‘John Wick 4’ confirmed for 2021

4TH FILM. 'John Wick' is set for another sequel on May 2021. Photo from John Wick's Instagram account

4TH FILM. 'John Wick' is set for another sequel on May 2021.

Photo from John Wick's Instagram account

MANILA, Philippines – The action-packed John Wick franchise is thriving in its box office success. And already, they're gearing up for a 4th film.

The announcement follows John Wick: Chapter 3 Parabellum's box office debut success on Monday, May 20. (READ: 'John Wick 3' bags top box office spot on opening weekend, beats 'Avengers'

On the same day, Lionsgate studios announced that John Wick 4 is slated for a May 21, 2021 release. 

According to Variety, fans got wind of the news via a mysterious text message from the studio, saying, "You have served. You will be of service. John Wick: Chapter 4 is coming – May 21, 2021.”

John Wick 3 has lead star Keanu Reeves play an ex-hitman who is suddenly caught in an adrenaline-fueled, cat-and-mouse chase after killing a member of an assassin's guild. The film also stars Halle Berry, Laurence Fishburne, Ian McShane and Anjelica Huston.

Lionsgate revealed no other details on the upcoming 4th film. 

The Reeves-led action trilogy has been around for more than 5 years, starting with the original John Wick in 2014 which debuted at almost $90 million, and John Wick: Chapter Two in 2017, which earned $172 million in total.

According to Polygon, John Wick 3 has already brought in $93 million worldwide as of May 20. – Rappler.com