Then, when the film came out, Leto's character had been more-or-less edited out of it.
Per Variety, it looks like we won't be starving for Joker movies anytime soon as Jared Leto's Joker will now receive his own standalone feature that is wholly unconnected from the Todd Phillips-directed origin feature that was announced past year. While the critics responded poorly to Suicide Squad, the film was a huge box office success, raking in $746.8 million worldwide.
According to Variety, Warner Bros is diving back into the DC universe, with plans for a Jared Leto-starring Joker solo movie. The new announcement of Jared Leto's version of the Clown Prince of Crime will reportedly take place within the DCEU and both movies will allow for other actors to portray the Joker in the future.
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The second film reportedly has Joaquin Phoenix attached to star and will fall under an Origins banner. Much like how Warner Bros. stressed past year that that film did not mean Leto was out as the Clown Prince of Crime in the DCU, it would seem Phillips' film isn't off the table either. Yet. This marks the latest extension of the Suicide Squad universe after Warner Bros. previously announced that Margot Robbie's Harley Quinn would be getting her own movie. And given how not everyone was able to stomach the little that they did see of Leto's Joker makes it even more confusing.
While specific plot details remain unknown, reports suggest the studio is looking to expand the Suicide Squad world with a series of installments.
Moreover, the marketing campaign for the film was poorly done, as it focused on Leto's character when the movie didn't actually revolve around him.