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The Joker’s origin story hits theatres at a perfect moment — with clowns defining our times
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The Joker’s origin story hits theatres at a perfect moment — with clowns defining our times

The uncomfortable mixture of the comical and the sadistic is what makes the character perennially appealing – we never know which Joker we will be getting at any time.

Joker: Evolution of iconic DC villain over the years, from 1960s Batman TV series to The Dark Knight
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Joker: Evolution of iconic DC villain over the years, from 1960s Batman TV series to The Dark Knight

Joker, directed by Todd Phillips, stars Joaquin Phoenix, Robert De Niro, Zazie Beetz and Marc Maron.

Michelle Williams opens up about Hollywood gender pay gap, life after Heath Ledger's death and her secret marriage
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Michelle Williams opens up about Hollywood gender pay gap, life after Heath Ledger's death and her secret marriage

Michelle Williams opens up about Hollywood's ongoing pay disparity, how her life changed after her former partner Heath Ledger's death and her secret marriage to Phil Elverum.

Manchester By The Sea actress Michelle Williams marries singer Phil Elverum in private ceremony
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Manchester By The Sea actress Michelle Williams marries singer Phil Elverum in private ceremony

Michelle Williams, who was with Heath Ledger until his death in 2008, says she never gave up on love and has married someone who makes her feel free

Heath Ledger’s Joker in The Dark Knight redefined iconic Batman villain, elevated the superhero movie genre
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Heath Ledger’s Joker in The Dark Knight redefined iconic Batman villain, elevated the superhero movie genre

On The Dark Knight's 10th anniversary, a look back at Heath Ledger's unforgettable Joker is the pop culture retrospective we deserve and certainly the one we need right now.

Hollywood's supporting actors take centre stage: Stars take backseat as film plots, method acting fail
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Hollywood's supporting actors take centre stage: Stars take backseat as film plots, method acting fail

Considering the limitations of method acting and how stars fail to shine in badly written movies, it is not surprising that actors who did supporting roles are now assuming centre stage | #FirstCulture

Joker Origin movie directed by Todd Phillips will be prequel to Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight
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Joker Origin movie directed by Todd Phillips will be prequel to Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight

The Joker Origin movie will be directed by Todd Phillips, produced by Martin Scorsese and could star Joaquin Phoenix as the titular character.

Joaquin Phoenix in talks to play the Joker in Todd Phillips' DC Origin standalone film
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Joaquin Phoenix in talks to play the Joker in Todd Phillips' DC Origin standalone film

The upcoming untitled Todd Phillips directorial (under a new DC Comics banner) is looking to cast Joaquin Phoenix in the role of the iconic villain

Padmavati: Ranveer Singh joins list of actors whose dark characters took a toll on their health
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Padmavati: Ranveer Singh joins list of actors whose dark characters took a toll on their health

Ranveer Singh is reportedly seeing a psychiatrist to get a detox from his character of Aladuddin Khilji in Padmavati. However, his is not a stray example.

New actor likely to play The Joker in a movie about the origin of the clown prince of crime
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New actor likely to play The Joker in a movie about the origin of the clown prince of crime

Warner Bros and DC are in the initial stages of another Batman Universe spinoff movie, this one telling the origin story of the iconic villain The Joker.

US: Sword-wielding man in Virginia arrested after dressing up as The Joker
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US: Sword-wielding man in Virginia arrested after dressing up as The Joker

A 31-year-old man in Virginia was arrested in Virginia after he was spotted dressed as the comic book supervillain The Joker.

The Dark Knight-fame Heath Ledger's life to be immortalised in a documentary by Spike TV
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The Dark Knight-fame Heath Ledger's life to be immortalised in a documentary by Spike TV

Heath Ledger played The Joker in The Dark Knight and died months before the release of the film.

Oscars 2017 countdown: Best Academy Awards moments, from Leo's big win to Ellen's selfie
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Oscars 2017 countdown: Best Academy Awards moments, from Leo's big win to Ellen's selfie

Our list of the most memorable Oscar moments include Charlie Chaplin getting a standing ovation to Marlon Brando declining the award and Benedict Cumberbatch's very public drinking.

From Suicide Squad's Jared Leto to Dark Knight's Heath Ledger: Who's the best Joker?
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From Suicide Squad's Jared Leto to Dark Knight's Heath Ledger: Who's the best Joker?

Jared Leto joins the league of actors like the Heath Ledger, Mark Hamill and Jack Nicholson who have played the Joker.

'Wise spirit, young mind': Shekhar Kapur remembers Heath Ledger on 37th birthday
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'Wise spirit, young mind': Shekhar Kapur remembers Heath Ledger on 37th birthday

On Heath Ledger's 37th birth anniversary on Monday, filmmaker Shekhar Kapur praised the late Hollywood star for being a "wise spirit in a young mind"

Heath Ledger initially turned down Batman role: Nolan
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Heath Ledger initially turned down Batman role: Nolan

Tragic actor Heath Ledger initially did not want to be part of director Christopher Nolan's Batman franchise.