Are you one of those people that heard that Oscar winning actor and Thirty Seconds To Mars front-man Jered Leto will be playing The Joker in the 2016 supervillain, film Suicide Squad? Are you having trouble imagining what he may look like as Batman’s nemesis? Well most of the details of the film are still being kept under wraps, but it looks like Jared can’t resist showing us his transformation into the iconic character.
While Jared did not appear in the recent cast photo taken by director, David Ayers, he did recently sneak a photo of himself in full costume on Snapchat. Every actor who has ever been cast as The Joker in the film history of Batman has quickly become one the most talked about aspects of every film the character has appears in, and Jared’s Joker is no acceptation. That film, Suicide Squad is the third film Warner Bros. Pictures’ developing DC Cinematic Universe that will follow the very highly anticipate, Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice. Batman V Superman is due in theatres in March 2016, Suicide Squad is due in theatres in June of that same year that will continue the story of the DC comics characters, based on the events that began in 2013’s Man Of Steel. The movie will also star Will Smith as Flloyd Lawton/Deadshot, Margot Robbie as Harley Quinn, and Viola Davis as Amanda Waller, and Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje as Waylon Jones/Killer Croc, among many others. Stay tuned for more details on this films when they become available, but until then see how the lead singer and driving force behind Thirty Seconds To Mars, transformed into one of the most iconic villains of all time
Below you will also see a cool YouTube video that features all the different versions of The Joker throughout the evolution of Batman in film and television.
Jared Leto As The Joker
Different Versions Of The Joker (Featuring Caesar Romero, Jack Nickelson, Mark Hamill, Heath Ledger, Kevin Michael Richardson Among others)