The sequel to the 2019 Oscar winner jester is scheduled for release on October 4, 2024, Term reports. Director Todd Phillips previously confirmed that the sequel was moving forward in June under the title Joker: Madness for Twowhich literally translates to “madness for two”.
Joaquin Phoenix, who won the Best Actor Oscar for his portrayal of the character in the first film, is expected to return for the sequel. Variety reports, while Lady Gaga is reportedly in talks to star alongside him, according to the hollywood reporter. Speculation is that Gaga may play Harley Quinn, Joker’s longtime partner (previously played by Margot Robbie in the DCEU), and that Gaga’s potential involvement could even lead the film to incorporate more musical elements.
Despite jester Originally intended as a standalone film, its success at the box office and Academy Awards (where it received 11 nominations, including Best Picture) made a sequel an obvious choice. That’s especially the case given the spotty performance of Warner Bros. movies based on DC Comics titles. Although this year the batman was widely regarded as a hit (with a sequel quickly approved), Ezra Miller’s solo outing as The flash has been mired in difficulties, and last year the suicide squad it failed at the box office.
production in the jester The sequel will be released in December, Term reports.