John Wick: Chapter 4 : Keanu Reeves and director Chad Stahelski dedicate the film to late Lance Reddick
We dedicate the film to his loving memory: Actor Keanu Reeves and director Chad Stahelski dedicate John Wick: Chapter 4 to the late Lance Reddick
One of Hollywood’s biggest franchises, John Wick starring global icon Keanu Reeves, is back with a new chapter on 24th March 2023. Amidst the excitement for the release of John Wick: Chapter 4, fans were hit with the shocking and heart-breaking news regarding the sudden demise of actor Lance Reddick.
A week ahead of the new film releasing in theaters, fans worldwide along with actor Keanu Reeves and director Chad Stahelski are mourning the loss of their co-star Lance Reddick, who passed away on 17th March, at the age of 60. Reddick played the character of Charon, a concierge at Continental Hotel in all four films of John Wick. A celebrated actor of his time, Reddick is fondly remembered by his fans for his roles in films like The Wire, Angel Has Fallen, and White House Down, amongst others.
Disheartened by the loss of their dear friend and co-star, the actor-director duo said, “We are deeply saddened and heartbroken at the loss of our beloved friend and colleague Lance Reddick. He was the consummate professional and a joy to work with. Our love and prayers are with his wife Stephanie, his children, family and friends. We dedicate the film to his loving memory. We will miss him dearly.”
Ian McShane, who plays Winston, a close friend of Reddick’s character in the films, said, “Total shock and disbelief. Lance was a wonderful human being and a wonderful colleague. My deepest condolences, peace and love to his wife, Stephanie, and all his family.”
John Wick: Chapter 4
Directed by Chad Stahelski, John Wick: Chapter 4 will feature old and new cast members, including Donnie Yen as Caine, Bill Skarsgård as Marquis, Laurence Fishburne as Bowery King, Rina Sawayama as Akira, Ian McShane as Winston, Shamier Anderson as Tracker, Hiroyuki Sanada as Shimazu, Clancy Brown as The Harbinger, Lance Reddick as Charon, and Scott Adkins as Killa.
Lionsgate and PVR Pictures will release John Wick: Chapter 4 in theaters on 24th March 2023 in India
● Directed by: Chad Stahelski
● Cast: Keanu Reeves, Donnie Yen, Bill Skarsgård, Laurence Fishburne, Hiroyuki Sanada, Shamier Anderson, Lance Reddick, Rina Sawayama, Scott Adkins, Clancy Brown, and Ian McShane
● Written by: Shay Hatten and Michael Finch
● Based on Characters Created by: Derek Kolstad
● Produced by: Basil Iwanyk, Erica Lee and Chad Stahelski
● Executive Producers: Keanu Reeves, Louise Rosner, David Leitch, Michael Paseornek
● Edited by: Nathan Orloff
● Costume Designer: Paco Delgado
● Music by: Tyler Bates and Joel J. Richard