Jared Leto has shared the first official full look at Morbius.
Leto, who will be playing the titular role in the film, recently shared a short video of his character standing in place on a rainy street corner. You can check it out below.
While Leto had previously shared a photo of himself in-character from the film’s set at the start of principal photography, his face was mosrtly obscured by the production slate, while leaked set photos and videos have revealed Leto during filming. Judging by Leto’s latest post, his character will have take on the role of a lethal protector from the shadows and by himself.
In the comic books, Dr. Michael Morbius is a scientist who would be transformed into a vampire-like monster. Although initially a Spider-Man villain, the character would later become a hero in his own right, even going as far as headlining his own Marvel NOW! comic book series, 2013’s Morbius: The Living Vampire by Joe Keatinge and Richard Elson.
Directed by Daniel Espinosa (Life) from a script written by Burk Sharpless and Matt Sazama (Lost in Space), Sony’s Morbius stars Jared Leto as the titular character, Matt Smith as Loxias Crown, Adria Arjona as Martine Bancroft and Jared Harris. The film will hit theaters July 31, 2020.