Jared Leto got the supervillain spotlight when he played a tattooed-take on the Joker in 2016’s ‘Suicide Squad’. but the 30 Seconds To Mars singer is set to return to the DC Cinematic Universe in the upcoming re-done Justice League in newly added scenes directed by Zack Synder. Ben Affleck, Ray Fisher, and Amber Heard among those involved with the reshoots for the new version of the 2017 superhero team-up movie according to CommingSoon.net.
There was some reported tension from Leto’s camp in October 2019 when Joaquin Phoenix’s Joker role was created in a film that does not seem to exist in the same cinematic storyline as the other DC films. Read about that story here.
At the DC FanDome that the movie will release on HBO Max in 2021 by being broken up into four one-hour parts that will also be rolled out as one four-hour film. It’s one of those things that feels like it’s only possible in the new age of streaming video content.
Beyond the Trailer lays all out of the confirmed rumors and more about Leto as the clown prince of crime in the video above.