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Confirmed! Mark Hamill & Kevin Conroy will reunite as Batman and Joker

Star Wars icon Mark Hamill is reprising his iconic role as Batman’s arch-enemy the Joker in the new animated film based on the classic graphic novel Batman: The Killing Joke.

hollywood Updated: Mar 17, 2016 15:05 IST
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Star Wars icon Mark Hamill is reprising his iconic role as Batman’s arch-enemy the Joker in the new animated film based on the classic graphic novel Batman: The Killing Joke.

The actor, 64, will reprise his role as Joker for the latest comic book adaptation, based on the celebrated graphic novel by Alan Moore and Brian Bolland , reported Variety.

Hamill tweeted the news in a series of three tweets, each quoting a famous line from the comic.

Hamill, who is famous for playing Luke Skywalker in the Star Wars films, previously played the part of the Joker in Batman: The Animated Series, and the Arkham City games. His portrayal of the character is a fan favourite.

Watch a video on Mark Hamill’s Joker here

His co-star Kevin Conroy will also return as Batman for the adaptation of the cult comic.

Twin Peaks star Ray Wise has also signed on for the film; he will voice the role of Commissioner Gordon.

Here’s the iconic cover of the comic book

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