'Suicide Squad': Jared Leto's Joker Officially Revealed

The Joker Suicide Squad Batman Comic

Batman fans let their imaginations run wild about the version of The Joker that Jared Leto and director David Ayer would create for Suicide Squad, but it's safe to assume even the most original ideas and outlandish concepts have been outdone, now that the first official image of the Clown Prince of Crime has been revealed.

Green-haired, pale-skinned, heavily tattooed and boasting a grin that is sure to inspire nightmares, fans finally have a full look at Leto's Joker - and while the film's gritty spin on DC Comics' villains may not be for every comic fan, we can assume this take on Batman's arch-nemesis will be one for the history books.

Leto and Ayer have both been teasing the transformation of the formerly long-locked actor into the classic Batman villain, but now that production is under way, the curtain has been removed entirely. In honor of the villain's 75th anniversary, Ayer has now allowed fans to look upon the new Joker in DC's shared movie universe:

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