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"I'd like to play every type of character, but only once. I like to experience things."

River Jude Phoenix (né Bottom; August 23, 1970 – October 31, 1993) was an American musician, activist and actor, and the older brother of Joaquin Phoenix.

He became famous as a teen actor, but his promising career was cut tragically short when he died of a drug overdose at 23. Three of his younger siblings — Joaquin, Liberty, and Summer — have posthumously named some of their children after him.

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