Justin Theroux

Justin Theroux
Justin Theroux at the 2008 Tribeca Film Festival.JPG
Theroux at the 2008 Tribeca Film Festival
Justin Paul Theroux

(1971-08-10) August 10, 1971 (age 47)
Alma materBennington College
  • Actor
  • comedian
  • producer
  • writer
Years active1995–present
Jennifer Aniston
(m. 2015; sep. 2017)
Partner(s)Heidi Bivens (1997-2011)

Justin Paul Theroux (/; born August 10, 1971)[1] is an American actor, comedian, film producer and screenwriter. He is known for his work with film director David Lynch in Mulholland Drive (2001) and Inland Empire (2006), his starring role as Kevin Garvey in the HBO series The Leftovers (2014–2017) and as Tom in The Girl on the Train (2016).

He is also known as a screenwriter for films such as Tropic Thunder (2008) and Iron Man 2 (2010).

Early life

Theroux was born in Washington, D.C. His mother, Phyllis Grissim Theroux, is an essayist and author and his father, Eugene Albert Theroux, is a lawyer at Baker & McKenzie in Washington.[2][3] Theroux is the nephew of the travel writer and novelist Paul Theroux,[4][5] novelist and poet Alexander Theroux, author Peter Theroux, and novelist and educator Joseph Theroux; he is the cousin of British journalists and documentary filmmakers Louis and Marcel Theroux. His father is of half French-Canadian and half Italian descent. Through his mother, Theroux is a great-great-grandson of financier, banker and railroad magnate H. B. Hollins,[6][7] and of music critic and author Gustav Kobbé.[8][9][10]

Theroux attended Lafayette Elementary School, Annunciation School, and the Field School.[11] He first started acting while in high school at the Buxton School, in Williamstown, Massachusetts. He graduated from Bennington College in 1993 with a B.A. in visual arts and drama.[12]

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