The Matrix 4, The Matrix Franchise is coming back with its fourth installment ‘The Matrix 4’. It is an action sci-fi film in a joint production by Warner Bros. Pictures and Village Roadshow Pictures. This film is directed by Lana Wachowski who co-directed and co-written the previous three films of The Matrix. Fans have been waiting for it to air since it got confirmation back in August 2019.
Here’s everything you need to know about the upcoming film The Matrix 4.
The Matrix 4 Release Date: When is it airing?
Earlier, this film was scheduled to be released on May 21, 2021. Filming started in February 2020 in San Francisco and then shifted to Berlin. However, its production halted due to the ongoing pandemic and Warner Bros. pushed back the release date to April 22, 2022.
However, the cast is back in July 2020 to Berlin to begin the filming.
The Matrix 4 Cast: Who all are returning?
Along with Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss, few more cast members from other Matrix franchise are rumored to return in Matrix 4. Jada Pinkett Smith as Niobe and Lambert Wilson, who played The Merovingian are expected to reprise their roles from The Matrix Reloaded and The Matrix Revolutions.
Several new actors are expected to join Matrix 4 including Jessica Henwick, Mindhunter star Jonathan Groff, Ellen Hollman, Priyanka Chopra Jonas, How I Met Your Mother actor Neil Patrick Harris, and Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, who played the villain in Aquaman. Their roles are still unknown but their entry in the new installment of Matrix is confirmed.
Few actors are not going to return in the new film of Matrix franchise such as Laurence Fishburne who played Morpheus, Hugo Weaving as A.I. Agent Smith, and Joe Pantoliano, who played Cypher.
Matrix 4: Expected Plotline
Neither Lana Wachowski nor the cast of the film has revealed anything about the plot of the new installment. It is really hard to speculate about the plotline as the previous three films wrapped the main plot. We are guessing that in the new film we will get to see Trinity as The One or that they’re all clones.