With each passing day, John Wick 4 is beginning to take more shape. This time, it’s It star Bill Skarsgård who has now made the list of actors who will feature in the upcoming Keanu Reeves action thriller. This will be the fourth installment of Reeves’ John Wick franchise, which is set to hit the theatres on May 27, 2022.
Bill Skarsgård in John Wick 4!
Best known for playing the role of the terrifying clown Pennywise in It and It Chapter 2, Bill Skarsgård will now be trying his luck in an action film with John Wick 4. According to Collider, the nature of his role is currently unknown. But one thing is for sure that he will be much more recognizable than he is in It. Moreover, his casting comes after Rogue One: A Star Wars Story actor Donnie Yen’s involvement in John Wick 4. Stowaway actor Shamier Anderson and singer Rina Sawayama Skarsgård, their roles are not yet known. Furthermore, Chad Stahelski will return as the director after directing the previous two films. Meanwhile, Shay Hatten and Michael Finch are writing the screenplay.
Production of John Wick 4 will begin this summer, with a planned release of 27th May 2022. Moreover, a fifth film has also been approved, with its production beginning immediately after 4’s is complete. And if that much John Wick wasn’t enough, a spin-off series is also under the works, named The Continental. Those who have watched the movie know that’s the name of the spectacular hotel that houses international assassins.
Apart from Pennywise, Skarsgård has played a number of notable roles throughout his career. This includes playing Roman Godfrey in the Netflix series Hemlock Grove, Willard Russel in the Netflix movie The Devil All The Time, and Zeitgeist in Deadpool 2.