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    Jared Leto Went Really, Really Method For His Role As The Joker

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    Viola Davis stopped by Vanity Fair to chat about her many amazing projects.

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    She was, as always, a beacon of eloquence and inspiration.

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    And she also shared that Jared Leto went really method for his role as The Joker in Suicide Squad.

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    The first thing Leto did was have a "henchman" of his walk into the rehearsal room, drop a dead pig on the table, and leave.

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    Then he sent Margot Robbie, AKA Harley Quinn, a live black rat in a box.

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    Which turned out fine in the end. She kept it.

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    So that's nice.

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    Obviously, Viola was a little scared.

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    But took his actions as a reason to up her own acting game.

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    So, uhh, don't mess with The Joker. Or Jared Leto.

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