Lionsgate has confirmed that Keanu Reeves will reprise his role for the upcoming sequel JOHN WICK 2. The film will continue the revenge journey of the character that first appeared on the big screen in 2014 hit. Stuntmen David Leitch and Chad Stahelski made their official directing debut on the first film, and have now been confirmed to return for the sequel. The directors will take on an upcoming Shanghai SWAT project that tells the true origin story of the first SWAT team.
Known for his roles in The Matrix and Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure, Reeves revitalized his career with John Wick last year.
Leitch and Stahelski have worked in the stunt department on numerous studio films over the past two decades, including The Matrix series, The Wolverine, 300, V For Vendetta, The Hunger Games series, The Bourne Legacy, The Underworld series and the upcoming blockbuster Jurassic World.
Reeves is repped by CAA.
Lou Chase | Staff Writer