10-Minute Sneak Preview of ‘Batman: The Killing Joke’ Released Online

Joke The Killing JokeWarner Bros. Animation has released a 10-minute sneak preview of their next DC Comics animated film, Batman: The Killing Joke, which will also be available on the upcoming Blu-ray release of Justice League vs. Teen Titans. Directed by Sam Liu (Batman: Year One) and based on the classic graphic novel by Alan Moore and Brian Bolland, Batman: The Killing Joke stars veteran DC voice actors Kevin Conroy as Batman/Bruce Wayne, Mark Hamill as The Joker, Tara Strong as Batgirl/Barbara Gordon, and Ray Wise as Commissioner James Gordon.

The following sneak preview features director Sam Liu and executive producer Bruce Timm discussing the process of adapting the classic Batman story from graphic novel to an animated feature. Additionally, it has been revealed that in order to expand the story to a feature length adaptation, the team behind Batman: The Killing Joke has created a prologue featuring Batgirl in action before the inevitable, horrible events that occur in the story.

Now, check out the sneak preview below and feel free to let us know what you think of this upcoming release. Batman: The Killing Joke will be released on Blu-ray, DVD, and digital platforms this Summer 2016.