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Teaser Trailer for Todd Phillips' 'Joker' Coming on Wednesday
One of those may NOT be a CinemaCon exclusive, because the first teaser trailer for Todd Phillips' upcoming Joker film starring Joaquin Phoenix as the Clown Prince of Crime will hit tomorrow, Wednesday April 3rd. We know this because director Phillips shared this post on his Instagram, complete with a poster and an assurance that the teaser[...]
Chris Hemsworth to Play Hulk Hogan in Todd Phillips-Directed Biopic
Chris Hemsworth will play another larger-than-life figure as wrestling icon Hulk Hogan in a biopic directed by Todd Phillips. Chris HemsworthPhoto by Tinseltown / Phillips working alongside his The Joker scribe Scott Silver will reunite to work on the film Joining them is John Pollono, who will co-write the script with Silver, according to the[...]
Zazie Beetz Reveals MASSIVE Rewrites on Todd Phillip's 'Joker'
Literally, we would go into [director/co-writer Todd Phillips'] trailer and write the scene for the night and then do it … During hair and makeup we'd memorize those lines and then do them, and then we'd reshoot that three weeks later We had to do everything then because Joaquin [Phoenix] had lost so much weight[...]
Todd Phillips Shares Yet Another 'Joker' BTS Photo- It's…Okay?
Director Todd Phillips just loves to share images of his upcoming Joker film starring Joaquin Phoenix. We're not complaining really, its just…..strange. Today, Phillips shared this [actually interesting, what?!] image of Phoenix taking a smoke break on set in costume on his Instagram account, crediting the image to Niko Tavernise:   View this post on Instagram   On set[...]
Official Cast List for Todd Phillips' 'Joker' Released by Warner Bros.
Hot on the heels of today's Thomas Wayne casting announcement for Todd Phillips' Joker film for Warner Bros., we get even more casting news for the upcoming film starring Joaquin Phoenix. This is a Warner Bros press release as reported on by Principal photography has begun on Warner Bros Pictures' Joker, starring Oscar nominee Joaquin Phoenix in the title[...]
Brett Cullen to Play Thomas Wayne in Todd Phillips' Joker Movie
Remember that 12 hour turn around of the Thomas Wayne casting announcement for Todd Phillips' Joker film with Alec Baldwin?  He *was* in, then he wasn't As of today, we know who's taking over the role. says that Brett Cullen (Person of Interest, Narcos, Ghost Rider) has been tapped to take over the position of Bruce Wayne's father. [...]
Todd Phillips Shares Photo of Joaquin Phoenix, Calls Him Arthur
There's no telling when we'll actually get to see any glimpse of Joaquin Phoenix in Todd Phillips' Joker film, but maybe he'll look a little something like this? Todd Phillips, photo byDFree / Phillips shared this image to his personal Instagram today of Phoenix, with the title, "Arthur".   View this post on Instagram   Arthur. A post shared by Todd Phillips[...]
Report: Composer Hildur Gudnadottir to Score Todd Phillips's Joker Movie
Take this with a grain of Brand X salt, but we may know who will be composing the score for Todd Phillips's upcoming The Joker origin movie starring Joaquin Phoenix: Hildur Gudnadottir. Hildur Gudnadottir, photo courtesy of According to Film Music Reporter, Hildur Gudnadottir has been brought on score the film, which at this time still doesn't have[...]
Marc Maron Confirms 'The Joker' Movie Involvement on His Podcast
Earlier in the week, there were various reports stating that GLOW's Marc Maron was joining the Todd Phillips-directed Joaquin Phoenix-starring The Joker origin film None of them were really *confirmed* per-say, until Maron talked about it on his podcast, WTF podcast (episode 938). "Alright, well yes, it is true It is true people[...]
Joaquin Phoenix in 2018
Credit: Denis Makarenko / Yes, it'll be the second Joker film we're getting, because apparently that Jared Leto one is still happening, at some point, even though he's going to be playing Morbius the Living Vampire for Sony. In a recent chat with Collider, Phoenix commented on coming to the project, and how passionate director Todd Phillips is: "Three or[...]
Joaquin Phoenix
The Hangover director Todd Phillips is making a standalone Joker flick for Warner Bros., and Joaquin Phoenix is the top choice of the studio to play the Joker, according to a report from THR Phoenix and Phillips beat out past prospects for the solo Joker movie, which once included Leonardo DiCaprio. Editorial credit: Featureflash Photo Agency[...]
After 40 Years, Mack Bolan Gets Cast And Heads To The Big Screen
The deal is for the 38 original books, the 870+ ghost-written novels and includes the spin-off series Able Team, Phoenix Force, Super Bolan and Stony Man. Joining Cooper on the Warner Bros project will be director Todd Phillips (The Hangover) and screenwriter Shane Salerno (Aliens Vs Predator: Requiem).   After 40 years and over 900 different volumes[...]