Stop What You’re Doing and Watch Chet Hanks Impersonate the Joker

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Whatever you’re doing on this fine Friday afternoon, I’d like to politely ask for your attention for a brief moment, so you can watch Chet Hanks’s impersonation of the Joker. Don’t think about it too hard. It’s neither good or bad. It just is.

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If you need some context, Chet (son of, you know, Tom) appeared on Showtime’s Ziwe to talk about his hip-hop career—which once led him to dub the hot months of 2021 “White Boy Summer”—as well as answer to his various acts of cultural appropriation over the years. (Spoiler: he did not apologize in the Ziwe interview.) When Ziwe asked Hanks about his fitness app, he replied, “I don’t have any plans,” which somehow, reflexively, brought on a minute-long impression of Heath Ledger’s Joker from The Dark Knight. Shirtless and scooting around on a yoga ball, Hanks blurted, “I’m like the Joker. Do I look like a guy… with a plan?!” From there, Hanks riffs on lines like, “Batman, you complete me!” and “My father was a drinker, and a fiend!” to an uncharacteristically flabbergasted Ziwe. I hate to inform you all that Hanks didn’t put his spin on, “Wanna know how I got these scars?”

Honestly, I’ve gotta say—I think I prefer Chet Hanks’s Joker over Jared Leto’s Joker? Hanks just might have the acting gene in him yet. Maybe, if there’s ever a No Way Home-style, multiversal throwdown featuring the Jokerses, Hanks can pop in for a cameo alongside Leto and Joaquin Phoenix.

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