Ten fun facts about Jared Leto
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Jared Leto has appeared in People Magazines “50 Most Beautiful People” lists in both 1996 and 1997.
Apart from acting, Jared Leto is also the lead singer for a band he shares with his brother Shannon Leto and childhood friend Tomo Milicevic. The band’s name is “30 Seconds to Mars”.
He took on the role of a heroin addict in the critically acclaimed 2000 film “Requiem for a Dream”. He lost 28 pounds in preparation of the role so that he could look the part of a heroin addict.
In the majority of film roles that Jared Leto is in, he plays a character that ends up being disfigured in some way. These films include “Requiem for a Dream”, “Fight Club”, “Panic Room”, and “American Psycho”.Fact 5
To prepare for the role of Mark David Chapman in the 2007 film “Chapter 27”, he gained an astonishing 62 pounds.Fact 6
In 2006 he was offered a major role in the critically acclaimed film “Flags of Our Fathers”. He ended up turning down the role so he could spend more time with his band “30 Second to Mars”.Fact 7
Leto lives a very active life. His hobbies include a variety of sports and physical activities including hiking, snowboarding, and skateboarding.Fact 8
This actor’s claim to fame was appearing in the MTV television series “My So-Called Life” alongside Claire Danes.Fact 9
He has won several nominations for his roles “In Lord Of War”, “Chapter 27”, “American Psycho”, “Mr. Nobody” and “Highway”.Fact 10
Has stated in interviews that one of the hardest and most emotional experiences of his life was when his dog Judas passed away in 2007. Go to more people facts ❯
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