Justin Theroux

Biography: JUSTIN THEROUX gained a BA in acting at Bennington College in Vermont before progressing to the British American Drama Academy where he appeared in productions of Shakespeare's 'A Midsummer Night's Dream', 'Much Ado About Nothing' and 'Twelfth Night'. From there, his theatrical repertoire was further expanded by performances in New York at the city's Theatre Workshop, Roundabout Theatre and Actor's Playhouse where he was involved in 'Hide Your Love Away', 'Water And Wine' and Anton Chekhov's 'The Three Sisters'. Extensive work in regional theatre followed including Joe Orton's 'Loot', 'Alice In Wonderland', 'The Caucasian Chalk Circle' and 'A Winter's Tale'.
In 1996, he secured the role of Mark the Revolutionary in director Mary Harron's 'I Shot Andy Warhol' that ignited his interest and involvement in independent film. He returned to work for Harron in the globally successful 'American Psycho' in 1999. Also during this period his prominence on television gained
momentum with successful performances in, most notably, HBO's 'Sex And The City', Fox's 'Ally McBeal' and CBS' 'The District'. He lives in New York City. His birthdate is August 10. Expand

Justin Theroux's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 58
Highest Metascore: 81 Mulholland Dr.
Lowest Metascore: 31 Your Highness
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 8 out of 18
  2. Negative: 1 out of 18
18 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
47 Rock of Ages Jun 15, 2012 Screenplay 5.9
53 Wanderlust Feb 24, 2012 Seth 5.7
31 Your Highness Apr 8, 2011 Leezar 4.8
63 Megamind Nov 5, 2010 Creative Consultant / Megamind's Father 7.3
57 Iron Man 2 May 7, 2010 Screenplay 6.6
71 Tropic Thunder Aug 13, 2008 Executive Producer / Screenplay / Story 7.3
50 Dedication Aug 24, 2007 Director / Executive Producer 8.0
61 Broken English Jun 22, 2007 Nick Gable 6.7
72 Inland Empire Dec 6, 2006 Devon Berk/Billy Side 7.3
65 Miami Vice Jul 28, 2006 Detective Larry Zito 5.6
51 The Baxter Aug 26, 2005 Bradley Lake 7.1
50 Duplex Sep 26, 2003 Coop 6.6
48 Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle Jun 27, 2003 Seamus O'Grady 5.8
76 The Sleepy Time Gal May 29, 2002 Rebecca's Boyfriend 5.8
81 Mulholland Dr. Oct 12, 2001 Adam Kesher 8.0
51 The Broken Hearts Club: A Romantic Comedy Sep 29, 2000 Marshall 7.5
64 American Psycho Apr 14, 2000 Timothy Bryce 8.0
59 Romy and Michele's High School Reunion Apr 25, 1997 Cowboy 7.6