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Joseph Gordon-Levitt Reenacts “David After Dentist”

Highlight from Jimmy Kimmel Live Thursday night

On Jimmy Kimmel Live last night, Joseph Gordon-Levitt reenacted the viral video “David After Dentist,” a viral clip from May 2008 that shows a little boy sitting in the back of his family’s car talking all loopy from anesthesia. Joseph Gordon-Levitt is wearing the same Florida Gators t-shirt that David wore and boasts missing front teeth. The best part is at the 1:42 mark.

Since David’s father posted the clip on YouTube in Jan. 2009, it has racked up more than 123 million views. Here’s the original:

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