There has been some lingering curiosity about whether Christopher Nolan might bring back/recast the Joker in Batman 3. There had been supposition that we might see a minimal presence of such a nuclear character as the Joker. But now officially any speculation can be laid to rest as Nolan has responded to questions about the character’s return:
“No”, says Nolan emphatically and unhesitatingly. He resists elaborating simply because, quite understandably, he says, “I just don’t feel comfortable talking about it”.