With Keanu Reeves reading himself to throw some bullets at numerous skulls, the cast of the next John wick 4 is starting to come together. Today it was announced that Shamier Anderson, who recently starred opposite Toni Collette, Anna Kendrick and Daniel Dae Kim in Stowaway, has joined the cast of JOHN WICK: CHAPTER 4.
“It’s exciting to work with an actor of Shamier’s caliber. He has proven to be exceptional with drama and action and has a compelling screen presence.“Director Chad Stahelski said in a statement. It is not known who he will play Shamier Anderson. John wick 4But the sequel already includes British-Japanese pop superstar Rina Sawayama and Donnie Yen, who joined the cast yesterday. Yen is said to play an old friend of Reeve’s John Wick, who “share the same history and many of the same enemies.“Production in John Wick: Chapter 4 will start this summer in France, Germany and Japan. During a Lionsgate earnings call last summer, CEO John Feltheimer mentioned that they hoped to film the next two installments of the John wick back-to-back franchise, but according to a Collider report in March, that plan appears to have been abandoned for now. John Wick: Chapter 4 is currently scheduled for a May 27, 2022 launch.
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Our own JimmyO reviewed Stowaway when it debuted on Netflix in April, and while he didn’t like the movie, he singled out Shamier Anderson as praise, saying it brought the “most impressive emotional bow“to his character. You can see the rest of Jimmy’s review right here. Anderson will then appear alongside Gina Rodriguez in Awake, a sci-fi thriller that will debut on Netflix in June 9.