River Phoenix

  • Birth Name: River Jude Bottom
  • Birth Place: Madras, Oregon, United States
  • Died: October 31, 1993
  • Profession: Actor, Musician
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Did David Letterman Know Joaquin Phoenix Was Faking?

Casey Affleck has admitted that Joaquin Phoenix's performance in the mockumentary I'm Still Here — including Phoenix's squirm-inducing appearance on The Late Show with David Letterman — was fake. But was Letterman in on the joke? Casey Af… Read more

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Joaquin Phoenix Called 911 After His Brother River’s Fatal Overdose in 1993
05:47 — It’s been 25 years since Academy Award-nominated actor River Phoenix died aged just 23. On Halloween night 1993, the star passed away outside an L.A. (more…)
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01:51 — Wil Wheaton talks to Larry about River Phoenix and also comments on the three different groups of child actors.

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A coming-of-age tale about four 12-year-old boys who hear that there is a dead body in the woods near where they live and proceed to try and find it. In the process, their friendship is tested.

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