Whereas actual plot particulars are nonetheless scarce, we’re studying extra about who will probably be showing in Todd Phillips’ Joker sequel, titled Joker: Folie à Deux. The newest addition, at the least in line with Deadline, is Brendan Gleeson.
Phillips is again directing, and co-wrote the script for the brand new film with Scott Silver. Joaquin Phoenix has landed a hefty deal to return because the troubled Arthur Fleck, wannabe comic and mentally troubled crusader who finally ends up spreading chaos in Gotham Metropolis.
We additionally know that Girl Gaga is co-starring, and although her character stays largely underneath wraps, hypothesis persists that she’s enjoying a model of Harley Quinn. Zazie Beetz was extra lately confirmed as in talks to return as Sophie Dumond from the primary film.
As for Gleeson, his character continues to be a thriller. Joker ended with Phoenix’s Fleck locked away in Arkham Asylum, so there’s potential for the brand new recruit to play one other prisoner/affected person, a health care provider or probably even the Joker universe’s Commissioner Gordon.
Joker: Folie à Deux kicks off taking pictures in December and is presently set to reach on 4 October, 2024. As for Gleeson, he’ll subsequent be seen in Martin McDonagh’s newest, The Banshees Of Inisherin, out in UK cinemas on 21 October, and about which you’ll learn extra now proper right here.