Jared Leto

Actor, Photographer, Dishwasher
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Born: 12/26/1971 in Bossier City, Louisiana, USA

Filmography

Actor (48)

Conan 2013, 2016 (Tv Show)

Actor

Suicide Squad 2016 (Movie)

The Joker (Actor)

The 88th Annual Academy Awards 2015 - 2016 (TV Show)

Presenter

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon 2014, 2016 (Tv Show)

Guest

Hollywood Film Awards 2014 - 2015 (TV Show)

Himself

Jeremy Scott: The People's Designer 2015 (Movie)

(Himself)

The 87th Annual Academy Awards 2014 - 2015 (TV Show)

Presenter

2013 MTV EMA 2013 - 2014 (TV Show)

Himself

2014 MTV Movie Awards 2013 - 2014 (TV Show)

Presenter

Acting Disruptive 2013 - 2014 (TV Show)

Actor

Brilliance 2014 (Movie)

(in talks) (Actor)

The 20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards 2013 - 2014 (TV Show)

Presenter

2013 MTV Video Music Awards 2012 - 2013 (TV Show)

Presenter

Dallas Buyers Club 2013 (Movie)

Rayon (Actor)

The Daily Show 2013 (Tv Show)

Guest

2011 MTV Video Music Awards 2010 - 2011 (TV Show)

Presenter

Artifact 2011 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

Mr. Nobody 2009 (Movie)

Adult Nemo/ Old Nemo (Actor)

Chapter 27 2008 (Movie)

Mark David Chapman (Actor)

Lonely Hearts 2007 (Movie)

Raymond Fernandez (Actor)

The 2005 MTV Europe Music Video Awards 2005 - 2006 (TV Show)

Actor

Video Game Awards 2005 2005 - 2006 (TV Show)

Actor

Lord of War 2005 (Movie)

Vitaly Orlov (Actor)

Alexander 2004 (Movie)

Hephaistion (Actor)

Panic Room 2002 (Movie)

Junior (Actor)

16th Annual IFP/West Independent Spirit Awards 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

Presenter

Highway 2001 (Movie)

Jack (Actor)

American Psycho 2000 (Movie)

Paul Allen (Actor)

Black and White 2000 (Movie)

Casey (Actor)

Requiem for A Dream 2000 (Movie)

Harry Goldfarb (Actor)

Sunset Strip 2000 (Movie)

Glen (Actor)

Fight Club 1999 (Movie)

Angel Face (Actor)

Girl, Interrupted 1999 (Movie)

Tobias Jacobs (Actor)

Alaska's Bush Pilots 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

Actor

Basil 1998 (Movie)

Basil (Actor)

Last of the High Kings 1998 (Movie)

Frankie Griffith (Actor)

The Thin Red Line 1998 (Movie)

2nd Lieutenant Whyte (Actor)

Urban Legend 1998 (Movie)

Paul (Actor)

Going West in America 1997 (Movie)

Lane Dixon (Actor)

Prefontaine 1997 (Movie)

Steve Prefontaine (Actor)

How to Make An American Quilt 1995 (Movie)

Beck (Actor)

In a New Light: Sex Unplugged 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

Actor

My So-Called Life 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

Actor

Almost Home 1992 - 1993 (TV Show)

Actor

Camp Wilder 1992 - 1993 (TV Show)

Actor

Cool and the Crazy (TV Show)

Actor
Producer (3)

Holy Hell 2016 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Artifact 2011 (Movie)

(Producer)

Chapter 27 2008 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)
Director (1)

Artifact 2011 (Movie)

(Director)
Music (1)

Skyline 2010 (Movie)

("Kings And Queens") (Song)

Relationships

Constance

Mother
raised Leto and his brother Shannon after parents' divorce remarried

Cameron Diaz Actor

Companion
Together from 1999-2003 Rumored to have been briefly engaged

Scarlett Johansson Actor

Companion
Dated from 2004-05 No longer together

Shannon Leto

Brother
twenty months older with Jared founded the alternative band 30 Seconds to Mars

EDUCATION

School of Visual Arts

New York , New York
did not graduate

University of the Arts

Philadelphia , Pennsylvania
transferred to NYC's School of Visual Arts

Flint Hill Prepatory School

Oakton , Virginia
briefly dropped out in the 10th grade

Milestones

2016

Played the Joker in the DC comic adaptation "Suicide Squad"

2016

Appeared in the Skrillex and Rick Ross music video "Purple Lamborghini"

2014

Won an Oscar for his supporting role in "Dallas Buyers Club"

2013

The fourth 30 Seconds to Mars album released

2009

Starred in Jaco Van Dormael's romance fantasy "Mr. Nobody"

2009

Released third 30 Seconds to Mars album "This Is War"

2007

Co-starred with Lindsay Lohan in "Chapter 27," an indie film about a woman (Lohan) who befriends Mark David Chapman during the weekend that he kills John Lennon (lensed 2006)

2005

Released second album, "A Beautiful Lie"

2005

Cast as Nicholas Cage's brother and fellow arms dealer in Andrew Niccol's "Lord of War"

2004

Played a murderous con man in "Lonely Hearts," which is based on the true story the notorious Lonely Hearts Killers of the 1940s

2004

Co-starred with Colin Farrell in Oliver Stone's "Alexander" playing Hephaestion, Alexander's friend and lover

2002

Reunited with David Fincher on "Panic Room"

2002

Released self titled debut "30 Seconds to Mars" (Also known as "Red Planet")

2000

Starred as a heroin addict in Darren Aronofsky's "Requiem for a Dream", adapted from the novel by Hubert Selby Jr.

2000

Played a rival co-worker of Christian Bale's Patrick Bateman in "American Psycho", adapted from the novel by Bret Easton Ellis

2000

Portrayed one of two Las Vegas 20-year-olds who go to Seattle and stand vigil after rocker Kurt Cobain's suicide in "Highway"

2000

Had small role as a gay high school teacher in James Toback's "Black and White"

1999

Co-starred as Winona Ryder's boyfriend in "Girl, Interrupted"

1999

Portrayed the blond Angel Face in David Fincher's "Fight Club"

1998

Provided additional photography for "Alaska's Bush Pilots" (TBS); also hosted

1998

Appeared in Terrence Malick's "The Thin Red Line" and starred in routine horror offering, "Urban Legend"

1998

Starred opposite Christian Slater in the title role of the tepid "Basil"; aired on TV's Romance Classics

1997

First leading role in a US film, playing the title character in the biopic of the track star "Prefontaine"

1996

Co-starred in "Last of the High Kings" (released in the USA on video as "Summer Fling" in 1998)

1995

Feature film debut in "How to Make an American Quilt"; Claire Danes was also in the cast

1994

TV-movie debut, starring in "Cool and The Crazy", an installment of Showtime's "Rebel Highway" series

1994

TV series debut as a regular, "My So-Called Life" (ABC), playing high school anti-hero Jordan Catalano, the on-off love interst of star Claire Danes

1992

Moved to L.A.

Bonus Trivia

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Took the surname of his step-father.

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Raised by his mother; moved frequently during adolescence; lived in, among other places, Louisiana, Colorado, Virginia, Wyoming and Haiti.

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Is the vocalist and guitarist of the rock band 30 Seconds to Mars, a band he founded in the late '90s with his brother, drummer Shannon.

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Is an avid rock climber.

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Got so into character on the set of "Suicide Squad" that he pulled such pranks on his costars as sending Margot Robbie a live rat and gifting the entire cast with a dead hog.

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"When you commit to something that's seemingly impossible, and you're pushing through things that are seemingly hostile, and then you're like, 'Oh, wow, we did that,' that's a great feeling. And a little bit of pain isn't a bad thing." - from Rolling Stone, Jul. 27, 2016

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"My career has had a nice slow burn. You know? I never woke up one day and all of a sudden my life changed. And I’m grateful for that, because I think it has allowed me the time and space to adjust accordingly, to find out where and how I’m comfortable doing things." - from GQ, August 3, 2016

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