Life “Continuation of the Joker in the making” By weekster Posted on November 20, 2019 2 min read Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Director Todd Philips (48) is working on a sequel to his unexpected mega hit Joker. There is a possibility that actor Joaquin Phoenix (45) will return in the title role. The director works with scriptwriter Scott Silver, who also wrote the original, on the script. Moreover, according to THR, the director has a number of ideas at Warner in development for “origin stories” from other heroes in the DC Comics universe. In the Joker film a number of hints are already given about the history of Bruce Wayne on which new films can build. Joker passed the magical yield limit of 1 billion dollars last weekend. It is the first time that a film for 17 years and older reaches this milestone. The blockbuster beats Deadpool, which has yielded the most money so far. Joker also achieved a record in the first days after the release in October. In the opening weekend, the film with Joaquin Phoenix raised $ 93.5 million. The film is also popular in the Netherlands: it recently received the millionth visitor. The film also recently passed mega hit Avengers: Infinity War in the list of best performing comic films in the Netherlands ever.