On the heels of additional The Batman content, mostly in the form of ciphers released on rataalada.com, Warner Bros has released the film’s first deleted scene where Batman visits the Joker played by Barry Keoghan (Eternals, Dunkirk) at Arkham Asylum.
Barry recently acknowledged the five-minute scene on Twitter, saying he was “stuck for words” about inheriting a role that’s previously been played by Jack Nicholson, Heath Ledger, Jared Leto and Joaquin Phoenix.
Honestly I am stuck for words but I am very very BLESSED to play this role after the AMAZING AMAZING Actors before me.
Here’s my version
— Barry Keoghan (@BarryKeoghan) March 24, 2022
According to IGN, the scene was originally edited to appear just after the Riddler assassinates the Gotham City police commissioner. Following the killing, Batman heads to Arkham to gain more…