To date, there are countless incarnations of the Joker in various live-action and animated DC productions, ranging from a revised version of the character in the prequel series Gotham
and multiple animated appearances. Debates about who the best Joker is continue to rage on, and it's only bound to get longer as Joker reemerges in the DC Extended Universe (Dceu). Even though Heath Ledger
's version from The Dark Knight
is a hot favorite, Jack Nicholson
's Clown Prince Of Crime from Tim Burton
's Batman left a lasting legacy
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The legendary actor played the notorious Gothamite to such perfection that it's arguable that his Joker impacted all Jokers who came after. Nicholson's Joker was not only violent but he also some of the best one-liners and fashion sense ever. Plus, he was quite unique too.