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Hiroyuki Sanada joins the cast in mystery role

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After suiting up as Scorpion in Mortal Kombat and plotting an absurdly outlandish heist in Army of the Dead, Hiroyuki Sanada is becoming a member of the cast of JOHN WICK: CHAPTER 4. The Japanese-born actor’s role for the upcoming John Wick sequel stays a mystery at the moment, although you possibly can wager the lifetime of your loved ones pet that he’ll play somebody cool, calculated, and out for blood. Sanada joins beforehand introduced cast members Keanu Reeves, Donnie Yen, Rina Sawayama, and Shamier Anderson.

Sanada’s subsequent starring role is for Sony’s Bullet Train starring Brad Pitt. Based on the in style manga Maria Beetle by Kotaro Isaka, Bullet Train will comply with a number of “assassins who find themselves on a fast-moving bullet train from Tokyo to Morioka with only a few stops in between. Strangely, they discover their missions are not unrelated to each other.” Brad Pitt (Once Upon a Time in Hollywood) leads an ensemble cast that additionally consists of Joey King (The Kissing Booth), Aaron Taylor-Johnson (The King’s Man), Brian Tyree Henry (Eternals), Andrew Koji (Warrior), Zazie Beetz (Joker), Masi Oka (Heroes), Michael Shannon (Knives Out), Logan Lerman (Hunters), Lady Gaga (A Star is Born), and Sandra Bullock (The Lost City of D).

“Having long admired Hiroyuki as both actor and action performer, I’m thrilled and honored to welcome him to the John Wick family,” stated director John Wick: Chapter 4 director Chad Stahelski.

The fourth chapter in Liongate’s John Wick franchise is at the moment in pre-production. In January, Ian McShane, who performs Winston in the collection, talked about that John Wick: Chapter 4 and John Wick: Chapter 5 will shoot back-to-back. This, in fact, strains up with what Lionsgate CEO John Feltheimer revealed final summer time. McShane added that he is at all times been a giant fan of the franchise. “They got such a good cast for the first one and it was a very good script,” McShane stated. “I thought the second one wasn’t quite as good, but people by then loved it and went with it. I think the third one was really terrific, so it lived up to it. I always thought it had legs because of Keanu, a dead wife, a dog, a gun, and a great car. It had all of the elements, so how can you fail?”

The cast for John Wick: Chapter 4 is getting sweeter by the day, of us. Who do you assume Sanada will play in the new movie? Will he be the sequel’s main villain? Perhaps he is bought a bone to choose with Mr. Wick? Most assassins sometimes do. Wich had higher watch his again.

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