Joaquin Phoenix Joker film is greenlit!!!

The Hollywood Reporter has revealed Warner Bros. has officially greenlit the standalone Joker origin movie that will be separate from the current DC cinematic universe.

In addition,  Joaquin Phoenix who has been rumored for the role has officially finalized his deal to star as the Clown Prince of Crime.

 The standalone film will be apart of the separate DC Cinematic Universe that tells darker more intimate stories involving DC heroes and villains. An official announcement is expected at San Diego Comic-Con 2018.