June 19, 2024 8:04 am

Suicide Squad Director Acknowledges Joker's Forehead Tattoo Choice Missed the Mark
Suicide Squad Director Acknowledges Joker's Forehead Tattoo Choice Missed the Mark

Suicide Squad Director Acknowledges Joker’s Forehead Tattoo Choice Missed the Mark

David Ayer, the director behind the film Suicide Squad, has expressed his regret regarding a creative choice he made concerning The Joker’s visual portrayal. On his X account, Ayer directly addressed criticisms by taking full ownership of the tattoo located on The Joker’s forehead, acknowledging it as his own conceptual creation. He also revealed that the original vision for the tattoo involved the word “Blessed,” a departure from the divisive “Damaged” that ultimately made its way onto the screen. He wrote:

​  

​David Ayer takes responsibility for The Joker’s controversial tattoo, expressing regret as he acknowledges the divisive creative decision. Read More