Here’s Your First Look at Joseph Gordon-Levitt as Edward Snowden

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Just a week after a documentary about Edward Snowden, the man who leaked classified information from the National Security Agency about its surveillance programs to the mainstream media, won an Oscar, the world gets its first look at Joseph Gordon-Levitt as the titular whistleblower in Snowden.

In a Facebook post shared by Gordon-Levitt, the actor is seen in costume as Snowden during his days as an army recruit.

The Looper star is working alongside director Oliver Stone on the biopic. They are currently filming in Munich, Germany.

He writes:

Gordon-Levitt also shares a selfie with Stone, writing:

Slated for stateside release on Dec. 25, Snowden also stars Shailene Woodley, Zachary Quinto, Melissa Leo and Tom Wilkinson.