Joaquin Phoenix’s Joker sequel is releasing in October 2024, and Lady Gaga is joining the cast

Joaquin Phoenix in Joker. | Screenshot: Joker

The sequel to 2019’s Oscar-winning Joker is planned for release on October 4th, 2024. Deadline reported the news Thursday, and director Todd Phillips confirmed the release date in an Instagram post. Joaquin Phoenix, who won the Oscar for Best Actor for his portrayal of the character in the first movie, is returning, and Lady Gaga will be joining the cast.

The Instagram post doesn’t reveal who Gaga might play, but a potential role would be Joker’s long-standing partner Harley Quinn (previously played by Margot Robbie in the DCEU). The film is rumored to incorporate more musical elements, though, which would make Gaga a logical...

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Source: https://www.theverge.com/2022/8/4/23291705/joker-sequel-folie-a-deux-todd-phillips-joaquin-phoenix-october-2024