Jared Leto’s ‘Super Mario’ Italian accent in ‘House of Gucci’ mocked

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It’s-a me, Mario!

Ridley Scott’s vogue drama, “House of Gucci,” has been harpooned with horrible critiques — The Post known as it “abysmal” — but it surely’s hardly the worst criticism lobbed on the much-hyped movie.

Ruthless Twitter critics have lasered in on Jared Leto’s accent, taking potshots on the actor’s efficiency, which many analogized to the titular character in “Super Mario.”

“Jared Leto’s accent reminded of Mario/Luigi,” scoffed one critic concerning the 49-year-old Oscar winner, who portrays bumbling Italian vogue mogul Paolo Gucci in the crime biopic, which additionally stars Lady Gaga, Al Pacino and Adam Driver.

Another critiqued, “Jared Leto’s ‘It’s-a me, Mario!’ approach to the Italian accent, which does the job — he’s supposed to be a buffoon — but still rubs me the wrong way (as someone who grew up in Northern Italy).”

Many ripped Leto's portrayal of Paulo Gucci as an Italian caricature.
Many ripped Leto’s portrayal of Paulo Gucci as an Italian caricature.
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One offended party described Leto’s unintentional cartoon plumber impression as “pure anti-Italianism,” a fear echoed in Chris Pratt’s current casting as Mario in the upcoming “Super Mario Bros.” film.

From left: Lady Gaga, Adam Driver, Al Pacino, Jared Leto, Giannina Facio and Ridley Scott attend "The House of Gucci" LA premiere at the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures on Thursday, Nov. 18, 2021, in Los Angeles.
From left: Lady Gaga, Adam Driver, Al Pacino, Jared Leto, Giannina Facio and Ridley Scott attend the “House of Gucci” LA premiere Nov. 18.
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However, different Twitter linguists thought the “Suicide Squad” actor sounded extra Eastern European than Italian.

“Look, I’ll just say it: Jared Leto’s Russian accent in House of Gucci was waaaaayyyyy off the mark,” flamed one detractor.

Some noticed Leto’s goofy voice because the one upside to the “mess of a biopic,” which was certainly panned by many critics.

Of course, the “Requiem for a Dream” star’s voice wasn’t the one problematic accent in “House of Gucci.” Viewers additionally lambasted Lady Gaga’s flip as Patrizia Reggiani, who infamously enlisted a hitman to whack her ex-husband, Maurizio Gucci, in 1995.

“Mother Monster comes off as Russian as Boris and Natasha, Mikhail Gorbachev and a cold bowl of borscht,” The Post’s movie critic Johnny Oleksinski described in his current movie evaluate.

Jared Leto attends the premiere of "House of Gucci" at Rose Theater at Jazz at Lincoln Center on Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2021, in New York.
Leto attends the premiere of “House of Gucci” at Rose Theater at Jazz at Lincoln Center Nov. 16.
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Even the film’s dialect coach Francesca De Martini ripped the 35-year-old singer’s efficiency, telling the Daily Beast, “I feel bad saying this, but her accent is not exactly an Italian accent, it sounds more Russian” — regardless of months of apply by Gaga.

“House of Gucci” hits theaters Nov. 24.