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Jack Nicholson as The Joker in the movie ‘Batman’

Jack Nicholson struts his stuff as The Joker in this promotional photo from the 1989 film Batman, directed by Tim Burton. The Joker is "the leering, cruel, green-haired supervillain of the Batman series of comics, movies and TV shows," per Who2's biography. The Joker was later played by Heath Ledger in the 2008 film The Dark Knight.

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