Joker: Folie A Deux release date announced : Joaquin Phoenix is set to return to the theaters with the sequel to his 2019 release ‘Joker’. The title of the film is ‘Joker: Folie A Deux’. This film will come in the year 2024. The film will hit the theaters on October 4, 2024, five years after the Todd Phillips-directed first part released in 2019, reports Variety.
Film will be musical
The sequel to Joaquin Phoenix’s Oscar-winning film ‘Joker’, ‘Joker: Folie A Deux’ will be a musical action drama. Lady Gaga may play Harley Quinn’s Clown Prince in this film. There have been reports of Lady Gaga joining the film for a long time. But till now no official announcement has been made about this.
Phoenix will get such a big amount
According to ‘Variety’, ‘Joker’ was supposed to be a standalone film, but it was watched by 1 billion people globally. After that the idea of its sequel was taken. Actor Joaquin Phoenix is also asking for big money to reprise the role of Arthur Fleck. You will be surprised to know that Phoenix is being paid $ 20 million as a fee for ‘Joker: Folie a Deux’.
Todd Phillips will be the director
“Variety” further states that Todd Phillips is returning to direct the sequel. Joker, directed by him, received a total of 11 Oscar nominations. He is also working on the story and script with Scott Silver.