Twitter celebrates as Jared Leto misses out on his Best Supporting Actor Oscar nomination for the film, The Gucci House. With pounds of prosthetics hiding his slender facial features and slender physique, Leto ended up looking like anything but himself in the much-talked-about movie of the year, The Gucci House.
Keep reading to learn more about the actor and why Twitter is thrilled that he’s nowhere to be found on the Oscar nominations list.
Who is Jared Leto?
Jared Leto has become a very important face in recent cinematic history. Although he has always been more involved in music and has been associated as the lead singer, rhythm guitarist and songwriter of American band Thirty Seconds to Mars, Leto is no less accomplished as a ‘actor.
Leto began his acting journey with supporting roles in The thin red line (1998), fight club (1999), girl interrupted (1999) and American psycho (2000). He then landed the lead role in Urban legend (1998) and won critical acclaim for portraying h**oin addict Harry Goldfarb in Requiem for a dream (2000).
Leto won an Oscar, a Golden Globe Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performance as a transgender woman in Dallas Buyers Club (2013). The actor also starred in suicide squad (2016), Blade Runner 2049 (2017), The small things (2021) and Gucci House (2021).
Why are fans happy that Leto missed his Oscar nomination?
With pounds of prosthetics making him almost unrecognizable in the film, Jared Leto ended up looking like he was forced to step into the shoes of Gucci founder Paulo Gucci’s grandson. Fans reacted negatively to The Gucci Houseespecially Leto’s performance.
Leto received a Razzie nomination for his performance in The Gucci House. This year’s nominees for the only awards show that celebrates Hollywood’s worst have been announced, and Leto, who plays Paolo Gucci, is among the nominees for Worst Supporting Actor.
Leto isn’t the only big name featured in this year’s Razzie nominations. Ben Platt and LeBron James were also nominated for their flops Dear Evan Hansen and Space Jam: A New Legacy.
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