Jared Leto has claimed that his “excruciatingly challenging” role in we crashed He made him talk so much that he was left “physically in pain.”
An actor known for his commitment to Method techniques and staying in character off-screen, Leto plays Adam Neumann, the founder of the WeWork real estate company, on the Apple TV+ drama series.
Like the Israeli businessman, Leto said he had to talk almost constantly, leaving him fatigued at the end of shoots.
Speaking to Zane Lowe on Apple Music, Leto said: “I have to tell you, on this project, man, not a day went by, and I was buried in dialogue… Adam talked a lot.
“And he is the CEO. it’s his job. And he would speak forcefully, with passion and with purpose. And every day he was crushed, physically in pain. And, really, just an excruciatingly challenging role.”
However the suicide squad Star added that he was “very grateful” to be a part of the series.
“I never wanted it to end sooner. And it was just amazing,” she said.
we crashed follows the story of Neumann’s co-working space venture, which grew into a $47bn (£35.7bn) global brand before collapsing within a year. Anne Hathaway plays Neumann’s wife, Rebekah.
The first three episodes can be streamed now on Apple TV Plus.
Additional report by PA