Inception's Joseph Gordon-Levitt Walks on Ceilings

by Sophia Savage
July 6, 2010 10:15 AM
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Thompson on Hollywood

Joseph Gordon-Levitt graces the August cover of Details magazine. He talks about the intense training required to play his character (The Point Man) in Inception; his abiding love for smoking weed; his creative collaboration website hitRECord; and the "most valiant" thing one can do as an artist: "inspire someone else to be creative."

Thompson on Hollywood

Check out Gordon-Levitt's breathless SNL rendition of "Make 'Em Laugh," It's hard not to think this audition helped him land , which he filmed soon after his athletically-demanding acrobatic role in Inception, which required him to nimbly balance on moving walls and ceilings. And here's TOH's flip-cam interview with him at Sundance.

Here's Saturday Night Live:

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  • JGL fan | May 11, 2011 6:04 AMReply

    i love jgl hes my fave actor xx

  • Anne Thompson | July 7, 2010 8:02 AMReply

    Aha! I checked and you are right. The movie started filming in Tokyo on June 17 2009 and finished on November 25, soon after Gordon-Levitt hosted SNL.

  • jen | July 7, 2010 2:02 AMReply

    you know he was almost done filming inception when he hosted snl, right?

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