Jared Leto is an American actor, singer, songwriter, and director. After starting his career with television appearances in the early 1990s, he achieved recognition for his role as Jordan Catalano on the television series ‘My So-Called Life’ in 1994. He made his film debut in ‘How to Make an American Quilt’ in 1995 and received critical praise for his performance in ‘Prefontaine’ in 1997. He played supporting roles in ‘The Thin Red Line’ in 1998, ‘Fight Club’ in 1999 and ‘American Psycho’ in 2000, as well as the lead role in ‘Urban Legend’ in 1998, and earned critical acclaim after portraying heroin addict Harry Goldfarb in ‘Requiem for a Dream’ in 2000.
He later began focusing increasingly on his music career, returning to acting with ‘Panic Room’ in 2002, ‘Alexander’ in 2004, ‘Lord of War’ in 2005, ‘Lonely Hearts’ in 2006, ‘Chapter 27’ in 2007, and ‘Mr. Nobody’ in 2009. In 2012, he directed the documentary film ‘Artifact’. He then appeared in ‘Suicide Squad’ in 2016 and ‘Blade Runner 2049’ in 2017.
His performance as a transgender woman in ‘Dallas Buyers Club’ in 2013, earned him an Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award, and a Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Supporting Actor. He is considered to be a method actor, known for his constant devotion to and research of his roles. He often remains completely in character for the duration of the shooting schedules of his films, even to the point of adversely affecting his health. He is also known to be selective about his film roles.
He is the lead vocalist, multi-instrumentalist and main songwriter for ‘Thirty Seconds to Mars’, a band he formed in 1998 in Los Angeles, California, with his older brother Shannon Leto. Their debut album, ’30 Seconds to Mars’ in 2002, was released to positive reviews, but only to limited commercial success. The band achieved worldwide fame with the release of their second album ‘A Beautiful Lie’ in 2005. Their following releases, ‘This Is War’ in 2009, and ‘Love, Lust, Faith and Dreams’ in 2013, received further critical and commercial success. As of 2014, the band has sold over 15 million albums worldwide. He has also directed music videos, including the MTV Video Music Award–winning ‘The Kill’ in 2006, ‘Kings and Queens’ in 2009, and ‘Up in the Air’ in 2013.
At this point, the question that might be circling your mind is what is the next Jared Leto movie? Well, the good news is that we have a clear answer to that question. Here’s the list of upcoming Jared Leto films scheduled to release in near future. We can only hope that the latest Jared Leto movies would be as good as some of his recent ones.
1. Morbius (TBA)