Lady Gaga‘s obtained lots happening proper now — however being within the midst of her long-awaited world tour isn’t stopping her from sharing some massive information in her appearing profession.
Gaga posted a teaser clip Thursday (Aug. 4) confirming her starring function within the upcoming movie Joker: Folie à Deux, a sequel to the 2019 movie Joker starring Joaquin Phoenix. Within the clip, we see silhouettes of Phoenix and Gaga’s yet-to-be-announced character dancing collectively to the track “Cheek to Cheek,” which Gaga famously lined alongside Tony Bennett.
Whereas little else has been revealed concerning Gaga’s character within the upcoming film, the web consensus is that the singer will likely be remodeling into Harley Quinn, the merry assassin and romantic counterpart to the Joker. Different rumors surrounding the movie recommend that it received’t merely be a follow-up to the acclaimed 2019 flick — sources told The Hollywood Reporter again in June that the sequel could be a musical.
Director Todd Phillips has been tight-lipped concerning the sequel, first revealing only the title of the sequel again in June, alongside a picture of Phoenix studying by way of the script.
Within the meantime, Gaga is presently on her tour with The Chromatica Ball, which kicked off in July in Düsseldorf, Germany. The tour has already proved to be a commerical hit for the singer, raking in over $80 million in gross ticket gross sales. Whereas 90% of the tour has formally bought out, followers can nonetheless get any remaining tickets on Gaga’s website.
Joker: Folie à Deux will arrive on Oct. 4, 2024. Try the cheeky teaser beneath:
Joker: Folie à Deux
— Girl Gaga (@ladygaga) August 4, 2022