Reeves was allegedly in talks star in Captain Marvel as Yon-Rogg in but had to let go of the role due to scheduling conflicts with John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum.
The actor role in the movie still a secret.
The Eternals will be set millions of years ago focusing on The Celestials and Deviants with a focus on Ikaris and Sersi. The film will directed by Chloé Zhao. Matthew and Ryan Firpo will write the script for the film.
So far Angelina Jolie has been confirmed to play Sersi and Richard Madden is reportedly in talks to play Ikari. Kumail Nanjiani and Ma Dong-seok are also in negotiation to join the cast. Filming will begin in London in January 2020.
created by Jack Kirby, The Eternals and The Deviants made their first appearance in The Eternals #1 (July 1976). The Eternals and The Deviants are an offshoot of the evolutionary process that created sentient life on Earth instigated by the alien Celestials.