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We’re one step nearer to the Joker sequel we’ve been craving. The highly-anticipated sequel Joker: Folie à Deux has wrapped filming as of April 2023. Joaquin Phoenix and Girl Gaga are going to knock our socks off as Joker and Harley Quinn.

Joker: Folie à Deux is the upcoming sequel to 2019’s Joker, which starred the Academy Award winner however didn’t characteristic The Crime Queen of Gotham Metropolis, Harley Quinn. The Grammy winner was reported to be in “early talks” to play the function in summer season 2022 and confirmed the information when she tweeted a teaser video.

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Girl Gaga filming scenes as Harley Quinn. (MEGA)

Followers have been ready on this sequel because the first movie’s launch. With Joaquin and Gaga taking part in the enduring evil duo, you recognize that is going to be a box-office juggernaut. Hollywood Life is breaking down all you should know: the discharge date, the solid, the plot, and extra.

How Far Into Prodcution Is Joker: Folie à Deux?

Joker: Folie à Deux wrapped filming on April 5, 2023. Todd and Gaga shared new images of Harley and Joker to rejoice. “That’s a wrap. Thanks to those two (+ your complete solid) and the BEST crew that the movie business has to supply. From high to backside. Gonna crawl right into a cave now (edit room) and put all of it collectively,” Todd wrote on Instagram. Gaga posted the identical picture of Harley and captioned it, “That’s a wrap X, Harleen.”

Followers had been gifted their first have a look at Harley Quinn and the Joker within the upcoming Joker sequel on Valentine’s Day 2023 when the film’s director, Todd Phillips shared a picture to his Instagram of Harley cradling Joker’s face simply inches from her personal. The pair appeared to only get executed locking lips, as Joker’s crimson lipstick was smeared on Harley’s lips. The picture, which will be seen right here, was additionally shared by Gaga. She captioned it with the movie’s title.

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Girl Gaga and Joaquin Phoenix filming the ‘Joker’ sequel. (Jose Perez / SplashNews)

Over the course of filming, Gaga and Joaquin had been noticed filming throughout New York. They had been notably seen filming on the enduring Joker stairs, that are situated in The Bronx.

Todd revealed Joker: Folie à Deux started filming on December 10, 2022. He took to Instagram to share the information with a picture of Joaquin getting his face shaved. “Day 1. Our boy. #joker,” he wrote.

Joker: Folie à Deux Launch Date

Joker: Folie à Deux is about to be launched on October 4, 2024. Joker was initially supposed to be a standalone movie, however the film’s success led to a sequel getting the inexperienced mild. Within the months after Joker’s launch, experiences a few sequel being developed went round. In June 2022, Todd confirmed Joker 2 by posting images on Instagram of the official script and Joaquin studying it.

Who Is In The Forged Of Joker: Folie à Deux?

We have now Arthur Fleck, a.okay.a. the Joker and Harley Quinn accounted for, however who else is anticipated to be within the highly-anticipated movie? Zazie Beetz is returning as Sophie Dumond, the one mom who resides in the identical house constructing as Arthur. The Joker created a fantastical relationship along with her within the 2019 movie, which abruptly ended when she discovered him in her house.

Zazie, Gaga, and Joaquin’s elements are the one ones named on the movie’s IMDb web page, though different names are listed. Brendan Gleeson, Catherine Keener, Harry Lawtey, and Jacob Lofland are additionally listed increased up within the film’s roster of actors, however their elements usually are not revealed. Harry, recognized for the HBO collection Trade, has a “massive” function within the movie, in response to Deadline.

As beforehand talked about, Todd is returning to direct the sequel. Impressively, he co-wrote the with Scott Silver and is producing with Bradley Cooper.

What Is the Plot Of Joker: Folie à Deux?

Together with the casting, the plot of Joker: Folie à Deux has been saved beneath wraps. Nonetheless, followers know it’s a musical. “It’s an fascinating choice. And I feel it’s actually thrilling to see the way it unfolds. And I feel it’s one way or the other logical on the identical time. It’s each logical and likewise very shocking,” composer Hildur Guðnadóttir informed Selection in January 2023. “For me in addition to the viewers. Up to now it’s simply been a extremely stunning dialog and I’m actually excited to see the way it unfolds.”

In response to Selection, the movie was given the R-rated label as a result of it accommodates “sturdy violence” and “transient full nudity.”

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Joaquin Phoenix returns as Arthur Fleck/Joker. (Jason Howard/ /MEGA)

We’re in for an actual deal with with Joker and Harley Quinn. Watching their partnership unfold goes to be a wild trip. “Folie à Deux” in French means “delusion or psychological sickness shared by two individuals in shut affiliation,” in response to Oxford Languages.

How Does Joker: Folie à Deux Work With Margot Robbie’s Films?

As followers know, Barbie star Margot Robbie performed Harley Quinn in 2020’s Birds of Prey and 2021’s Suicide Squad, which can confuse followers about how each variations of the chaotic however fan-favorite villain can exist. Gaga’s Harley “exists in a unique DC universe than Margot Robbie’s Harley Quinn,” in response to The Hollywood Reporter. Case solved!

Margot beforehand raved in regards to the “Simply Dance” hitmaker taking up the function. “It’s such an honor to have constructed a basis sturdy sufficient that Harley can now be a type of characters who different actors get to have a go at taking part in,” she mentioned throughout an October 2022 interview with MTV, per PEOPLE. “And I feel she’ll do one thing unimaginable with it.”