According to what was reported by Deadline, Lionsgate Films has closed an agreement with Clancy Brown under which the Hollywood star will be part of the cast of the next chapter in the John Wick franchise. With this, the respected actor – recognized for his roles in films such as Promising young woman, The Shawshank redemption, Highlander and many more – will join a cast headed by Keanu Reeves.
Around this, the director of the title, Chad stahelski, expressed his excitement about the recent addition to the cast of his film. “I’ve been a Clancy Brown fan for as long as I can remember. Being part of this project is an honor. It will be a perfect complement to the world of John Wick, “he confessed to the aforementioned medium.
In this way, the cast that has already been confirmed – in addition to the actors mentioned above – has the presence of Laurence Fishburne, Lance Reddick, Ian McShane, Donnie Yen, Rina Sawayama, Shamier Anderson, Bill Skarsgard, Scott Adkins and Hiroyuki Sanada .
On the other hand, as confirmed by the aforementioned web portal, the production of the film is already underway in France, Germany, and Japan. In that sense, according to Collider, it is expected that the fourth installment of the hitman will see the light on Memorial Day weekend, specifically on May 27, 2022. This is if there were no major delays.
In fact, the fifth chapter of the action saga was originally planned to be shot alongside the fourth part, however, it has emerged that Lionsgate chose to focus on filming one at a time.
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