Yes, That Was Jared Leto Climbing New York's Empire State Building

Why Jared Leto Climbed the Empire State Building

If you walked by the Empire State Building on the morning of Nov. 9, you were greeted with an unusual sight. 

No it wasn't a bird, nor a plane that you saw—but rather it was Jared Leto climbing the top 18 floors of the iconic New York City landmark. In fact, he ascended 1200 feet into the air, all the way to the ice shield at the base of the building's spire.

"I was more excited than nervous to tell you the truth," the Morbius actor told Today of his experience upon returning to the ground. "But I have to be honest, it was very very hard. It was a lot harder than I thought it would be. You know just the endurance that it took, the stamina that it took, and…