At the beginning of June we found out that there would be “Joker 2”; the writer and director of the movie ‘Joker’, Todd Philipsshared photographs of the possible script that will narrate the continuation of the story of Arthur Fleck -better known as Joker- who plays the actor Joaquin Phoenix, Oscar winner for that role.
On Wednesday, a spokesperson for film distributor Warner Bros announced the release date for the sequel, called Joker: Folie a Deux.
Ready? will be the October 4, 2024.
“Joker: Folie a Deux” will star Joaquin Phoenix, reprising his role as the main character who represents an origin story for the Joker. archenemy of DC Comics superhero Batmanaccording to a spokesman for the studio.
The 2019 film, which was nominated for an Oscar in the Best Picture category and won for Best Original Score and Best Leading Actor, was directed and produced by Todd Phillips, who co-wrote the script with Scott Silver.
The story traced the psychological descent of the film’s protagonist, a Failed party clown and aspiring comedian Arthur Fleckand the social forces that transformed him from a downcast loner into a cold-blooded killer who inspires a wave of violence in the fictional metropolis of Gotham.
Warner Bros. did not provide further details on the sequel.. but the magazine Variety reported that the new production will be a musical and it is expected that Lady Gaga play Joker co-conspirator Harley Quinn.
phoenix47, known for playing disturbing or emotionally troubled characters, was widely acclaimed for one of the most chilling and disturbing interpretations of modern cinema, acclaimed by many critics.
He was the second actor to win an Academy Award for portraying the Joker, following in the footsteps of Heath Ledger, who posthumously won the Oscar for best supporting actor for his portrayal of the character in “The Dark Knight” in 2008. (Reuters)