Todd Phillips' Joker, which stars Joaquin Phoenix in the title role, is not related to the larger DC film universe, which reportedly still has Jared Leto in the role of the Clown Prince of Crime. It releases on October 4, 2019.
The latest look is the most intriguing since it depicts Joaquin Phoenix's Joker as an actual performing clown in a circus. Was he a circus clown before he became insane? It also shows what may be the softer side of the famed DC villain.