Justin Theroux. biography
American actor, screenwriter and director Justin Paul Theroux was born on August 10, 1971 in Washington, D.C. Ensuing his graduation from Bennington College in Vermont, Justin Theroux moved to the entertainment capital of the world to pursue an acting career.
In the mid-1990s, Justin landed his first ever film role in I Shot Andy Warhol (1996) alongside Jill Hennessy. His success steadily continued during the late 90s and early 2000s, with his comedic performances in Romy and Michelle's High School Reunion (1997) with Lisa Kudrow; the comedy classic Zoolander (2001) with Ben Stiller, Will Ferrell and Own Wilson; and Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle (2003) opposite Drew Barrymore, Cameron Diaz, and Lucy Liu.
The Hollywood hunk also took on weighty characters in the TV series Strangers with Candy (1999 – 2000), the psychological thriller American Psycho (2000), the neo-noir film Mulholland Drive (2001), and the mystery thriller Inland Empire (2006).
Justin further continued his success by co-writing and performing in the comedy Tropic Thunder (2008) with Ben Stiller, and starring in the fantasy comedy Your Highness (2011) alongside Natalie Portman and James Franco.
The talented writer and actor then landed a role in the comedy Wanderlust (2011) alongside Paul Rudd and Jennifer Aniston, and co-wrote the 1980s musical Rock of Ages (2012), starring Tom Cruise. He also made headlines when he announced his engagement to his Wanderlust co-star Jenifer Aniston in August 2012.
Justin’s most recent projects include, the TV movie The Leftovers (2012) and writing the screenplay for Zoolander 2 (release date unknown).
Justin Theroux Fiancé, Girlfriend & Dating History Timeline
1997 – June 2011
Justin dated Heidi Bivens for more than 14 years. Their long-term relationship, however, came to an end when Bivens got wind of Justin’s growing “business” relationship with Jennifer Aniston.
May 2011 – Present
Soon after parting ways with Bivens, Justin landed in the arms of Jennifer Aniston. The two kept their growing romance hush-hush and away from the public eye, but blew their cover when they were caught in some PDA action during a MTV Movie Awards after-party.
In August 2012, the couple announced their engagement.