The sequel to the Academy award American psychological thriller film Joker is one of Hollywood’s most awaited movies. It is titled Joker: Folie a Deux. Joker 2 will be a musical.
With the upcoming film, we will see actor Jaoquin Phoenix reprise his role as the Joker, a fan favorite who appeared in Christopher Nolan’s 2008 superhero film The Dark Knight. Heath Ledger, the late Australian actor, played a role in that film.
The first movie (Joker) was released on October 4, 2019, and received overwhelmingly good reviews from both the general public and critics, with all praises going to Phoenix’s performance as the Joker, the direction, visual style, editing, and so on. It was the first R-rated film to gross more than $1 billion.
Also, Phoenix won the Academy Award for Best Actor for his outstanding acting performance, so fans are eagerly anticipating the upcoming sequel.
About The Film
The first film tells the origin story of the Joker, who is best known as Batman’s infamous foe. According to reports, the sequel’s concept may keep changing, and it will be musical. Furthermore, the plot revolves around Arthur Fleck, a would-be comedian who becomes depressed due to his circumstances and turns to murder. Set in the 1980s in the fictional city of Gotham City, The Joker 2 will pick up where the first film left off.
Joker 2 Makers and Star Cast
Tod Phillip, who directed the first film and received a lot of praise for his work, will direct Joker 2. It was also revealed that the script was written by Todd Phillips and Scott Silver.
Phoenix is gearing up to reprise his role as Arthur Fleck, a mentally ill, improvised party clown and stand-up comedian who is shunned by society, and whose history of abuse leads him to become a nihilistic criminal with a clown motif.
Since the film’s announcement, there has been a lot of debate about popular Hollywood singer and actress Lady Gaga joining the cast as the female lead. According to reports, the singer is portraying Harley Quinn, the Joker’s sidekick and a popular DC comic character created by Paul Dini and Bruce Timm.
Joker 2 Release Date
The release date for Joke 2 has been announced, and it is now revealed that the film will be released in theatres on October 4, 2024, 5 years after the first film. Surprisingly, the release date was the same.
Joker: Folie à Deux
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