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Joseph Gordon-Levitt, 'Looper' Star, On Bruce Willis

September 21, 2012

The last time Joseph Gordon-Levitt hosted "Saturday Night Live," in 2009, he was just shedding the final vestiges of his child-star skin thanks to his winning performance in "500 Days of Summer" as a greeting-card copy-writer who falls head-over-heels for the adorkable Zooey Deschanel.

He returns to "SNL" this weekend as a bona-fide leading man (there were plenty of people who felt he deserved an Oscar nomination for his portrayal of a young cancer patient in "50/50"), and even something of an action hero. Christopher Nolan gave him big roles in "Inception" (2010) and "The Dark Knight Rises" (2012), and he's the brooding, sprinting, shotgun-blasting center of Rian Johnson's upcoming sci-fi brain-twister, "Looper" (out next Friday). Read More