Keanu Reeves Wants To Play John Constantine Again

Before playing the title role in the John Wick series, Keanu Reeves starred in Warner Bros.' Constantine film, based on the DC Comics/Vertigo character of the same name. Although that movie came out over a decade ago, he says he'd like to play John Constantine again.

"I've always wanted to play John Constantine again," Reeves told Variety. "I just love that world, too, and I love that character. I just had a blast playing a character and (playing) in that world."

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Reeves played Constantine in the 2005 movie bearing the character's name. Directed by Francis Lawrence, Constantine earned $230 million on a budget of $100 million. The film received mixed reviews and currently holds 46% on Rotten Tomatoes. There's been some talk of a sequel over the years, but nothing has materialized. The character is now played by Matt Ryan on the CW's Legends of Tomorrow.

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Reeves latest film is John Wick 3. He's expressed his desire to keep playing that role for as long as fans will have him, and the movie is doing well at the box-office and with critics, so there's a good indication he might be tied up with that role for awhile longer.

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Directed by Chad Stahelski, John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum stars Keanu Reeves, Ian McShane, Laurence Fishburne, Halle Berry, Jason Mantzoukas, Lance Reddick and Anjelica Huston. The film is in theater snow.

(via MovieWeb)

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