Keanu Reeves cut a relaxed figure as he stepped out in Paris for the filming of John Wick 4 on Friday.
Despite being a Hollywood heavyweight, the 57-year-old actor mingled with the crowd in a comfy leather jacket and black beanie as he wrapped up against the chilly early summer weather. ‘fall.
He wore a gray T-shirt under his coat and wore black skinny jeans.
Keeping it casual: Keanu Reeves, 57, cut a relaxed figure in a leather jacket and comfy beanie as he stepped out in Paris for the filming of John Wick 4 on Friday
The star wore a pair of beige lace-up boots and could be seen getting into a chauffeured car before heading out onto the set.
Keanu’s long black hair peeked out from under the hat and he sported a handful of salt and pepper stubble.
The fourth addition to the John Wick franchise is set to release on May 27 next year.
Hollywood heavyweight: He wore a gray T-shirt under his coat and wore black skinny jeans
Its release comes as anticipation for The Matrix Resurrections, the sci-fi franchise’s surprise fourth installment, has begun with a new poster teasing the release of its first trailer.
The film comes 18 years after The Matrix Revolutions, originally intended to be the final chapter in a trilogy documenting hacker Thomas Anderson’s transformation into cybercriminal Neo after he inadvertently discovers that the ordinary world he inhabits is a simulated reality.
Extending the anticipation, fans were treated to a promotional launch ad featuring red and blue pills side by side under the clear message: “The choice is yours”.
Looking back: The release of The Matrix Revolutions on December 22 will come 18 years after The Matrix Revolutions, originally slated to be the final chapter in the trilogy. Photographed in 2003
‘The choice is yours’: Extending the anticipation, fans were treated to a promotional launch advert featuring red and blue pills side by side
Fans of the popular franchise will recognize the pills as a decisive option given to Neo, played by Keanu Reeves, as he chooses between life in the war-torn real world or the “beautiful prison” of the alternate reality.
The piercing static electricity serves as the backdrop, as tiny strings of Matrix code fall inside the pills before the whole scene melts.
The trailer invited fans to continue their saga on WhatIsTheMatrix.com, an interactive choose-your-own-adventure style site.
Presented with the same choice there, red takes you down a rabbit hole where you’re told, “It’s time for you to show us what’s real.”
Choose Your Own Adventure: The trailer invited fans to continue their saga on WhatIsTheMatrix.com, an interactive Choose Your Own Adventure-style site.
Then scenes from the movie flash, showing the thin barrier between reality and the artificial world known as the Matrix.
“This may be the first day of the rest of your life, but if you want it, you have to fight for it,” the narration concludes while showing star Keanu Reeves ready to fight.
Choosing the blue pill offered another route, asking viewers, “Do you remember how you got here?”
Ready for action: The Matrix Resurrections started its buzz by teasing the film’s first official trailer online on Tuesday
“You have lost your ability to discern fact from fiction,” the narrator says before several surreal scenes roll by.
‘What is real is here and now… Everything else is just your mind playing tricks on you.’
“It becomes a problem when fantasies put us in danger,” they warn as someone is seen pouring out a bottle of blue pills.
Then, ending on a grim note, they show someone touching the computer port on the back of their head and ask, “We don’t want anyone getting hurt, do we?”
The original Matrix feature was released in 1999 and received widespread critical acclaim upon its debut. The feature film was followed by two more films, both released in 2003.
The Wachowskis, who directed all entries in the series, initially had no plans to continue the franchise after the debut of the third picture. However, rumors of a potential fourth film began circulating in the early 2010s.
The Matrix Resurrections is set for release on December 22.
Next episode: The Matrix Resurrections is set for release on December 22