Ahead of next Thursday's release of Joker, we look back at the other significant screen performances of the clown prince of crime.

Cesar Romero. Batman (1966-68)

Endless re-runs of the campy television show made Romero's playful, giggly peformance the definitive screen Joker for multiple generations. The actor famously refused to shave his moustache for the role, so

Jack Nicholson. Batman (1989)

Mark Hamill. Batman: The Animated Series (1992-95)

Heath Ledger. The Dark Knight (2008)