The much-awaited Warner Bros film Joker has a new release date for India. The makers of the film in India have decided to re-schedule the new DC Comics American psychological thriller. Starring, Joaquin Phoenix in the main lead as Batman ‘s arch-enemy, the film was earlier slated to release on Friday, October 4.

On Wednesday, Warner Bros. India took to its official Twitter handle to announce the Joker’s new release date. They shared a picture on Twitter along with a caption, ” #JokerMovie will now release in India on Wednesday, October 2nd, two days ahead of its initial scheduled release! (sic).”

Directed by Todd Phillips (The Hangover trilogy), Joker offers a new take on the comic book character’s origin story and follows a failed stand-up comedian called Arthur Fleck (Phoenix) who turns to a life of crime in early 1980s Gotham City.