Stop everything! The release date for ‘Joker: Folie A Deux’ has been confirmed, a film that will be directed by Todd Phillips and that could bring back Joaquin Phoenix accompanied by Lady Gaga for this sequel.
After the resounding worldwide success enjoyed by jokerthe film that gave Joaquin Phoenix his first Oscar, little has been revealed about the sequel, except that it will be titled Joker: Folie A Deux and that his own Phoenix is aware of the script, however, Warner Bros. recently confirmed the release date.
The information was confirmed by dead linewhere it is mentioned that Joker 2 will hit theaters on October 4, 2024exactly five years after the first installment. However, it has not been revealed so far if Phoenix will return as Arthur Fleck (although the decision seems obvious).
To this we must add that for months it has been speculated that Joker: Folie A Deuxcould put aside its dark narrative taken from comics and classics like Chinatown either Taxi driver, to become a musical co-starring Lady Gaga like Harley Quinn. This remains unconfirmed.
The report also notes that the production will start next December, so it would be a matter of time to know new details and, perhaps, the first leaks around the long-awaited sequel.
joker surpassed the barrier of one billion dollars in international collection, in addition to receiving 11 Oscar nominations, of which he obtained two victories: Best Actor for Joaquin Phoenix and Best Musical Composition for Hildur Guðnadóttir.. The international victories and the warm reception from the public created great expectations for this sequel that, little by little, has begun to take shape and now we have a release date.