Warner Bros is developing a film reuniting Jared Leto and Margot Robbie to reprise their roles as the Joker and Harley Quinn. Glenn Ficarra and John Requa are in final negotiations to direct the film. Ficarra and Requa previously wrote and directed I Love You Phillip Morris, Crazy, Stupid, Love, Focus and Whiskey Tango Foxtrot. The duo also exec produce and direct episodes of This is Us.
The Joker/Harley Quinn project is is separate from Warner’s recently announced Joker film which will not star Leto. Described as a “criminal love story,” one insider offered added the story is: “an insane and twisted love story. When Harry Met Sally on benzedrine.”