Joaquin Phoenix began his acting career together with his brother River Phoenix and his sister, Summer Phoenix. He received several awards for his performance and more than 100 nominations, including three nominations for the Academy Awards as well as for the Golden Globes. He won three BAFTA Awards for his roles in The Gladiator (2000), Walk the Line (2005) and The Master (2012). His performance in Spike Jonze\’s Her brought him a new Golden Globe nomination, and in 2017 he received the Best Actor Award at the Cannes Film Festival for his role in You Were Never Really Here directed by Lynne Ramsay.
In 2007, he won the Grammy Award for Best Musical Compilation for Walk the Line.