As we’ve noted, the cinematic lifetime of various interpretations of Batman’s dad in live-action have been short. But even before that, Alec Baldwin’s time as Thomas Wayne has suddenly become even shorter — he’s just confirmed he’s quit Joker, mere days after being reported as signing on for the film.
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It’s a day ending in “y”, which means we’re about due for some bit of news involving a movie about the Joker. Today the prize wheel lands on Joker, the Joaquin Phoenix-starring origin movie, with this casting announcement: Alec Baldwin will play Thomas Wayne, also known as Batman’s father.
Andròn, the first feature from Italian filmmaker Francesco Cinquemani, stars a cast of unknowns alongside two Hollywood stars (Alec Baldwin and Danny Glover). Its concept appears to meld The Hunger Games' fight-to-the-death competition, The Truman Show's all-seeing overlord and the greenish-black palette of a thousand sci-fi films that have come before.