Again in June, it was introduced that Rogue One: A Star Wars Story and Mulan star Donnie Yen was becoming a member of the John Wick: Chapter 4 forged. Only a few weeks later, filming on the subsequent installment within the Keanu Reeves-led motion franchise kicked off, and it’s nonetheless happening as we’re winding down October. Which means there’s been a variety of lengthy days for Yen in entrance of the digital camera, and he seemed like may use a nap after the latest one.
Donnie Yen has periodically gone on Instagram over the past a number of months to replace individuals on his life goes within the midst of capturing John Wick: Chapter 4. Within the beneath publish, we see Yen kicking again after ending his work for the day, and the location of the film’s title on his shoe is a pleasant contact.
This isn’t the primary time Donnie Yen has shared how tiring his time on John Wick: Chapter 4 has been, with a publish again in early August relating how tough night time shoots might be. That being mentioned, general it appears like Yen’s expertise on Chapter 4 has been optimistic, with the actor having mentioned on the finish of August that he was “having the very best time working” with Keanu Reeves and director Chad Stahelski. Yen has additionally been pretty productive throughout his free time in the course of the manufacturing, like when he style examined some John Wick and Ip Man-themed burgers.
Donnie Yen was the second new actor to be introduced for John Wick: Chapter 4, following pop singer Rina Sawayama, who’s making her movie debut on this challenge. Whereas we don’t know the title of Yen’s John Wick 4 character but, we do know he will probably be an outdated buddy of Keanu Reeves’ character who “shares his identical historical past and most of the identical enemies.” Contemplating how chaotic John’s life is, it by no means hurts to have extra allies as he tries to remain alive.
Different new forged members who’ve come aboard for John Wick: Chapter 4 embody Shamier Anderson, Invoice Skarsgård, Hiroyuki Sanada (who had as soon as been rumored to star in John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum), Scott Adkins and Clancy Brown. The lineup of acquainted faces becoming a member of Keanu Reeves contains Laurence Fishburne’s Bowery King, Ian McShane’s Winston and Lance Reddick’s Charon. Whereas particular plot particulars for Chapter 4 haven’t been revealed but, Chapter 3 ended with a gravely-injured John being introduced earlier than The Bowery King in his underground lair, and Fishburne’s character alluded to the 2 of them forming an alliance to carry The Excessive Desk down.
John Wick: Chapter 4 opens in theaters on Might 27, 2022, and whereas plans to shoot it and John Wick: Chapter 5 back-to-back have been finally scrapped, the latter challenge continues to be in growth. The John Wick franchise can also be increasing with Starz’s The Continental occasion sequence, which simply forged Mel Gibson in an undisclosed function.