‘His Cast Members Are Going to Be Terrified’: Jared Leto Gets Cast in the Hatbox Ghost, Fans Concerned About His Intense Method Acting

There have been rumors going on that Jared Leto will be joining the cast of Haunted Mansion, and it is true! He will be playing the role of Hatbox Ghost, this ghost version appears only in the Disneyland version.  This movie will not be the same remake version the way in 2003’s Eddie Murphy’s Haunted Mansion movie. Well, there is some disappointment among the fans as they are worried about his acting.

Jared Leto
Jared Leto

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Haunted Mansion:

Haunted Mansion
Haunted Mansion

Let us learn a little bit about the people working behind this movie:

Producers Dan Lin and Jonathan Eirich are producing Haunted Mansion, while the executive producer is Nick Reynolds. The script is written by Katie Dippold, and the director of the movie will be Justin Simien.

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Along with Jared Leto, the other actors starring in the movie will be Lakeith Stanfield, Danny Devito, Tiffany Haddish, Owen Wilson, and Rosario Dawson.

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Jared Leto’s method of acting concerns fans:

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Jared Leto will be starring in Haunted Mission

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Well, on one side where people are really excited to watch Disney’s upcoming movie starring Jared Leto, some people are concerned about his acting. They say that the movie is going “to suck”. Fans are not really appreciating the decision of casting him. Some even say to uncast him as soon as possible.

The Hatbox Ghost’s design will be a lot similar to Haunted Mansion Ride. He has played the role of Joker in Suicide Squad and he has also won Oscars. His most recent work is 2022’s Morbius.

Here’s the tweet confirming the news of casting Jared Leto:

and here are some of the fan reactions:

These were a few of the comments which clearly show that they are not affirmative of the situation.

Haunted Mansion will be released on 10 March 2023.

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Written by Kathakali Sarkar