Pop star and actress Girl Gaga appeared to validate her casting in the impending movement picture sequel to the Oscar-profitable psychological thriller “Joker” on Thursday by putting up a musical teaser on Twitter.
The musical clip depicts silhouettes dancing together to the tune of the track “Cheek to Cheek”, at first created by Irving Berlin in 1935 for the Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers film Prime Hat, with the names Phoenix and Gaga flashing on the display.
“Joker: Folie a Deux”, which will see Joaquin Phoenix reprise his function as the titular character, is set for launch in theatres on Oct. 4, 2024.
Phoenix had to start with performed the job in the 2019 film “Joker”, which gained him the Academy Award for most effective actor, depicted an origin story for the arch enemy of DC Comics’ superhero Batman.
No more aspects about the sequel have been promptly designed readily available by Warner Bros. But Hollywood trade publication Range has noted the new creation will be a musical with Lady Gaga predicted to participate in Joker’s co-conspirator, Harley Quinn.
If verified, Lady Gaga will be the latest in a very long line of actresses who have played or voiced the legendary character of Harley Quinn. Most recently, Margot Robbie performed the job of the ‘Crime Queen of Gotham City’ in the 2020 film “Birds of Prey” and in “The Suicide Squad” the pursuing 12 months.
It is unclear if Robbie will keep on as Harley Quinn. Even so, the Joker flicks featuring Phoenix are set in a separate cinematic universe, which would probably signify Robbie can continue to reprise her part as the iconic villain in any long run motion pictures.
Folie à deux is a scarce psychiatric syndrome also recognized as shared psychosis, probable hinting at the historically co-dependent relationship among Joker and Harley Quinn…Reuters