Even tremendous villains need a holiday.
The Joker from “Batman” was spotted jet-snowboarding on the East River this weekend — apparently having a split from terrorizing Gotham Town.
A gentleman dressed as the comedian ebook arch-villain, with whole-on white facial area make-up and signature red painted smile, was pictured Sunday, skipping the waves beneath the Brooklyn Bridge.
Bizarrely, the cuffs of his purple coat were being emblazoned with the insignia of his nemesis, Batman.
The stunt set a smile on some faces.
“New York is a peculiar position male. I consider I noticed The Joker on drinking water nowadays,” one person tweeted Saturday, together with a clip of the prison mastermind on his purple watercraft.
It is not the to start with time the Joker’s had a blast on Large Apple waterways.
Actress Olivia Wilde noticed a man or woman dressed as the DC Comics character ripping through the East River on a jet ski previous August.
The a lot more new antic also brought to thoughts the now-viral picture of Facebook honcho Mark Zuckerberg zipping on an electric powered surfboard in Hawaii — while sporting sufficient white sunscreen on his encounter to make the Joker blush.
The 36-yr-previous billionaire’s geeky instant drew comparisons to Cesar Romero’s portrayal of the villain as a surfer in the iconic “Surf’s Up! Joker’s Beneath!” episode of the 1960s Tv set-collection “Batman.”