LOS ANGELES: Canadian actor Keanu Reeves has reportedly confirmed returning for another John Wick sequels.
Lionsgate, the studio behind the franchise, had confirmed during an earnings call that the movie series will continue with John Wick 4 and John Wick 5.
CEO John Feltheimer said, “We are also busy preparing scripts for the next two installments of our ‘John Wick’ action franchise, with ‘John Wick 4’ slated to hit theaters Memorial Day weekend 2022.”
“We hope to shoot both ‘John Wick 4 and 5’ back-to-back when Keanu becomes available early next year,” Feltheimer added. Lionsgate greenlit the fourth installment in the John Wick franchise after ‘John Wick: Chapter 3’, Parabellum raked in $56.8 million in its opening weekend.
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John Wick has become such a big action franchise for Lionsgate, not just in its global franchise B.O. through three movies of $584.2 million, but there’s a Starz John Wick TV series The Continental which is looking to premiere sometime following the fourth movie.
The 55-years-old actor is currently filming ‘The Matrix 4’ for Warner Bros., reuniting with Carrie-Anne Moss and Jada Pinkett Smith for the upcoming movie.