Morbius the Living Vampire Movies News

Jared Leto Cast In Sony’s ‘Morbius The Living Vampire’ Movie

Jared Leto is jumping into the Marvel universe to play Morbius the Living Vampire!

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Blade Runner 2049 star Jared Leto has signed on to star in Sony’s upcoming Spider-Man spin-off, based on Morbius the Living Vampire.

Of course, this isn’t the first time Leto has signed on to a comic book project. The actor portrayed the most recent incarnation of The Joker in David Ayer’s Suicide Squad. Daniel Espinosa (Life) will direct Morbius, which was written by Burk Sharpless and Matt Sazama.

Find out more about Morbius the Living Vampire below:

In an attempt to cure his rare blood condition, Dr. Michael Morbius turned himself into a Vampire-like creature and obtained a set of fangs and a hunger for human blood. In Marvel Comics, Morbius has often been a Spider-Man villain, although the character has grown to become a popular antihero.

Morbius the Living Vampire was created by Roy Thomas and Gil Kane. The character made his debut in 1971’s Amazing Spider-Man No. 101.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s