Phoenix got his first taste of directing when he took charge of the video for British group PEOPLE IN THE PLANES' song IF YOU TALK TO MUCH (MY HEAD WILL EXPLODE).
And now he's planning to direct a second promo for pal and LADDER 49 co-star Getty's rock act RINGSIDE.
Getty says, "It was really exciting to see Joaquin win the Golden Globe. People don't realise what a talented musician and songwriter he is."
The band shot the video for TIRED OF BEING SORRY last August (05) in downtown Los Angeles and have been playing sold out shows around California.