The DC Films world is expected to get shaken up in a pretty major way this
In a recent interview with NME, Marc Maron spoke about the upcoming Warner Bros. film, in which he is rumored to be playing a producer to Robert De Niro's talk show host character. Maron, who had previously ranted about mainstream comic book movies on his WTF with Marc Maron podcast, addressed what exactly drew him to this new project.
“I think it’s a very interesting approach to this world,” Maron explained. “I’ve been somewhat judgemental when it comes to comic book movies and I’ve got a little pushback in the press for being a hypocrite. Whatever I think, if you get a call and someone says, ‘Hey do you wanna do a scene with Robert De Niro and Joaquin Phoenix?’ your principals fall to the wayside. If it’s relative to what I think of Marvel movies then it’s like, ‘Yeah, of
Maron also spoke about working alongside De Niro and Phoenix, both of whom had a completely different demeanor on set.
“It was great to meet [De Niro] and it was great to see him work,” Maron revealed. “I wasn’t really
"Joaquin is another
Joker will be directed by Todd Phillips, and will also star Zazie Beetz and Frances Conroy.
Joker will land in theaters on October 10th. Other upcoming DC films include Shazam! on April 5th, Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) on February 7, 2020, Wonder Woman 1984 on June 5, 2020, The Batman on June 25, 2021, The Suicide Squad on August 6, 2021, and Aquaman 2 on December 16, 2022.