WATCH: The Joker like you've never seen him before in new teaser trailer!

2019-04-03 15:25
 
Joaquin Phoenix in The Joker.

Cape Town – The first teaser for The Joker has just been released.

In the chilling clip we see Arthur Fleck (Joaquin Phoenix) working as a clown on the street, helping his mother take a bath and finally going off the rails as he becomes the Joker.

WATCH THE TEASER HERE:

The clip first made its debut at CinemaCon in Las Vegas on Tuesday.

Director Todd Phillips said that although a lot has been written about the film it hasn't been accurate, reports AP

"But that's what happens when you set out to make an origin story about a character who doesn't have an origin," he said of Batman's nemesis. When asked what genre it is he said, it's a tragedy.

A SA release date for the film has yet to be released. 

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