Jared Leto will star in the crime thriller "The Outsider", set to be movieed by Waypoint Entertainment and Linson Entertainment. This is reported by The Hollywood Reporter.
The action of the picture will take place immediately after the end of World War II in Japan occupied by American troops. Leto got the role of a soldier who finds himself in a Japanese prison, and then escapes from it with the help of his cellmate, who is a member of one of the yakuza clans. Now he must establish himself in the criminal underground in Japan to pay off all debts.
The script for the movie will be prepared by Andrew Baldwin, who previously worked on such a project as Bastille Day. Filming is expected to begin in the fall of 2016, a possible premiere date has not been specified at the time of writing.
As for Jared Leto, after a significant hiatus, viewers will be able to see the actor in August 2016 in the movie "Suicide Squad", which is based on a series of popular comics. He got the role of the Joker. In the spring of 2016, the project was aimed at reshooting in order, according to anonymous sources, to add "more humor" to it.
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