Now it seems, the Joker -- played most recently by Jared Leto in -- may get a movie all about his not-so-hysterical .
Leto could reportedly star and executive produce an untitled standalone film from Warner Bros. about the Joker, which could pave the way for future movies branching from Suicide Squad, according to Variety on Tuesday.
It's currently unknown when this particular Joker film starring Leto would go into production, as the project has yet to hire a writer to pen the script.
It's also not certain if the Joker film would shoot before or after the previously announced sequel to Suicide Squad, which was rumored to start filming sometime in 2019.
Talks of another stand-alone Joker movie withand Todd Phillips directing, began .
At that time the new Joker film was described as a "criminal love story" set to come out sometime after .
More recently, news hit in April about the Harley Quinn spin-off film for Warner Bros. starring Margot Robbie, with Batgirl screenwriter Christina Hodson attached to write and .
Warner Bros. did not immediately respond to a request for comment.