Extras Kept In Subway Car For Hours On Set Of Joker

Joaquin Phoenix outside a subway car while filming 'The Joker' in Brooklyn

Eventually, some extras resorted to urinating on the tracks through the small spaces between cars after being kept inside the train despite banging on the doors requesting to use the bathroom.

According to the report, actors resorted to banging on the doors of the subway auto, asking to be given their break so that they could use the bathroom, to no avail.

The union had no comment, but a source familiar with the incident confirmed a complaint was made regarding a break violation and a SAG-AFTRA rep went immediately to the set and the situation was resolved, with the union following up with production.

Warner Bros. also informed the outlet that they will look into the situation.

Todd Phillips is directing Phoenix in the film, from Warner Bros/Village Roadshow/DC. The film follows the transformation of a struggling stand-up comedian to a full-blown criminal force of nature. With Phoenix in the lead, the ensemble cast 0f Joker includes Robert De Niro, Zazie Beetz, Bill Camp, Frances Conroy, Brett Cullen, Glenn Fleshler, Douglas Hodge, Marc Maron, Josh Pais and Shea Whigham.

Joker is perhaps one of the most eagerly awaited films right now with the exception of Quentin Tarantino and Martin Scorsese's upcoming movies.

Despite a varied bag of responses, Suicide Squad, already, has garnered a cult following, with some hailing Jared's performance while others hated it.

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