• Shea Whigham Reveals His ‘Joker' Character, Praises Joaquin Phoenix's Performance

    29 days ago - By Slash Film

    The Todd Phillips -directed, Joaquin Phoenix -starring Joker movie has gone from seeming like a terrible idea to a movie that might just work. It's clear Phillips and company are going for a much different approach to the character than what we're used to, and that might be enough to make the movie truly memorable. Phillips has also assembled a fantastic cast around Phoenix, including always-welcomed character actor Shea Whigham. In a new interview, Whigham revealed some details about his Joker character, and praised Phoenix's performance.
    I think I have whiplash from my quick opinion...
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  • Joker Movie Actor Shea Whigham Reveals Who He Plays

    Joker Movie Actor Shea Whigham Reveals Who He Plays

    29 days ago - By Screen Rant

    Shea Whigham has revealed some details about his character in the Joaquin Phoenix-headlined Joker movie. The film takes place in 1980s Gotham City and explores what the Clown Prince of Crime's life was like, back when he was simply a failed comedian named Arthur. Production has been underway on the DC comic book adaptation for more than a month now, with Todd Phillips calling the shots from an original script that he cowrote with Scott Silver. Since Joker doesn't take place in DC's Justice League movie continuity , its doesn't have to adhere to the larger established DC cinematic canon...
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  • Shea Whigham Shares Character Details on Joaquin Phoenix ‘Joker' Movie

    Shea Whigham Shares Character Details on Joaquin Phoenix ‘Joker' Movie

    29 days ago - By The Wrap

    “Boardwalk Empire” and “Fargo” star Shea Whigham has shared some character details for his role on the upcoming “Joker” movie starring Joaquin Phoenix.
    Short of some images from the set and a curious cast that also includes Robert De Niro, Zazie Beetz, Marc Maron, Frances Conroy and Glenn Flesher, there hasn't been much info leaked from Todd Phillips's superhero origin story. In an interview with Collider, Whigham, however, revealed that he and Bill Camp are playing two cops in Gotham P.D. in 1981 when “the city was tough.”
    “We're investigating something that's just happened, at the start...
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  • JOKER Actor Shea Whigham Has Revealed Who He Plays In The Clown Prince Of Crime's Origin Movie

    29 days ago - By Comic Book Movie

    When the full cast was announced for Todd Philips' Joker origin movie we found out that Shea Whigham had landed a role, and now the actor has revealed which character he'll be playing...
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