Jacob Lofland (‘The Son’ ‘The Maze Runner’ ‘Mud’) joins the new DC film ‘Joker 2’ as ‘an inmate in Arkham’s asylum who befriends Arthur Fleck the clown’, allegedly a Important supporting role.
The film is the follow-up to the 2019 hit ‘Joker’, titled ‘Joker: Folie à Deux’, a musical.
Joaquin Phoenix returns to play The Joker, Lady Gaga is the heroine, and is expected to play Harleen Quinzel, Zazie Beetz continues to play Sophie Dumond, and Brendan Gleeson and Catherine Keener also join.
We recently learned that Zazie Beetz is also in talks to reprise the role of Sophie Dumond from Joker, while Brendan Gleeson (“Mr. Mercedes”) is also part of the ensemble.Catherine Keener (Get Out, “Brand New Cherry Flavor”) recently joined the cast as well.
The sequel brings Joker back to theaters on October 4, 2024.Filming is expected to kick off in December of this year.
“Folie à Deux” is the term meaning “shared psychosis” or “shared delusional disorder,” which is likely a reference to the fact that Lady Gaga is playing Harley Quinn.
Todd Phillips and Scott Silver are writing the sequel to the hit 2019 movie.