Jared Leto’s Joker was on no account a part of Justice League when Zack Snyder or Joss Whedon have been involved, so the announcement that the actor will be reprising his place as Suicide Squad‘s divisive Clown Prince of Crime for the reshoots took followers unexpectedly and likewise generated a mix of enthusiasm and confusion.
The defaced Robin costume that was glimpsed throughout the Batcave all through Batman v Superman: Daybreak of Justice made it pretty clear that the Joker was answerable for the murder of Dick Grayson, leading to speculation that Leto shall be restricted to flashbacks when he returns in Justice League as a approach so as to add some additional depth to the backstory of Ben Affleck’s Darkish Knight.
Nevertheless, the Joker has already been teased for the Snyder Lower, when the DC FanDome trailer included a fragile participating in card billowing throughout the wind in the midst of the opening shot of the Knightmare timeline, whereas it was moreover seen in Batman v Superman that the Caped Crusader has the very same card strapped to his gun.
Whereas it seems unlikely that Leto will difficulty into the extended Knightmare sequences, which are set to play a quite a bit bigger place throughout the all-new model of Justice League, we’d successfully be getting a proof as to why Bruce has saved his arch-nemesis’ calling card on his particular person on a regular basis.
Both means, Leto’s Joker seems to be wish to be going from forgotten man that the DCEU would pretty not acknowledge to an integral part of the franchise’s Batman mythos, and primarily based totally on the spate of present surprises surrounding the franchise it will not be the ultimate we see of the Academy Award’s controversial clown.