John Wick: Chapter 4’s release date has been extended to March 2023, Lionsgate has announced. The Keanu Reeves-led action film is set to arrive a little later than the previous release date of May 27, 2022. John Wick: Chapter 4 was set to release in May alongside the Tom Cruise-starring Top Gun: Maverick. The latest delay comes soon after a recent surge in recorded Omicron-variant coronavirus cases around the world, affecting businesses including Hollywood.
Lionsgate announces new release date for John Wick: Chapter 4 Along with the words “Be Seeing You” in a teaser posted on the company’s social media channels on Wednesday. Although Lionsgate hasn’t revealed a specific reason for the film’s delay, it appears that the film may be pushed to 2023 as production has stalled and is yet to resume in Japan. report good Which by Deadline states that the film is being shot worldwide.
The upcoming Keanu Reeves-led John Wick: Chapter 4 stars Bill Skarsgard, Donnie Yen, Ian McShane and Laurence Fishburne. The film is produced by Basil Ivanick and Erica Lee and written by Michael Finch and Shay Hatton. The first three films in the franchise, which grossed over $580 million (about Rs 4,360 crore) worldwide, were directed by Chad Stahelski, who is also returning for John Wick: Chapter 4.
As mentioned earlier, John Wick: Chapter 4 was earlier scheduled to release on May 27, 2022, which will pit it against another highly anticipated film – Top Gun: Maverick. With a new release date of March 24, 2023, the film is set to go head-to-head with an untitled George Foreman biopic from Sony, reports Deadline.