Joaquin Phoenix Shaves the Homeless Look

1/22/2010 9:05 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
It only took a year -- but Joaquin Phoenix finally shaved off his beard and dropped that fake, wannabe rapper persona he tried fooling us all with ... and it's all in the name of suicide prevention.

A bald-faced Phoenix -- along with Miley Cyrus and Liv Tyler -- appears in a new online video promoting the suicide prevention website

For the record, that dirty look, we never bought it.