Joker and The Riddler Almost Got a Part in Batman v Superman
Film Batman v Superman already featuring a line of famous characters DC Comics, from Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman, Lex Luthor, to Doomsday. However, the director feels that the presence of this famous character has not been maximized Zack Snyder. Previously, Snyder planned to include two famous supervillains, namely Joker and The Riddler.
“Joker and The Riddler, both were almost included in this film. We discussed the possibility of involving them in it,” Snyder told Collider. He continued, the presence of the two villains seemed to create an atmosphere inside Batman v Superman will be more stressful. However, Snyder should focus more on the struggle between Batman and Superman.
Batman v Superman will tell about the battle between the city guards of Gotham with the superhuman because of different opinions. Both have their own way of truly protecting humans. On the other hand, a more terrible threat comes and puts humanity in danger.
Even though the Joker didn’t take part Batman v Supermanfilm production Warner Bros. ready to accompany the action with his villain friends in Suicide Squad. Joker himself will be played first by Jared Leto. While The Riddler last appeared in Batman Forever in 1995. At that time, this character was played by Jim Carrey.
The absence of these two characters has been replaced by the appearance of another du supervillain, namely Lex Luthor (Jesse Eisenberg) and Dopmsday (Robin Atkin Downes). This film is also supported by Gal Gadot who played Wonder Woman and Jason Mamoa As Aquaman, the Batman v Superman film will be released with a PG-13 rating in all theaters starting July 25, 2022.