School of Visual Arts
University of the Arts
Flint Hill Prepatory School
Played the Joker in the DC comic adaptation "Suicide Squad"
Appeared in the Skrillex and Rick Ross music video "Purple Lamborghini"
Won an Oscar for his supporting role in "Dallas Buyers Club"
The fourth 30 Seconds to Mars album released
Starred in Jaco Van Dormael's romance fantasy "Mr. Nobody"
Released third 30 Seconds to Mars album "This Is War"
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)
Released second album, "A Beautiful Lie"
Cast as Nicholas Cage's brother and fellow arms dealer in Andrew Niccol's "Lord of War"
Played a murderous con man in "Lonely Hearts," which is based on the true story the notorious Lonely Hearts Killers of the 1940s
Co-starred with Colin Farrell in Oliver Stone's "Alexander" playing Hephaestion, Alexander's friend and lover
Reunited with David Fincher on "Panic Room"
Released self titled debut "30 Seconds to Mars" (Also known as "Red Planet")
Starred as a heroin addict in Darren Aronofsky's "Requiem for a Dream", adapted from the novel by Hubert Selby Jr.
Played a rival co-worker of Christian Bale's Patrick Bateman in "American Psycho", adapted from the novel by Bret Easton Ellis
Portrayed one of two Las Vegas 20-year-olds who go to Seattle and stand vigil after rocker Kurt Cobain's suicide in "Highway"
Had small role as a gay high school teacher in James Toback's "Black and White"
Co-starred as Winona Ryder's boyfriend in "Girl, Interrupted"
Portrayed the blond Angel Face in David Fincher's "Fight Club"
Provided additional photography for "Alaska's Bush Pilots" (TBS); also hosted
Appeared in Terrence Malick's "The Thin Red Line" and starred in routine horror offering, "Urban Legend"
Starred opposite Christian Slater in the title role of the tepid "Basil"; aired on TV's Romance Classics
First leading role in a US film, playing the title character in the biopic of the track star "Prefontaine"
Co-starred in "Last of the High Kings" (released in the USA on video as "Summer Fling" in 1998)
Feature film debut in "How to Make an American Quilt"; Claire Danes was also in the cast
TV-movie debut, starring in "Cool and The Crazy", an installment of Showtime's "Rebel Highway" series
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
Moved to L.A.
Took the surname of his step-father.
Raised by his mother; moved frequently during adolescence; lived in, among other places, Louisiana, Colorado, Virginia, Wyoming and Haiti.
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.
Is an avid rock climber.
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.
"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