Jared Leto Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 26 Feb, 2019
Facts of Jared Leto
Date of Birth: 1971 , December-26
Age: 47 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 9 Inch
Name Jared Leto
Birth Name Jared Joseph Leto
Father Anthony L. Bryant
Mother Constance Leto
Nationality Ameriacn
Birth Place/City Bossier City, Louisiana
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Net Worth $40 million
Eye Color Blue-Dark
Hair Color White Brown
Weight in KG 69 kg
Married N/A
Education University of the Arts
Awards Academy Award for Best Actor 2014
Movies Suicide Squad (2016)
Siblings Shannon Leto
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Early Known for his unsympathetic characters, Jared Leto is an actor, singer, songwriter, and director. Starting his career in the early 1990s, Leto rose to the prominence after working as Jordan Catalano on the television series "My So-Called Life." He is also known by his nickname "Jaro," "J."

Early Life, Bio, And Education Of Jared Leto

Jared Joseph Leto was born on December 26, 1971. Jared is now 47 years old. He was born in Bossier City, Louisiana of United States and now he lives in Los Angeles, California. His appearance from the year 1990 till the current time is appreciated by many of his fans with his best presence and among this, his character within My So-Called Life that came in the year 1994 was a great step of his life with the name Jordan Catalano.

Jared was born to father Anthony L. Bryant and mother Constance Leto; Leto got the surname after his stepfather Carl Leto. When Leto was a child, his parents got divorced. Jared Leto has three brothers; Shannon Leto, Mateo Leto, and Matthias Bryant. After his father got married again during the age of 8 of Leto he attempts suicide.

Jared Leto's Career

Leto started his early career during the year 1992. Within the very time, he moved towards Los Angeles for his career within directing. He also planned to play the roles at the very time and he also got minor character within the television and TV Shows during the very time.

During the year 1994, his very first break came within. This character was just opposite Claire Danes and the name of his role as Jordan Catalano. He was also seen in Prefontaine that was during the year 1997 and simultaneously he raised his roles and performances years after years.

Leto is also known by his trademark as bright blue eyes and playing the unsympathetic character. He was deeply in love within his pet dog whose name was Judas and the dog died due to disease in May 2007. Leto was very depressed for many days after the loss of his dog.

Jared Leto's Net Worth

Actor and musician Jared Leto has amassed a massive salary from his career. According to celebritynet worth, Jared Leto has an estimated net worth $90 million.

Leto has a few houses in LA. Variety reported he sold one of his LA houses for $2.05 million to British sister-duo Cara Delevingne and Poppy Delevingne in June 2017 which was $51k more than its asking price. Leto bought the house in 2006 for a massive $1.65 million.

Leto, in 2015, bought a former Los Angeles Military Compound for $5 million. The house stands at 50,000 square feet and has 8 bedrooms and 12 bathrooms.

Jared Leto's Personal Life, Wife, And Children

Jared Leto is one of the most admired and dashing bachelors in Hollywood and has dated over a dozen girls so far. In his early days in acting, he was known to be dating Soleil Moon Frye. The couple was speculated to be dating in 1991 after they attended the premiere of Vanilla Ice's movie Cool as Ice.

Cameron Diaz is Leto's other girlfriend whom he started dating in 1999 and remained in the relationship until 2003. The couple was also rumored to be engaged, however, they split later. Pop Sugar reported his other girlfriends were Scarlett Johansson, Ashley Olsen, Lindsay Lohan, Paris Hilton, Miley Cyrus.

Most recently, he was known to be in a relationship with Katy Perry. PopSugar reported the couple was rumored to be hooked up in Coachella 2014.

In June 2015, People reported Leto was romancing Valery Kaufman, then 20-year-old Russian model. The pair were spotted hanging out in NYC while Jared was busy filming Suicide Squad. After his break up from Kaufman, he is not known to be dating any other girl.

Jared Leto's Height, Weight, And Body Measurement

  • Height: Jared Leto stands 5 feet 9 inch (175 cm) tall.
  • Weight: Leto weighs at around 69 kg (152 lbs)
  • Chest: His chest measures 43 in (109 cm)
  • Biceps: His biceps measure 14 in (36 cm)