Needless to say fans were somewhat taken aback by the radical new incarnation.
Boy does that Jared Leto version of the joker look awful— Ben Duronio (@Ben_Duronio) April 25, 2015
I cannot stand Jared Leto as the joker like the makeup is so damn horrible and he looks like a hot topic worker— crab daddy pey (@shadesofpey) April 29, 2015
Don't blame Jared Leto on his new joker design. Blame the writers/director for this crap. Leto's a good actor but just isn't right for it.— ⚡️Brittany Gardner⚡️ (@jediwarrior316) April 25, 2015
But the public don't get the final say - Jack Nicholson does.
And by the looks of it he hates it...
"Suicide Squad" opens Aug. 5, 2016.