Vegan Joaquin Phoenix is urging people to be compassionate this Thanksgiving and leave turkey off their plate altogether.

The Oscar-winning actor has explicitly joined a slew of other celebs in signing a Turkey-Free Pledge.

Vegan animal rescue Farm Sanctuary created the pledge. Stars including Alec Baldwin, Rooney Mara, and Edie Falco have consequently signed it.

You can find out more about the pledge here.

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