John Wick: Chapter 2 features the cast and crew of The Matrix. It can be said that John Wick 2 is a mini-reunion of the science fiction movie. Lately, actor Keanu Reeves has also discussed his co-star, Laurence Fishburne’s role in the upcoming action thriller.
Chad Stahelski will direct the sequel of John Wick. He had worked in the science fiction trilogy as stunt coordinator. The upcoming film also stars Fishburne and Reeves. The two actors had played Morpheus and Neo respectively in The Matrix.
In John Wick: Chapter 2, Fishburne is playing the part of the Bowery King. Lately, a new photo has been released by the movie makers. The image features Fishburne and Reeves together.
Reeves Discusses Fishburne’s Role in the Movie
Reeves has lately talked about Fishburne’s role in the movie during an interview. He started by saying that it is “so cool” to get an opportunity to work with Fishburne again. Reeves has revealed that they have history on both personal and professional level.
In John Wick 2, Fishburne’s character is an underworld leader of NYC. He keeps himself abreast with everything and anything that is happening around. John (Reeves) is on a mission and Fishburne’s character provides assistance to him, reports EW.
Reeves is hopeful that the moviegoers will like their reunion in John Wick: Chapter 2.
Cast of John Wick: Chapter 2
There are many other engaging characters in the movie. Riccardo Scamarcio, Ruby Rose, and Common have interesting roles in the sequel. It is speculated that their characters will feel unfriendly towards John. In John Wick, moviegoers have already seen that the characters who choose to stand against John lose their chances of survival.
Fans would be delighted to know that some actors from the first movie will also be seen in John Wick: Chapter 2. These actors are John Leguizamo (Aurelio), Lance Reddick (Charon) and Ian McShane (Winston).
The sequel will release on 10 February 2017.
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