dead line He was the one who broke the news. Joker 2which has been officially titled Joker: Folie À Deux, will hit theaters on October 4, 2024. Likewise, this new production would arrive with slightly different tints to the first installment, and that is that Warner Bros. has confirmed that it will have a musical format.
In May 2021 we saw the first reports of Joker: Folie À Deux. Since then, we know that Todd Phillips would return to produce and direct. once again the feature film based on the iconic DC villain. On the other hand, Phillips and Scott Silver were in charge of writing the script that will bring the sequel to life, something they already did with the film released in 2019.
Although it is an official confirmation, it was one that was already coming. After all, it’s been known for a while that Warner had this day set aside for a movie release. Today we finally know that it is the sequel to jokerY dead line suggests that production could start in December of this same 2022.
On the other hand, reports seem to suggest that the release date announcement for Joker 2 comes as an attempt to divert attention from the cancellation of batgirl. Apparently, the film was almost finished when Warner Bros. decided to cancel its production. Of course, about 90 million dollars had already been allocated for its development.
More details about Joker: Folie À Deux
Joker 2 It will arrive in the form of a musical in all the cinemas of the world. In addition, we know that the singer and actress Lady Gaga will be in charge of giving life to Harley Quinnthe famous villain who has already been played by Margot Robbie in productions such as the suicide squad Y Birds of prey.
Of course, we’ll have Oscar winner Joaquin Phoenix once again portraying DC’s deranged villain. According to the report, the actor would be asking for about 20 million dollars to play his role in Joker: Folie À Deux.
At the time, joker managed to accumulate the not inconsiderable figure of one billion dollars in global box office. In addition, the film was nominated for 11 Oscars, of which it ended up winning two, one for Joaquin Phoenix in the category of Best Actor, and another for Best Soundtrack, an award given to musician Hildur Guðnadóttir.
Everything seems to indicate that the future of DC depends on Joker: Folie À Deux and of Flashadaptation that has been confirmed for 2023. After all, the suicide squad, a tape that had everything to be a success, ended up being a box office flop. Likewise, DC League of Super Pets had one of the worst debuts of 2022below the controversial Lightyear from Pixar.