The upcoming Joker movie, titled “Joker: Folie à Deux,” is already creating a massive wave of excitement among fans of the iconic villain. Directed by Todd Phillips, this new film promises to be a fascinating exploration of the Joker’s character, and it will also feature Lady Gaga as Harley Quinn, the Joker’s longtime love interest and partner in crime.
“Joker: Folie à Deux” was shot in New York City, USA, and wrapped on the last April 5th; this movie is set to be released in theaters worldwide in October 2024. This location is fascinating for fans. New York City has played a significant role in many iconic Joker storylines in the comics, including “The Killing Joke” and “Death of the Family.”
Lady Gaga’s involvement in the project has also caused a stir among fans. The singer-turned-actress has shown her acting skills in previous films, such as “A Star is Born,” which granted her an Academy Award, and her performance as Harley Quinn is sure to be one of the movie’s highlights. Many of the fans have been following closely the shooting of the film throughout the city of New York, and this is what we have found so far:
Just like The Joker, Harley Quinn did a little dance on the stairs 😏pic.twitter.com/Pgj3b32C8y
— Lady Gaga Now 🃏 (@ladygaganownet) April 1, 2023
— Ryan | Lady Gaga 🏳️🌈 (@ryanleejohnson) April 3, 2023
Details about the plot of “Joker: Folie à Deux” are still scarce, but Todd Phillips has described the movie as a “psychological thriller” that will delve deeper into the Joker’s psyche. The movie’s title, which translates to “madness for Two,” suggests a closer examination of the Joker’s relationship with Harley Quinn and how their toxic love affair drives them to greater heights of insanity. The fans managed to capture what can be one of the most relevant scenes of the movie, and here is a sneak peek of what we can expect from this love-hate relationship:
we are really about to get the accurate portrayal of the Joker and Harley Quinn’s abusive relationship in cinematic… lady gaga is acting ACTING
— allure (@allurequinn) April 3, 2023
The film’s setting in New York City has also been of great interest to fans, curious to see how the city’s gritty, urban landscape will be incorporated into the movie. The Joker has often been associated with the darker, seedier side of the town, and fans are eager to see how this aspect of the character will be portrayed in “Joker: Folie à Deux.”
In addition to Lady Gaga, the film will feature a talented cast, including Joaquin Phoenix, who reprises his role as the Joker, and Frances Conroy, who plays the Joker’s mother. The film promises to be a thrilling and thought-provoking exploration of one of the most iconic villains in popular culture. With Lady Gaga joining the cast as Harley Quinn, it’s sure to be an unforgettable cinematic experience.