What's in a name? As it turns out, maybe everything.

Since Shakespeare first posited the question in Romeo and Juliet, actors have been using fake names to land professional roles. Not only did it allow them some semblance of privacy before the dawn of Wikipedia, but let's face it, some people just aren't born with great names.

Posted in: Lorde

Joaquin Phoenix's controversial new PETA ad was apparently too much for ABC, which reportedly banned it from next Sunday night's Academy Awards.

The spot aims to promote veganism by depicting a fish's dying moments, likening them to a human being submerged in water, unable to find oxygen.

Posted in: Joaquin Phoenix

David Letterman and Joaquin Phoenix reunited on The Late Show this week, 18 months after the infamous interview in which Joaquin acted like a bizarre version of Joaquin as part of the faux documentary about his life, I'm Still Here.

Letterman's question to him now: "So what do you have to say for yourself?"

Posted in: David Letterman

There really isn't much to say about Joaquin Phoenix's visit to The Late Show last night, other than that he may want to stop hanging out with Snoop Dogg.

Bearded, spaced out and wearing sunglasses indoors, Phoenix may or may not have known where he was at that moment, uttering barely decipherable, monosyllabic answers about his film Two Lovers and career in general.

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