Joaquin Phoenix on a possible sequel to ‘Joker’: “There are things we could do with this guy”

Andrea Zamora

As a child, she tore up Helen Slater’s Supergirl VHS tape from watching her so many times. He is still exploring the DC cinematic universe.

The interpreter, who won the Oscar for Best Actor in 2020 for giving life to the Clown Prince of Crime, has not confirmed whether a continuation on Arthur Fleck is a sure fact.

Joker, the film about the origins of Clown Prince of Crime from DC, was one of the great film titles of 2019. The film, directed by Todd Phillips and starring Joaquin Phoenix, grossed more than a billion dollars worldwide -pre-pandemic data- and achieved 11 Oscar nominations. Finally, he was raised with two statuettes: best Actor for Phoenix and Best soundtrack.

The idea of ​​repeating success with a second installment, with a Joker 2It is something that has been discussed since the film landed in theaters two years ago. For now, nothing seems clear, but its lead actor has recently spoken about the possibility of continuing to explore Arthur Fleck in the future.

“I mean, I don’t know,” Phoenix responds in The Playlist. “From filming we started … you know, he’s an interesting guy. There are some things we could do with this guy and we could [explorar] plus. But as to whether we will actually do it? I do not know“, he concludes.

‘Joker 2’ seems to go ahead with Todd Phillips as screenwriter

The latest news on a possible Joker 2 They are from May of this year. THR I affirm that the sequel is still among the plans of Warner Bros. So what Philips has signed an agreement to co-write the next installment. The aforementioned medium already published in 2019 that the continuation was being prepared at that time. However, the director himself stressed that they had “anticipated the starting signal” and that there was no contract.

The October 16 the DC FanDome, a virtual and global event for fans of the dc cinematic universe in which news about titles such as The Batman and Black Adam will be shown. Will this event be the perfect time to officially announce the sequel to Joker?