Production is now underway on Todd Phillips’ Joker origin film starring Phoenix in the titular role.
The Joker origin film hits theaters in October 2019.
Baldwin was announced to play Bruce Wayne’s father.
Todd Phillip’s gritty character study is officially called Joker.
Directed by Todd Phillips, the film is meant to be darker and more experimental in tone and content than previous DC comic book tentpoles.
Geoff Johns is also out as chief creative officer as DC Films president Walter Hamada shakes up the slate.
Get ready for the Suicide Squad spin-off that someone apparently asked for.
The parody clip also features an appearance from Wiseau’s Room co-star, Greg Sestero.
Joaquin Phoenix in talks to play The Joker in new standalone film from Todd Phillips and Martin Scorsese
The origin film will exist separate from the DC Universe blockbusters currently starring Jared Leto.
That’s according to the late actor’s sister, Kate Ledger.
Jared Leto and Margot Robbie will reprise their Suicide Squad roles for the DC Extended Universe film.
Hamill’s villainous alter ego, The Trumpster, returns.