John Wick 5 has officially been confirmed. No, you didn’t miss the 4th installment of the franchise. According to Lionsgate CEO John Feltheimer, John Wick: Chapter 4 and John Wick 5 will shoot back-to-back, when Keanu Reeves is done shooting the Matrix 4.
“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,” Feltheimer revealed. “We hope to shoot both John Wick 4 & 5 back to back when Keanu becomes available early next year.”
Lionsgate and Summit Entertainment announced the last year that John Wick: Chapter 4 will be released May 21st, 2021. The first film of the franchise was released in 2014 grossing around $88 million worldwide against a production budget of $20 million. John Wick: Chapter 2 followed in February 2017. John Wick: Chapter 3 grossed around $93.31m at the Box Office worldwide in 2019. We are assuming John Wick 5 already has a director and writer(s).
A video game adaptation titled John Wick is currently in developement. The new strategy game is developed by Good Shepherd Entertainment in partnership with Lionsgate. The game will be available for console and PC (Epic Games Store). A John Wick TV series called The Continental will debut after the release of John Wick 4.
John Wick 4 is currently scheduled to be released on May 27, 2022.