Jared Leto will play Karl Lagerfeld in biopic on the late clothier

Jared Leto will star in and produce a biopic of Karl Lagerfeld, Girls’s Put on Day by day experiences.

The Oscar winner says he thinks the late clothier and former creative director of Chanel could be proud.

“I really feel like this can be a full-circle second, and Karl could be pleased with what we’re doing,” Leto instructed the publication. “Karl was an artist. Interval. He was a clothier, he was a photographer, he was an artist. There was no defining him. He was a inventive powerhouse.”

There isn’t any director on board but for the film.

The publication experiences the undertaking does “include the backing of the Karl Lagerfeld trend home,” and it set to element Lagerfeld’s life and relationships.

“There are a mess of relationships to discover,” Leto mentioned. “Karl had a profession that spanned 50-plus years, so each personally and professionally he was near a lot of individuals. I can say we’re going to residence in on key relationships that convey completely different elements of his life.”

Leto added: “My function is to painting him on display screen as actually as doable.”

“Karl was a human being. All of us have magnificence inside us and all of us have faults. We’ve got masks after which we’ve got moments once we reveal the masks. I am at all times involved in seeing what’s behind the masks,” he mentioned.