the Papa paparazzi Lady Gaga’s Harley Quinn has been caught in a bad romance. On Valentine’s Day, director Todd Phillips shared his first look at Gaga as Harleen Quinzel opposite Joaquin Phoenix’s co-star Arthur Fleck in joker: Foley à Deux, DC’s upcoming musical sequel to the 2019 movie. But it wasn’t until paparazzi snapped a bunch of photos that fans got to go into Gaga’s clown costume (and talk about the potential appearance of another villain from Batman’s universe). And now, a new snap from the set confirms that Joker and Harley are “crazy in love” with an insane photo of Arkham State psychiatrist-turned-inmate Harley Quinn.
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New look at Joker: Folie à Deux, featuring Joaquin Phoenix and Lady Gaga.# Joker 2 # Hahaha #lady gaga pic.twitter.com/bPbX99XJIV
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Little is known about the sequel, which adapts the crazy love story of the two comic book super heroes. Foley a Deux – Which means “a shared mental delusion or illness between two closely related people” – previously reported to occur mostly within Arkham, with Gaga’s Quinn treating the Phoenix’s joker as a patient. last Rumors suggested the joker The sequel is a musical because it’s from Quinn’s perspective, and “that’s how you see things” (read: illusions).
Along with Phoenix and Gaga, the Joker 2 The cast includes Catherine Keener (Being John Malkovich), Brendan Gleeson (Anisherin from Inisherin) and Harry Lottie (industry) in undisclosed roles. Zazie Beetz, who played Arthur’s neighbor Sophie Dumond in the first film, reprises her role. The set of photos have hinted at the existence of Gotham City DA Harvey Dent, but it’s unclear if future Two-Face will make a physical appearance.
Set in the early 1980s Gotham City, the year 2019 joker It was a gritty character study and exploration of Arthur Fleck (Phoenix), a stand-up comedian ignored by society. Warner Bros. called the billion-dollar, Oscar-winning film “a broader cautionary tale” about madness.
Warner Bros. will release Joker: Folie à Deux Only in theaters October 4, 2024. Including upcoming DC movies the light (June 16), blue beetle (18 August), Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom (December 25), w Batman – Part Two (October 3, 2025).