Not that we've seen anything of too much heaviness from Joker director Todd Phillips, best known for the Hangover trilogy and Old School. Now it's unclear if Scorsese is actually going to be a credited producer on Joker, but his regular partners Emma Tillinger Koskoff and Richard Baratta (both collaborators on The Wolf of Wall Street and the upcoming The Irishman) are on board.
Jared Leto played the most recent incarnation of the character in 2016's Suicide Squad.
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The movie is also said to have a budget of around $55 million. The movie is being described as "exploration of a man disregarded by society [that] is not only a gritty character study, but also a broader cautionary tale", according to THR.
Warner Bros. announced Wednesday that the film now has a release date: October 4, 2019.
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