Jared Leto is an American actor, musician and entrepreneur. He was born on December 26, 1971, in Bossier City, Louisiana. Leto began his career as a musician, forming the band Thirty Seconds to Mars in 1998. He later transitioned to acting, and has since starred in numerous films and television shows.
Early Life and Education
Leto was born to Constance Leto and Anthony L. Bryant. His parents divorced when he was a child, and he and his older brother Shannon Leto were raised by their mother. Leto attended several high schools, including Emerson Preparatory School and Flint Hill School in Virginia, before graduating from School of Visual Arts in New York City.
Leto formed Thirty Seconds to Mars in 1998 with his brother Shannon. The band’s debut album, self-titled “Thirty Seconds to Mars”, was released in 2002. Their second album, “A Beautiful Lie”, was released in 2005 and included the hit single “The Kill (Bury Me)”. Their third album, “This Is War”, was released in 2009 and featured the hit single “Kings and Queens”.
Leto began his acting career in the 1990s with small roles in television shows and films. He gained critical acclaim for his role as Jordan Catalano in the television series “My So-Called Life”. He has since starred in numerous films, including “Requiem for a Dream”, “Fight Club”, “Dallas Buyers Club” and “Blade Runner 2049”.
Leto is also an entrepreneur. He co-founded The Hive, a tech and media company, in 2012. The company has since launched several successful ventures, including VyRT and Adventures in Wonderland.
Awards and Honors
Leto has received numerous awards and honors for his work in music and acting. He has won several MTV Video Music Awards with Thirty Seconds to Mars, including Best Rock Video and Video of the Year. He won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role in “Dallas Buyers Club”.
Leto is known for his private personal life. He is a vegan and practices yoga and meditation. He has been linked to several high-profile women, including Cameron Diaz and Lupita Nyong’o, but has never been married.
Jared Leto is a multi-talented individual who has achieved success in music, acting and entrepreneurship. He continues to be a prominent figure in the entertainment industry and is known for his versatility and dedication to his craft.
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