Joker finally hits cinemas across the globe from this week and to celebrate we’ve got a new video interview with lead actor Joaquin Phoenix.
In the player below you can catch the actor discussing crafting the character as well as shooting the movie and just how audiences will react to the piece.
Most interestingly Phoenix also discusses his reaction to reading the Joker script and how it led him to take on the role.
Phillips directs from a screenplay he co-wrote with writer Scott Silver, based on characters from DC. The film is being produced by Phillips and Bradley Cooper under their Joint Effort banner, and Emma Tillinger Koskoff. It is executive produced by Richard Baratta, Joseph Garner and Bruce Berman.
The film stars Joaquin Phoenix in the title role, also starring are Zazie Beetz, Bill Camp, Frances Conroy, Brett Cullen, Glenn Fleshler, Douglas Hodge, Marc Maron, Josh Pais, and Shea Whigham.
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