He's preparing for a major role as "not the man we fell in love with."

We remember being that happy… once. (Getty)

Today is a big day for blondes. You may recall that on Tuesday, we reported Jared Leto had cut off his famously long, luxurious hair in preparation for his role as the Joker in the upcoming film Suicide Squad. If you don't recall, play closer attention. Here's how he looked after the cut.

Now, Leto's transformation has come a step farther, as his short hair has been bleached blond. He showed off the look on Instagram:

Sources: Uproxx