Deadline is reporting that during an earning’s call with with Lionsgate that the studio have given the greenlight for John Wick 5, which is being aimed to be shot back-to-back starting early next year.
On the call, Lionsgate CEO John Feltheimer said:
We’re also busy preparing scripts for the next two installments of our John Wick action franchise, with John Wick 4 slated to hit theatres Memorial Day weekend 2022. We hope to shoot both John Wick 4 & 5 back to back when Keanu becomes available early next year.
The John Wick has been a big franchise hit for the studio, with the three films earning a global total of $584.2m, with a spinoff television series The Continental set to premiere on Starz come the release of John Wick 4, while a spinoff film Ballerina is also I believe still in development, with Len Wiseman signed on to direct.
John Wick 4 is expected to see the returns of Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Ian McShane and Lance Reddick.