Talented child actor from Stand by Me and The Last Crusade who died of drugs at the young age of twenty-three.
Growing up, he and his family spent time living with a religious cult called the Children of God as missionaries.
At age ten, he began acting in TV commercials.
His siblings are Rain, Joaquin, Liberty and Summer Phoenix.
He played a young Indy in Indiana Jones The Last Crusade, directed by Steven Spielberg.
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