After his recent appearance in The Suicide Squad, Jared Leto will be returning to the screen to play Andy Warhol in a new biopic, which Leto will also be producing. (via The Guardian)

The film, entitled Warhol, will tell the life of the pop artist, using Victor Bockris’s 1989 book Warhol: The Biography as a guide for the screenplay, which will be written by Terrence Winter, who’s worked on such films as The Wolf Of Wall Street.

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Warhol rose to fame in the 1960s through his concept of “pop art”—paintings that focused on mass-produced commercial goods—and, according to The Guardian, was also openly gay at a time when homosexuality wasn’t readily accepted.

Leto has also been added to the cast of Blade Runner 2 with the likes of Ryan Gosling and Harrison Ford and is believed to be reprising the role of the Joker in next year’s Justice League.

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