Joaquin the Actor in 'Walk The Line' 2005
Joaquin earned an Oscar nomination for his role as Johnny Cash and he won a Grammy for his performance in the soundtrack.
Joaquin Phoenix Quits Acting - October 31, 2008
"This is not a joke. Might I be ridiculous? Might my career in music be laughable? Yeah, that's possible, but that's certainly not my intention."
Phoenix the Rapper debutes- January 16, 2009
A bearded Phoenix drops three rhymes at Lavo inside The Palazzo, Las Vegas, NV.
Maybe Joaquin never really quit acting.
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