Two big release dates were announced late today. First up, with the success of John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum this weekend, Lionsgate has already set a May 21, 2021 release date for John Wick: Chapter 4.
Domestically, the first John Wick opened to $14.4 million in October of 2014 and went on to gross $43 million ($88.8 million worldwide). John Wick: Chapter 2 debuted with $30.4 million in February of 2017 and went on the make $92 million ($171.5 million globally). And last weekend, Chapter 3 opened to an impressive $56.8 million in North America. The sequel has also earned $36.5 million internationally already.
Directed by Chad Stahelski, the third installment stars Keanu Reeves, Halle Berry, Laurence Fishburne, Mark Dacascos, Asia Kate Dillon, Lance Reddick, Saïd Taghmaoui, Jerome Flynn, Jason Mantzoukas, Tobias Segal, Boban Marjanovic, Anjelica Huston, and Ian McShane.
Inspired by Universal Pictures’ classic monster character, The Invisible Man, starring Elisabeth Moss (Us, Hulu’s The Handmaid’s Tale) and Storm Reid (A Wrinkle in Time, 12 Years a Slave) will shoot in Sydney, Australia, beginning July 2019. The thriller will be written, directed and executive produced by Leigh Whannell, who wrote, directed and executive produced the 2018 sci-fi thriller Upgrade, and who wrote and produced Insidious: The Last Key that same year.
The Invisible Man will be produced by Jason Blum (Us, Glass, 2018’s Halloween) for his Blumhouse Productions and by Kylie du Fresne (Upgrade, Holding the Man) for Goalpost Pictures. The film is a co-production of Goalpost Pictures Australia and Blumhouse Productions, in association with Nervous Tick, for Universal Pictures.