De Niro has been rumored to be
involved in the upcoming Joker movie starring
Joaquin Pheonix for a while, and now, it’s happening.
Borys Kit from The Hollywood Reporter
confirms that De Niro is in negotiations to join the film. If a deal closes, De Niro would play a talk show host who plays a role in Joker’s origin. This would serve as the legendary actor’s first comic book movie.
The Joker movie is said to shoot in September this year, with a release date set for October 4th, 2019.
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