channing Tatum, Channing Tatum, Timothy Olyphant), Shiri Appleby, Mark Vogel, Anne Hathaway (Havoc), Cuba Gooding Jr., Stephen Dorff, Helen Mirren (Shadowboxer), Lukas Haas, Emilie de Ravin (Brick), David Lee Smith, Elisabeth Shue (Mysterious Skin),Wes Ramsey, Steve Sandvoss, Jacqueline Bisset (Latter Days), Don Cheadle, Zooey Deschanel (Manic), Woody Allen, David Schwimmer, Sharon Stone, Kiefer Sutherland, Andy Dick (Picking Up The Pieces), Jamie Lee Curtis, Josh Hartnett, Michelle Williams, LL Cool J (Halloween H20: 20 Years Later), Demi Moore, Alec Baldwin, James Gandolfini, Anne Heche (The Juror),  Danny Glover, Tony Danza, Christopher Lloyd (Angels in the Outfield), Christopher Lambert, Craig Sheffer, David Arquette, Josh Brolin (The Road Killers), Patricia Arquette (HolyMatrimony) add Tommy Lee Jones (Stranger on My Land.)

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