Why the World is Obsessed with The Joker?
The wild box office success for Joker starring fellow Latinx actor Joaquin Phoenix no doubt proves the world’s obsession for this mad, villainous character. But why? Insider takes a look at the historical evolution of the Joker while analyzing its “phases” based on the time periods he was created from. From Jack Nicholson, Mark Hamill, Heath Ledger, and now Phoenix, the role of the Joker seems to “constantly change and evolve to reflect our various fears.”