Why Are We Not Surprised: Multi-Talented Man Joseph Gordon-Levitt Is *Also* an Amazing Drummer

And he kindly shows off for us on TV.

If you loved seeing Joseph Gordon-Levitt sing (opens in new tab), wait until you witness his other musical skill. Last night on The Late Late Show with James Corden, the actor talked about being a totally self-taught drum player: "I first played on a friend's set when I was 14 or something and, you know, tried it out, couldn't really do it very well," he said, humbly, then demonstrated how it's actually oh-so-easy to pick up (TALENTED, that man). 

Then, he switched places with the show's drummer to show off his skills–and he's no amateur. Once he gets the cue, JGL goes HAM on the drum set, playing so passionately, so fast, that his pretty face is but a blur. 

See it for yourself below (and skip to 3:20 for his impressive performance):

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KRISTINA RODULFO
KRISTINA RODULFO

Kristina Rodulfo is the Beauty Director of Women's Health—she oversees beauty coverage across print and digital and is an expert in product testing, identifying trends, and exploring the intersections of beauty, wellness, and culture. Prior to Women's Health, the Filipino-American, NYC native and NYU alumna was at ELLE.com for four years. As Senior Beauty Editor, she reported and co-produced the Webby Award-nominated documentary Beat: How Drag Queens Shaped the Beauty Industry and hosted the millions-viewed video series "Beauty Haul." She can never decide whether or not to get bangs, feels naked without winged eyeliner, and will never shut up about running the NYC Marathon.