Endgame has gradually cooled down and the public began to look forward to the move from Marvel on a Phase 4 with more innovative, quality adaptations. So, until now, what has the filmmaker revealed? Is the rumor about actor Keanu Reeves‘ joining the house a true one?
The Phase 3 of Marvel Cinema Universe is gradually coming to an end. Not Avengers: Endgame as everyone thinks, Spider-Man: Far From Home is the final destination for a more than a decade long journey – from Phase 1 to Iron Man (2008) to the present – is over. And after that? Apparently Marvel has made plans for the future of Phase 4 with a whole new concept called Multiverse. And in that long-term plan, is there any entry into the name that is loved by everyone today, actor Keanu Reeves?
For hard fans of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, it is no stranger to the name Roger Wardell, an “insider” that has predicted almost every detail in the last blockbuster Endgame, including quotes. “Hail Hydra” and Lebowski Thor. Therefore, his information is now more trusted by fans and journalists than ever.
According to The Independent from Wardell’s share of Marvel’s Twitter, Phase 4 social network, it will include the Black Widow series, The Eternals, Black Panther 2, Shang-Chi, Doctor Strange 2, Nova and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 3. Wardell also added that the Marvel Studio is also preparing plans for the sequels of Thor, Ant-Man and Captain Marvel, or maybe even other projects on the New Avengers, Yong Avengers and Dark Avengers.
If you are an enthusiastic fan of MCU, this is a great rumor right. And if you still love actor Keanu Reeves – who plays the killer dog lover John Wick, everything will be even better.
According to information from MCU Cosmic, actor Keanu Reeves “was targeted for a role in The Eternals, and the studio is currently in the process of negotiating for his appearance in this superhero movie.” However, the actor Keanu Reeves has not yet made formal agreements and we do not know exactly what role he will take.
Previously, Keanu caught the eye of Marvel producers when they invited him to play Yon-Rogg in Captain Marvel. However, due to being coincided with the filming schedule with John Wick 3 project, the actor had to reject this offer. Actor Keanu Reeves also said he was excited to have a chance to participate in a superhero movie.
The Eternals, if you don’t know yet, are the superior species with immortality, supernatural powers and shapes similar to humans. This Eternal species series is expected to be filmed in September 2019, which is directed by Chinese director Chloe Zhao and will be released to public media around November 2020.
However, all these are just rumors with complete unconfirmed accuracy. As for Marvel, Kevin Feige will also make official announcements at the Comic-Con event in San Diego in July this year.