Arthur Flec is a failed stand-up comedian who is driven insane to become the Joker and introducing the world to one of the greatest supervillains of all time.
Joker is an upcoming American psychological thriller film based on the extremely popular DC Comics character Joker. It is intended to be the first in a series of DC-based films separate from the DC Extended Universe.
The story centres around the iconic arch-nemesis and is an original, standalone story not seen before on the big screen. The exploration of Arthur Fleck (Joaquin Phoenix), a man disregarded by society, is not only a gritty character study, but also a broader cautionary tale. In the film, Arthur Fleck is driven to insanity and becomes the infamous psychopathic murderer… the Joker.
We will be definitely be seeing this funny guy on a big screen somewhere. Joker reaches movie theaters on the 4th October 2019. Put on a happy face!