Jared Leto

Jared Leto Stands With The "Dreamers" and LGBTQ Community: 
Jared Leto took home the Oscar for Best Supporting Actor for his role as a transgender woman in Dallas Buyers Club. The actor made it a point to thank the brave and inspiring people who inspired the film. Leto was also the only actor who acknowledge the turmoil in Venezuela and Ukraine. "To all the dreamers out there around the world, watching this tonight, in places like the Ukraine and Venezuela, I want to say we are here," he said. "As you struggle to make your dreams happen, to live in the impossible, we’re thinking of you tonight."
The actor also warmly acknowledged the LGBTQ community and remembered all those who have lost their lives to AIDS. "This is for the 36 million people who have lost the battle to AIDS, and to those of you out there who have ever felt injustice because of who you are or who you love, tonight I stand here in front of the world for you. Thank you so much and goodnight!"
Bravo, Jared! 

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Miranda Noland,

Miranda Noland is the Senior Photo Editor for Latina.com. She handles all the photo needs for the site and occasionally writes a thing or two. Growing up in a small town in Missouri, she collected (and hoarded) magazines and dreamed of working at one someday. She studied art and design at Drury University and moved to New York City after graduating. She loves being an aunt to her two nephews and has recently moved to be closer to them. She's a pop culture junkie who watches way too much television, and she still hoards magazines.