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Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Joseph Gordon-Levitt is an award-nominated actor, renowned for his roles in 500 Days of Summer and 50/50.

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Joseph Gordon-Levitt is an American actor, writer, producer, and director. He is best known for his roles in movies such as "Inception", "The Dark Knight Rises," and "500 Days of Summer." Gordon-Levitt has been nominated for numerous awards, including a Golden Globe for his performance in "500 Days of Summer."

<div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date'>1981</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Joseph Gordon-Levitt is Born</div><div class='timeline-text'>On February 17, 1981, Joseph Gordon-Levitt was born in Los Angeles, California.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date'>1989</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Starts Acting Career</div><div class='timeline-text'>Gordon-Levitt made his television debut at the age of 8 in a 1989 episode of the PBS show The Twilight Zone.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date'>1992</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>First Movie Role</div><div class='timeline-text'>Joseph was cast as the lead role in the movie Beethoven, making him the youngest actor ever to be cast in a lead role in a major motion picture.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date'>1999</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Breakthrough Role in 10 Things I Hate About You</div><div class='timeline-text'>Gordon-Levitt gained widespread recognition for his role as Cameron James in the 1999 romantic comedy 10 Things I Hate About You.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date'>2010</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Founds HitRECord</div><div class='timeline-text'>Joseph Gordon-Levitt founds HitRECord, an open collaborative production company.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date'>2012</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Directorial Debut with Don Jon</div><div class='timeline-text'>Gordon-Levitt makes his directorial debut with the movie Don Jon. He also stars in the film alongside Scarlett Johansson and Julianne Moore.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date'>2015</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Makes Broadway Debut</div><div class='timeline-text'>Gordon-Levitt makes his Broadway debut with a starring role in the play This Is Our Youth.</div></div></div>

<div id='' class='facts-item'><div id='' class='facts-heading'><h3 id='' class='facts-number'>1.</h3></div><div id='' class='facts-text-wrapper'><h3 class='facts-title'>Youngest Professional Actor</h3><p class='facts-text'>Joseph Gordon-Levitt was the youngest professional actor in Hollywood, beginning his career at the age of 7.</p></div></div><div id='' class='facts-item'><div id='' class='facts-heading'><h3 id='' class='facts-number'>2.</h3></div><div id='' class='facts-text-wrapper'><h3 class='facts-title'>Founded HitRecord</h3><p class='facts-text'>Joseph Gordon-Levitt founded the online production company HitRecord in 2004 to showcase art, music, and other creative works.</p></div></div><div id='' class='facts-item'><div id='' class='facts-heading'><h3 id='' class='facts-number'>3.</h3></div><div id='' class='facts-text-wrapper'><h3 class='facts-title'>Taught Himself Japanese</h3><p class='facts-text'>Joseph Gordon-Levitt taught himself Japanese for his role in the film “Inception” and is now able to converse fluently.</p></div></div><div id='' class='facts-item'><div id='' class='facts-heading'><h3 id='' class='facts-number'>4.</h3></div><div id='' class='facts-text-wrapper'><h3 class='facts-title'>Vegetarian Since Age Six</h3><p class='facts-text'>Joseph Gordon-Levitt has been a vegetarian since the age of six when he saw a lamb being slaughtered on a school field trip.</p></div></div><div id='' class='facts-item'><div id='' class='facts-heading'><h3 id='' class='facts-number'>5.</h3></div><div id='' class='facts-text-wrapper'><h3 class='facts-title'>Created His Own TV Show</h3><p class='facts-text'>Joseph Gordon-Levitt created his own television show titled “HitRecord on TV” that aired on Pivot in 2014.</p></div></div>

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Joseph Gordon-Levitt is an American movie actor, born on February 17, 1981 and currently 42 years old. He is best known for his roles in films such as 'Inception', 'The Dark Knight Rises', '500 Days of Summer' and 'Lincoln'.