Jared Leto goes Andy Warhol

The American actor loves challenges. After his strong portrayal of a transgender in ‘Dallas Buyers Club’ is the American actor in the shoes of the eccentric popartkunstenaar Andy Warhol.

Jared Leto © Reuters

The script – written by Terence Winter (known for The Wolf of Wall Street and the tv series Boardwalk Empire) – is based on the book “Warhol: The Biography’ from 1989. The 44-year-old American will be on the side of Michael De Luca (‘The Social Network’) have on the production.

Leto, most recently seen as the Joker in ‘Suicide Squad’, won a Golden Globe and an Oscar for his great role of Rayon, a hiv-infected drug-addicted transsexual, in the biographical drama ‘Dallas Buyers Club’. This time he will be so Andy Warhol.

Warhol, popartpionier in the United States during the years ’50 and ’60, was especially famous for his “flat” and high-contrast paintings and silk-screen prints of packaged products and everyday objects. The artist also aspired to be an eccentric image and was openly homosexual.

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