Who is Justin Theroux?
Justin Theroux is an American actor, screenwriter and film producer and he is popularly known for his role as Kevin Garvey in the HBO television series The Leftovers which aired from 2014 to 2017 and as Tom in the 2016 movie The Girl on the Train and he has also starred in other movies and television series such as Tropic Thunder, The Spy Who Dumped Me and Maniac.
Biography and Education
Justin Theroux was born Justin Paul Theroux on the 10th of August, 1971 in Washington, D.C., United States and he was born to his mother Phyllis Grissim Theroux, an author and analyst and to his father Eugene Albert Theroux, a lawyer at Baker & Mckenzie in Washington.
Justin Theroux attended Lafayette Elementary School, he later enrolled at Annunciation School and The Field School, his career as an actor began while he was attending Buxton High School, in Williamstown, Massachusetts and he later enrolled at Bennington College, where he graduated from in 1993 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in visual arts and drama.
Movies and Career
Justin Theroux has starred in movies such as I shot Andy Warhol in 1996, Romy and Michele’s High School Reunion, Below Utopia and Dream House in 1997, Frogs for Snakes and Dead Broke in 1998, American Psycho and The Broken Hearts Club: A Romantic Comedy in 2000, The Sleepy Time Gal, Mulholland Drive and Zoolander in 2001, Peel in 2002, Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle, Duplex and Happy Ending in 2003, Strangers with Candy, The Baxter and The Legend of Lucky Keyes in 2005, Return to Rajapur, Miami Vice and Inland Empire in 2006, Broken English, The Ten and Dedication in 2007, Tropic Thunder in 2008, Megamind, Iron Man 2 and Ultimate Iron Man in 2010, Your Highness in 2011, Wanderlust and Rock of Ages in 2012, Zoolander 2, The Girl on the Train and The Master in 2016, The Lego Ninjago movie and Star Wars: The Last Jedi in 2017, Mute, The Spy who dumped me, on the basis of sex and bumblebee in 2018, Lady and the tramp in 2019, False Positive in 2020 and many more.
He has also starred in television series and shows such as C.PW. in 1995, New York Undercover, Ally McBeal, Spin City and Bronx County in 1998, Sex and the City from 1998 to 1999, Sirens in 1999, The District from 2000 to 2001, Alias in 2003, Six Feet Under from 2003 to 2004, Confessions of a Dog in 2005, John Adams in 2008, Parks and Recreation in 2010, Documental in 2011, The Leftovers from 2014 to 2017, Zoolander Super Model in 2016, At Home with Amy Sedaris from 2017 to 2019, Maniac in 2018 and many more.
Awards and Nominations
Justin Theroux won the best actor in a drama series at the 2017 Online Film & Television Association Award, he was nominated for best dramatic TV performance at the 2017 IGN Summer Movie Award, he was nominated for drama lead actor at the Gold Derby Award in 2017, he was nominated for TV performance of the year at the 2016 Dorian Awards, he was nominated for best actor in a drama series at the Critics Choice Television Awards in 2016, he was nominated for outstanding performance by an ensemble in a drama series at the 2005 Screen Actors Guild Awards and over the years, he has won many more awards and nominated for many more.
Justin Theroux was a married man and he was married to actress Jennifer Aniston, they began to date in 2011, they then got engaged in August, 2012 and wed on the 5th of August, 2015 and they divorced in September, 2017.
Justin Theroux was born to his father named Eugene Theroux and to his mother Phyllis Grissim Theroux and he grew up with a brother named Sebastian Theroux and a sister named Elizabeth Theroux.
Justin Theroux was raised in a Christian household; therefore, he is a Christian by religion.
Height, Weight and Personal Looks
Justin Theroux stands at a height of 5ft 9inches, he weighs 71kg, and he is fair in complexion, has brown eye color and has brown hair color.
Nationality and Ethnicity
Theroux is of American nationality and white ethnicity.
Zodiac Sign and Birthday
Justin Theroux was born on the 10th of August, 1971, therefore his zodiac sign is Leo and he celebrates his birthday on the 10th of August each year.
Theroux and his family currently reside in Los Angeles, California, United States of America.
Justin Theroux’s real name or full name is Justin Paul Theroux.
Social Media Presence
Theroux is very active on social media, as of recent, he has accumulated over 200,000 Twitter followers, over 700,000 Instagram followers and he is also active on a host of other social media networks.
Controversies, rumors and legal issues
Since coming to fame in 1995, Theroux hasn’t been linked to any known controversy, rumors and legal issues.
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Justin Theroux Net Worth and Salary
Justin Theroux net worth is estimated to be $25 million and he earns over $3 million as salary annually and his net worth accumulated as a result of his success in his careers as an actor, film producer and screenwriter and for starring in movies such as Iron Man 2 and Mute.
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