Good news for Lady Gaga fans. After the success of several films that he has starred in, now the singer nicknamed Little Monster will add his flying hours in the acting world by joining the sequel to the Joker 2 film.
The news of Lady Gaga’s joining was uploaded to Joaquin Phoenix’s Instagram account, who will still play Arthur Fleck or the Joker.
“Confirmed! Lady Gaga will appear in Joker 2 with Joaquin Phoenix,” wrote the Instagram account @joaquinphoenix_rocks, Friday, August 5, 2022.
In his upload, Joaquin Phoenix’s account also shared a silhouette image of the Joker dancing with a female figure, indicated by Harley Quinn, possibly played by Lady Gaga. The Joker sequel will be titled Joker: Folie Deux, a medical term for a mental condition.
The film will be directed by Todd Phillips and is scheduled to hit theaters on April 24, 2024.
The 51-year-old director recently released a red cover leak about the scenario for the sequel to the Joker film, which will be titled Joker: Folie Deux.
As previously reported, apart from inviting Joaquin Phoenix to play Arthur Fleck again, now the director is reportedly exploring with Lady Gaga to bring out the Harley Quinn character.
As reported by the Hollywood Reporter, Tuesday, June 14, 2022, Lady Gaga is currently in the process of negotiating for a Joker sequel.
“Lady Gaga is in early talks to star opposite Joaquin Phoenix in the Todd Phillips-directed Joker sequel,” the Hollywood Reporter said.
In the scenario Todd Phillips and Scott Silver have prepared, there are leaks of the Joker sequel film which will be a musical. Lady Gaga herself is not the first time working with Todd Phillips.
The two had worked together on A Star is Born, where the 51-year-old produced the film directed by Bradley Cooper.
Meanwhile, thanks to her acting in A Star is Born, Lady Gaga’s name in the world of Hollywood cinema began to be taken into account.