Jared Leto born December 26, 1971 in Bossier City, Louisiana, USA. He has an older brother, Shannon, and two younger brothers in the summary of his father's second marriage.
As a teenager, Jared was fond of painting and acting, he graduated from the School of Visual Arts in New York with a degree in film director.
In 1992, Jared moved from New York to Los Angeles to become an actor. First Summer prominent role - in the famous TV series "My So-Called Life", then in 1994, had a role in the independent film "Cool and the Crazy," and in 1995 - the first role in cinema - in the film "patchwork quilt". One year later, People magazine included Jared's list of 50 most beautiful people in the world.
Since 1999, the record of the summer include such bestsellers as "Fight Club", "American Psycho," "Girl, Interrupted" and, of course, "Requiem for a Dream". This picture immediately became a cult, and still has a huge popularity among the youth. In 2004, Jared starred in Oliver Stone's historical epic "Alexander", where his partners are such famous actors like Colin Farrell, Angelina Jolie and Anthony Hopkins.
In 2009 came the film with the participation of Summer "Mr. Nobody". At the Venice Film Festival in 2009 the film won "Golden Osella for best technical assistance" and the award for best game biopic. In addition, "Mr. Nobody" was nominated for the "Golden Lion".
Jared Leto is not only an actor - he is also a well-known musician. He is the lead singer and guitarist of the highly popular worldwide group 30 Seconds to Mars, founded by him and his brother Shannon in 1998. The band has released three albums - 30 Seconds to Mars (2002), A Beautiful Lie (2005), This Is War (2009). Jared Leto is the director of the clips on their own songs The Kill, From Yesterday, Kings and Queens, Closer to the Edge and A Beautiful Lie.
Jared Leto is known for its numerous and love affairs - he had a long relationship with Cameron Diaz (been engaged for four years) and Scarlett Johansson. He also met with Lindsay Lohan, Paris Hilton, Britney Spears, Ashley Olsen and Sharon Stone.