Joaquin Phoenix Officially Signed           For Joker Origin…

Joaquin Phoenix Officially Signed
          For Joker Origin Film

Todd Phillips is directing the film which will begin shooting this September in New York. Phillips also co-wrote the script with Scott Silver for the Joker standalone flick, which Warner Bros describes as being 

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an “exploration of a man disregarded by society [that] is not only a gritty character study, but also a broader cautionary tale.” 

The movie will have a smaller budget of around $55 million. Joaquin’s Joker story is described as a darker and will be similar to a crime drama. 

No release date has been set, but a 2019 release is possible.