John Wick 3 star Keanu Reeves approached for MCU’s The Eternals?
Last month released Avengers: Endgame marked the end of MCU journey with our beloved superheroes like Iron-Man and Captain America.
MCU is currently looking forward to its next Phase and new characters.
Does the MCU approach Keanu?
Recently reports from MCU Cosmic suggested that a popular actor who plays some well-known characters such as John Wick has been added to the list of the MCU world – Keanu Reeves.
The actor was approached for the role of Eternals. Though the actor hasn’t confirmed it yet.
Keanu Reeves’ last movie, John Wick: Chapter 3 was a blockbuster hit at the box office.
The movie grossed a total of $182 billion in its weekends. It stars Keanu Reeves reprising the role of super-assassin.
Also see: John Wick 4 Confirmed, Sets Sights on Release Date.
Till now, we have just got the news of his entry to the MCU, there’s no announcement of the character arc he is going to play. The character remains to be unknown
Last year, Kevin Feige had revealed that The Eternals will be coming soon on the silver screen.
The film will be directed by Chloe Zhao while the script is being written by Matthew K. Firpo and Rya Firpo.
We even got the rumors about Keanu getting the role of Wolverine in MCU’s upcoming X-Men series.
Other stars who were also approached…
A week ago, there was news about the stars such as Tomb Raider Angelina Jolie and Rocketman star Richard Madden being approached for the titular roles of Sersi and Ikaris. The same news hasn’t been verified yet by any MCU official.
Getting into deep, Eternals are a squad of villains who are nearly immortal. They have superheroes like powers which they can use to control other species.
They are described as an offshoot of the evolutionary process that created sentient life on Earth.
We also got to know that comedian Kumail Nanjiani and Korean actor Ma Dong-Seok was also approached for the cast of Eternals.
It looks like MCU is trying to get an audience at any cost and is indeed shaping the one epic cast.
Currently, Reeves is busy in his upcoming movie Toy Story 4.
The recent Netflix release Always Be My Maybe shows a romantic comedy and Keanu is starring in it.