Whereas followers nonetheless have to attend 9 extra days till John Wick 2 hits theaters, the celebrities all converged on Los Angeles final night time for the world premiere of this action-packed sequel. The film itself already serves as a reunion for Keanu Reeves and Laurence Fishburne after enjoying Neo and Morpheus within the 1999 blockbuster The Matrix and its subsequent sequels, however the premiere added yet another to the reunion. Whereas she would not have a task within the movie, Carrie-Anne Moss, who performed Trinity in The Matrix trilogy, stopped by to assist her former co-stars, and spherical out this Matrix “trinity” of stars, so to talk.
The photograph was posted final night time on the official Twitter account for John Wick: Chapter 2, showcasing the celebrities reuniting on the “black carpet.” There has already been discuss of John Wick three, with director Chad Stahelski lately teasing that Lionsgate has requested him and author Derek Kolstad to begin arising with concepts for the third film, and the director additionally teased the opportunity of a prequel TV collection as properly. Maybe if John Wick three does transfer ahead, the filmmaker can discover a function for Carrie-Anne Moss to make this Matrix “trinity” reunion full on the large display.
Even the primary John Wick film served as a Matrix reunion. Director Chad Stahelski acquired his showbiz begin method again in 1991 as an uncredited stunt double for Keanu Reeves in Level Break, and he returned to double Keanu Reeves once more in The Matrix. He would additionally function the actor’s stunt double within the 2003 sequels The Matrix Reloaded and The Matrix Revolutions, whereas additionally pulling double obligation as a martial arts stunt coordinator. Earlier than making his directorial debut with John Wick, he additionally served because the martial arts choreographer on Keanu Reeves’ personal directorial debut, Man of Tai Chi.
For many who need to expertise the motion of John Wick for your self, we reported earlier this week new John Wick digital actuality sport referred to as John Wick Chronicles will debut later this month, along side the John Wick: Chapter 2 theatrical launch. John Wick Chronicles allows you to play because the legendary murderer John Wick, permitting you to choose up his iconic weapons and head into the world of employed weapons, all in digital actuality. In John Wick Chronicles you will dive into a complete new approach to expertise the motion, as you will be part of it, and never simply somebody who holds the controller. Enter the Continental Lodge, and decide up your first mission.
Keanu Reeves returns within the sequel to the 2014 hit as legendary hitman John Wick who’s pressured to again out of retirement by a former affiliate plotting to grab management of a shadowy worldwide assassins’ guild. Certain by a blood oath to assist him, John travels to Rome the place he squares off in opposition to a number of the world’s deadliest killers. Lionsgate has set a February 10, 2017 launch date for John Wick: Chapter 2, which places this motion sequel in opposition to Common’s Fifty Shades Darker and Warner Bros.’ The LEGO Batman Film. Check out these Matrix reunion images from the John Wick 2 premiere under.
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