Jared Leto takes on iconic role of Joker, says he was motivated by those who previously played role

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A group of the most dangerous villains unite for a top-secret mission to save the world in DC Comics' latest movie "Suicide Squad." FOX 4's Shawn Edwards chatted with the star, Jared Leto, about playing the iconic role of Joker.

"I know so many people care so much about this character, so it really was a good motivation for me," Leto said referring to all of the people who had previously played the role.

Leto says he also had the opportunity to share his input on how he wanted to make Joker appear.