Maybe he should send fewer condoms to people? Yes, fewer condoms, Jared, let's start with that.
Since Leto created the damaged tattoo and suicide squad there became the clown of the crime there were so many rumors that he had his own set of spin-offs Filming for solo projects or for tag teams with Margot Robbie -better Harley Quinn – as there were allegations that Leto's approach to the acting for the role made him a direct Nightmare on set.
As persistent as these rumors were, they did not mind when Warner Bros. and DC Entertainment radically reshuffled their approach to DC Comics films after Justice League . but not- great box office results a few years ago. Batfleck? Out . Henry Cavill? Stinging Monsters for Netflix. Gal Gadot? She will eventually return to us (God, why Wonder Woman 1984 is still so far away in this cruel timeline). For the time being, we have a plethora of more experimental and sonically more varied DC superhero films on the scene, from serious comedy vibes to shazam! until the funny action spectacle by Aquaman .
Then there is Todd Phillips and Joaquin Phoenix's Joker a movie that – whether you loved or loathed it's unlike anything else that's been from DCs cinematic slate has emerged. And it's huge from this weekend, just under $ 738 million and set with Deadpool as the crown most-suspicious R-Rated movie of all time. A fact that reportedly made Jared Leto very, very crazy. Or just the very existence of the film itself.
The Hollywood Reporter claimed this weekend that Leto was furious with Joker at this time. Citing sources related to Jared's former Hollywood agency, CAA, as well as sources that were "familiar with Leto's behavior," the trade alleged that Warner Bros. had voted to hire Phillips & # 39; Experimental History of Origin Green Light. About a project with his version of the Joker, Leto complained "bitterly" at his agency. In addition, he apparently tried to get his music manager, Irving Azoff, to contact the head of Warner's parent conglomerate to try not only delay Phillip's film, but to cancel .
It's not the first time that Leto's … say controversy grappling with the Joker plays behind the scenes. Apart from allegations of having antics on set, such as sending rats and even a pig carcass to his suicide commission Leto has long claimed that one significant number of the scenes he shot for the film were removed from the final cut. It would be understandable, at least, to override a competing Joker project that would have been made at the expense of investing in its own attitude, even though, as you know, we forget the nightmare condom situation had .
Whatever it was, Leto's relationship with Warner beyond the Joker does not seem to have been harmed – he still makes movies with the studio. Leto finally left CAA later this summer and joined the WME talent agency. Perhaps his frustration was more directly linked to the agency (with which Phillips himself had also signed a contract at that time), as it actually was at . The existence of Joker .
But there are also reports that part of the ongoing reordering of DC's film at Warner (which now includes projects that have been trying to set off for years) such as Black Adam  and Bonkers new additions such as Ava DuVernays New Gods ), which lapped Leto's short-lived time as a Joker . Reports that seem even more likely now since Joker after established several box office records instantly Arthur Fleck of Phoenix as a more convincing reiteration for the audience
We will probably never get the full one They do not seem to have done anything to change the fate of his position as one of DC's most iconic villains. Joker is dead Long live Joker .
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