But during a recent interview, Joker director Todd Phillips shot down the possibility and simply assuring fans there will be more versions of the character down the line. “No, definitely not,” was how Phillips responded when asked if the two would appear together in a future film. “Oddly, in the states, comic books are our Shakespeare it seems, and you can do many many versions of Hamlet. There will be many more jokers, I’m sure, in the future.”
Todd Phillip’s Joker starring Joaquin Phoenix is set to open October 4 with Robert Pattinson’s rendition of Batman slated for some time 2021.
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