Aussie movie stars react to being cast as ‘The Joker’ in Fox’s The Joker movie

Fox has announced that American actor Jason Statham will play the villain in Fox and the Fox family’s latest live-action Batman movie, The Joker.

Statham is currently starring in Foxcatcher, which is in pre-production at Warner Bros. and MGM, with an October 2018 release date in the US.

In addition to his previous roles in Fox films, Statham starred in the upcoming X-Men: Apocalypse, X-Files: Dead Men and X-Force.

Stavish has been a regular on Fox’s daytime talk shows since 2006, when he co-starred in the network’s The View.

Fox has also cast the British actor as the villain of its upcoming adaptation of the DC Comics series Batman: The Killing Joke.

Foxcatcher is set to release in the UK on October 13, 2019.