According to reports, with a projected opening between $60 million and $70 million, the eagerly awaited John Wick: Chapter 4 starring Keanu Reeves is on course to shatter box office records. This would make it the Lionsgate franchise’s highest-earning opening weekend at North American theaters.
John Wick: Chapter 4 is expected to be one of the year’s biggest tentpole films when it debuts on March 24, 2023. The opening weekend estimates are encouraging news for Lionsgate, which has had trouble with box office performance since the pandemic began.
The immensely popular action franchise John Wick has captivated the interest and adoration of viewers all around the world. The main character of the movie is John Wick, a former hitman who is forced to go back to his old life after being targeted by a gang of vicious killers. They’re renowned for their violent action scenes, gorgeous cinematography, and Keanu Reeves’ stirring performances.
Shay Hatten and Michael Finch took over writing duties for Chapter 4, making it the first installment in the Lionsgate series that wasn’t written by John Wick creator Derek Kolstad. The movie’s production started back in June 2021, and it was finished with principal filming in October of that same year. New York, Tokyo, and Europe were all used for filming.
The actors of the spin-off film Ballerina recently welcomed Keanu Reeves and other John Wick cast members. Len Wiseman, who also directed Live Free or Die Hard and Underworld, is in charge of this movie, which stars Ana de Armas as the title role.
Ballerina has not yet been given a release date, but John Wick: Chapter 4 will go on display on March 24, 2023. Donnie Yen, Laurence Fishburne, Hiroyuki Sanada, Lance Reddick, Bill Skarsgrd, Marko Zaror, Scott Adkins, Shamier Anderson, Clancy Brown, and Rina Sawayama are also included in the Chapter 4 cast. The movie’s leading actors are Reeves and McShane.
Lionsgate is also working on The Continental, a spin-off series that delves into the first days of Ian McShane’s Winston Scott, in addition to Ballerina and John Wick: Chapter 4. Colin Woodell plays Winston, with supporting performances by Peter Greene, Mel Gibson, Ayomide Adegun, Ben Robson, Hubert Point-Du Jour, Jessica Allain, Nhung Kate, and Mishel Prada. In 2023, the show is scheduled to debut on Peacock.