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Joker’s Girlfriend Punchline Comes To Life In Awesome Cosplay

In a stunning cosplay of DC Comics villain Punchline by Florencia Sofen, the popular character comes to life. In the impressive recreation of the fairly new comic book villainess, Joker's most recent girlfriend's (or ex-girlfriend, depending on the current comics storylines) costume shines, as the talented cosplayer brings key details to life. The look imagines what Punchline could look like if she's ever given the live-action treatment in a DC film or television project.

Punchline took the DC Comics Universe by storm when the James Tynion IV and Jorge Jimenez creation debuted in 2020's Batman #89. The villain, whose real name is Alexis Kaye, was a college student who encountered the Joker during an attack and quickly became enamored and obsessed with the Clown Prince of Crime. Kaye even created a podcast to follow the Joker's crimes before gaining his trust and becoming his new sidekick/girlfriend, Punchline. She played a key part in the Joker war, as she feuded with Harley Quinn and helped the longtime Batman villain carry out his plans and attacks throughout Gotham. However, after the Joker's attack ended, Kaye was sent to prison, where she's lied about the circumstances of being a victim of the Joker while attracting loyal followers through a disinformation media campaign.

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Earlier last year, cosplayer Florencia Sofen shared her take on Punchline. Her recreation is spot-on, as everything from the multicolored hair, the details on the gloves and boots, the ripped clothes, and the clown make-up are exactly like Punchline's comic look. In addition, Sofen holds a knife as she strikes a menacing pose. In the caption on her Instagram post from last year, Sofen noted that "the bad girls are winning."

For those who want to see more of Florencia Sofen's cosplay, we highly recommend checking out her Instagram account, where she regularly shares her newest looks. On her page, you'll find more superhero recreations, including her take on Captain Britain, Sylvie from Loki, as well as Scarlet Witch. Sofen also does a number of cosplays from anime, Magic the Gathering characters, and more. You can find here Instagram page right here.

It's pretty fun to see cosplayers do their own takes on Punchline, as the character hasn't even been around for two years yet in the pages of DC Comics. But, her popularity is more a testament to how much fans immediately enjoyed the villain and wanted to see where Punchline would go after debuting as Joker's new girlfriend. Now that James Tynion IV's run on Batman is wrapping up, hopefully, Punchline doesn't take a backseat. She's too cool of a character to shelve.

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Source: florenciasofen/Instagram

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