The Matrix 4 is officially a reality as Warner Brothers confirmed the fourth Matrix movie and even announced a release date. While the release date clashes with John Wick 4 movie, there is no need to worry as fans will get a double dose of Keanu Reeves that day. The day on which ‘The Matrix 4’ and ‘John Wick 4’ releases is named as Keanu Reeves day.
Keanu Reeves has two films dropping May 21, 2021
• 'John Wick 4'
• 'Matrix 4' pic.twitter.com/bp0qXzuxbg
— Culture Crave 🎥 (@CultureCrave) December 11, 2019
What will win at the box office: The Matrix 4 or John Wick: Chapter 4?
Answer: Keanu Reeves. pic.twitter.com/HiKDrbLvwh
— IGN (@IGN) December 11, 2019
With that, the details on the next matrix sequel are getting clear. Here is everything you need to know on the release date, trailer, cast and plot of ‘The Matrix 4’ and how it will fight against John Wick 4 in theaters.
The Matrix 4 Release Date and Trailer
The Matrix 4 release date as confirmed by Warner Brothers is now May 21, 2021 which is same as the other Keanu Reeves’ movie John Wick 4. The production for the fourth part of the movie will start in February 2020 in the Chicago City.
Matrix 4 will start filming under the tentative title ‘Project Ice Cream’ as per some reports. As for the Matrix 4 trailer, it should be released around the end of 2020 which will be the normal schedule of releasing first footage around six months prior to the movie release date.
The Matrix 4 Release Cast and Plot Spoilers
The Matrix 4 cast will have the main characters returning to the series which some new actors whose roles are currently kept secret. Here are the confirmed cast members so far which will play a prominent role in ‘The Matrix 4’ movie.
- Keanu Reeves as Neo
- Carrie-Anne Moss as Trinity
- Jada Pinkett Smith as Niobe
- Neil Patrick Harris
- Jessica Henwick
- Yahya Abdul-Mateen II
- Jonathan Groff
- Stephen Graham
- Toby Onwumere
The Matrix 4 plot is kept totally secret and the only thing confirmed is that it won’t be a reboot as the story will carry forward from the last movie. It means Neo will be alive in the sequel and it has confused a lot of fans, although there is a simple explanation for that. Lana Wachowski, Lily Wachowski, Aleksandar Hemon, and David Mitchell are writing the script which means ‘The Matrix 4’ story will be amazing.
Matrix 4 vs John Wick 4: Keanu Reeves Day
The Matrix 4 vs John Wick 4 will be seen in theaters on May 21, 2021, as both the Keanu Reeves movies are released in the same way. There are high chances that one of the movies is shifted a week ahead or before, but maybe none of the studios back down. While Matrix series has a huge fanbase, the John Wick franchise is also getting popular. Keanu Reeves day will be fun for sure, as the fourth part of Matrix and John Wick clashes at the box office.