Joaquin Phoenix destroyed the dairy industry in his Oscars acceptance speech. Here are Joaquin Phoenix’s top vegan moments. The vegan actor delivered an unforgettable performance as Arthur Fleck in Todd Phillips’ “Joker.” From press tours to acceptance speeches, Phoenix has used his time in the spotlight to shed light on important issues – including veganism, animal rights, and climate change.
Joaquin Phoenix condemned the dairy industry in his Best Actor acceptance speech at the 92nd Academy Awards. Phoenix won the Oscar for his performance in “Joker.”
Ahead of the BAFTA’s, where he won the Leading Actor prize, Phoenix attended an animal rights protest. At the Golden Globes, Phoenix won Best Actor In A Drama Motion Picture. During his acceptance speech, he thanked the Hollywood Foreign Press for acknowledging the link between animal agriculture and climate change. It is also rumored that Phoenix influenced the decision to adopt a fully vegan menu for the ceremony.
Following his win at the Golden Globes, Phoenix attended Jane Fonda’s Fire Drill Fridays at the Capitol Building. He delivered a powerful message about individual efforts in mitigating climate change. He was also arrested for participating.
Straight from the SAG Awards ceremony, where he picked up yet another award for his role in “Joker,” Phoenix attended a pig vigil. He wants to expose animal agriculture for what it really is. Which speech is your favorite?