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Joaquin Phoenix Made a Huge Impact on 'Game of Thrones' Actor Jack Gleeson!

Joaquin Phoenix Made a Huge Impact on 'Game of Thrones' Actor Jack Gleeson!

Joaquin Phoenix goes barefoot while exiting his karate class on Monday (April 14) in Los Angeles, Calif.

Last month, the 39-year-old actor skipped out on the 2014 Oscars to attend a karate class while his young girlfriend Allie Teilz.

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Game of Thrones star Jack Gleeson recently shared that Joaquin‘s portrayal of Commodus in Gladiator inspired his role of King Joffrey in the HBO show.

Joaquin Phoenix‘s Commodus in Gladiator; certainly for my characterization of Joffrey, that had a big impact, the smirk,” Jack told EW.

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  • alan

    one of the finest actors he deserves an oscar light years before dicaprio

  • ForMe

    I still can’t believe he’s River Phoenix’s brother. They don’t even look like they belong to the same family.

  • Fercat

    @alan: Yes, and Reese won instead for basically portraying herself.

  • @#3

    @Fercat: By playing June Carter Cash she was basically portraying herself?

  • alan

    @Fercat: omg i dont even wanna talk about it so disappointing

  • Fercat

    @@#3: Just the name change and sang a bit is all. No different from all the other characters she portrays. She’s fairly consistent.

  • Boston

    I am quite sure that he and River are only half brothers. They were raised in a sexually free religious sect that raveled the world trying to convert people. That’s why Joaquim was born in Puerto Rico. The family is Jewish and Irish ethnically.