Todd Phillips shares first photo of Joaquin Phoenix on ‘Joker 2’ set

Todd Phillips shares first photo of Joaquin Phoenix on ‘Joker 2’ set

Arthur Fleck is back.

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Officially, Gotham City’s most famous villain is back in business.

Saturday director Todd Phillips The first day of filming the sequel to his highly-acclaimed 2019 film was commemorated JokerTitle Joker: Folie a Deux, Post a photo of Joaquin Phoenix As the clown prince of crime on Instagram.

The image shows a Phoenix, who is extremely battered and in poor health. He is wearing a shirtless look while he gets shaved.

Phillips captioned Phillips’ post with “Day 1. Our boy. #joker.”

Warner Bros. representatives did not immediately respond when EW asked them for comment.

It is different from its predecessor Joker: Folie a Deux Is a musical that According to reports, it takes place at Arkham AsylumThe Joker’s notorious psychiatric hospital, the Joker, has been featured in many DC comics, films, TV and film installments.

Phoenix will not be directing this film on his own — it’s title, Folie a DeuxLiterally, it means “madness shared between two” and refers a state of psychosis that is shared by two people. Arthur Fleck, his character, will be joining him on his maddening quest. Lady GagaAs an alternate Harley Quinn, he stars alongside Catherine Keener, Zazie Beetz, Brendan Gleeson.

Phillips isn’t the only one to use social media to casually share details about his life. Folie a Deux. He was inaugurated in June. Announced the title of the sequel He posted a photo of the script along with an image of a Phoenix smoking cigarettes flipping through it. He also Lady Gaga confirmed her involvement Here’s an animated clip of Harley and Joker dancing in October

Joker: Folie A Deux Madly laughing its way into theaters on Oct. 4, 2024

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