Hangover-director working on a film about The Joker
Todd Phillips, the director of The Hangover series, is writing the script of a movie about The Joker, the most well-known enemy of Batman.
He does this along with Scott Silver, who earlier was responsible for the films 8 Mile (with Eminem) and The Fighter. Possible goes Phillips the Joker-movie directing, but for this job he is still in negotiation, reports The Hollywood Reporter.
The project falls under a new label of DC Entertainment, including movies, are independent of previously made large example. So will the Joker be played by Jared Leto, who is the character played in Suicide Squad, but by a different actor. The story is likely to play in Gotham City (the fictional city where Batman lives) in the eighties.
There are rumors that director Martin Scorsese (The Wolf of Wall Street), the movie is going to produce, but THR reports that it is still by no means certain.