Brand new behind the scenes clip of Joaquin Phoenix in full make-up as The Joker

A new clip has emerged of Joaquin Phoenix as in full make-up as The Joker.

Phoenix, seen for the first time filming in his full clown make-up costume, causes havoc while leaving a train during filming at a Bronx subway station.

The film has been co-written by Phillips and Scott Silver, the man previously behind 8 Mile. Warner Bros. previously confirmed the news that Phoenix had signed on to the role and described the film as “exploration of a man disregarded by society [that] is not only a gritty character study but also a broader cautionary tale.”

The Crown Prince Of Crime film has seen its cast grow repeatedly having already recruited Robert De Niro who will play the role of a talk show host who is instrumental in the Joker’s origin.

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Phoenix is now the fifth actor to portray the villain in live action with a new character and design set to follow.

Here, sporting The Jokers trademark maniacal laugh for the first time, is Phoenix in full flow:

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