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Joker

Joker, The Joker or The Jokers may refer to:

Common meanings

  • Joker (playing card)
  • Jester, a person employed to tell jokes and provide entertainment

    Fictional characters



    In print

  • Joker (character), a DC comics multimedia character and supervillain featured in comic books, film, television, and video games, and arch-enemy of Batman
  • The Joker (comic book), a comic book featuring the character that ran 1975–1976
  • Joker (graphic novel), featuring the character
  • Joker (comic strip), featured in the British anthology comics Knockout, Whizzer and Chips, and Buster
  • Joker, a person with a harmful mutation in the Wild Cards shared science fiction universe
  • Joe Carpenter or "Mr. Joker", in the Japanese novel series Read or Die
  • Jokers, a race of super-beings in Terry Pratchett's novel The Dark Side of the Sun
  • Joker, in the novel The Short-Timers, the basis for Full Metal Jacket
  • Joker (Flame of Recca), from the manga series Flame of Recca
  • Joker from the anime series Black Butler: Book of Circus
  • Joker, the underground alias of Donquixote Doflamingo, a pirate from the manga series One Piece

    Characters in film and television



  • Kamen Rider Chalice or Joker, from the TV series Kamen Rider Blade
  • Kamen Rider Joker, a rider form of Shotaro, from the TV series Kamen Rider W
  • Joker, from J.A.K.Q. Dengekitai
  • Joker, in the film Full Metal Jacket

    In video games

  • Joker (Suikoden III), from Suikoden III
  • Joker (Persona), from Persona 5
  • Joker, from the Monster Rancher series
  • The Joker, from Fighters Destiny
  • Jeff "Joker" Moreau, from Mass Effect
  • The Joker, from SaGa Frontier
  • Joker, from Joker no Kuni no Alice by Quin Rose
  • Joker, a character from Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare

    Film and television

    Film

  • The Joker (1928 film), a Danish-German silent drama film
  • The Joker (1960 film), a French comedy directed by Philippe de Broca
  • The Jokers, a 1967 British comedy starring Michael Crawford and Oliver Reed
  • The Joker (1987 film) or Lethal Obsession, a German crime-thriller film
  • Joker (1993 film), an Indian Telugu comedy film produced by P. Pattabhi Rama Rao
  • Joker (2000 film), an Indian Malayalam film directed by A. K. Lohithadas
  • Joker (2012 film), an Indian Hindi film starring Akshay Kumar
  • The Joker (2014 film) or Poker Night, an American-Canadian crime thriller directed by Greg Francis
  • Joker (2016 film), an Indian Tamil film directed by Raju Murugan
  • Joker (2019 film), an American film starring Joaquin Phoenix as the comic-book character

    Television

  • Joker, a wild card for players of the TV quiz show The Joker's Wild
  • Joker, a pricing game on the game show The Price Is Right

    Music

  • Joker (musician), an English dubstep artist
  • Joker, Turkish pop album by Mirkelam
  • The Joker (album), a 1973 album by the Steve Miller Band

    Songs

  • "Joker" (Anna Rossinelli song), 2011
  • "The Joker" (Anthony Newley song), from the musical The Roar of the Greasepaint – The Smell of the Crowd, 1964
  • "The Joker" (Steve Miller Band song), 1973, covered by k.d. lang, Fatboy Slim, and others
  • "The Joker (That's What They Call Me)", by Billy Myles, 1957
  • "Joker", by X Japan from Jealousy, 1991
  • "The Joker", by Quiet Riot from QR, 1988
  • "The Joker", by Zona B, 2010

    Publications

  • Joker (American magazine), 1940s men's digest
  • Joker (Slovenian magazine), a Slovenian magazine

    Transportation

  • FreeX Joker, A German paraglider design
  • Honda Joker, a scooter made from 1996 to 1999
  • Joker, an edition of the Volkswagen Golf Mk3
  • Joker, an edition of the Volkswagen Westfalia Camper Van
  • Peña Joker, a French amateur-built aircraft design

    People

  • Joker (nickname)
  • Joker (wrestler) (born 1983), American professional wrestler
  • Jonas Berggren (born 1967), Swedish musician
  • Jess Liaudin (born 1973), French mixed martial artist
  • Yong Jun-hyung (born 1989), South Korean pop singer
  • Nikola Jokić (born 1995), Serbian professional basketball player

    Rides

  • The Joker (Six Flags Mexico), a spinning roller coaster at Six Flags Mexico
  • The Joker (Six Flags Discovery Kingdom), a roller coaster at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom
  • The Joker (S&S Worldwide), a roller coaster at many Six Flags parks

    Other uses

  • Joker, West Virginia, an unincorporated community
  • Byblia, a genus of brush-footed butterflies commonly known as jokers
  • Byblia ilithyia, a brush-footed butterfly commonly known as the joker or spotted joker
  • Jokers, nickname of VF-20, a World War II US Navy squadron
  • Helsingin Jokerit, a Finnish hockey team called jokers
  • Joker (store), a Norwegian convenience store chain
  • Team Joker, a Norwegian cycling team