Thursday, 22 August, 2019

Sounds Like Keanu Reeves Has Been Approached For Multiple Marvel Roles

Robert Downey Jr Ironheart Even though Tony Stark is no more Robert Downey Jr is strongly advocating for us to see Ironheart in the Marvel Cinematic Universe
Lora Ball | 20 June, 2019, 15:39

The Change.org petition simply states "Keanu is the most wholesome person alive, make him the person of the year!"

Keanu Reeves can now be seen in John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum, with Toy Story 4 set to follow on June 21st. Between the success of the John Wick series and the cult success of the actor's nineties roles, Reeves has deservedly become a beloved internet darling and can seemingly do no wrong.

Marvel Studios boss Kevin Feige has confirmed his team are keen to sign the "John Wick" star up to a movie in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), and despite holding multiple discussions with the 54-year-old star, they are yet to find the right motion picture for him. Although it hasn't worked out just yet, Feige is still hopeful that his day in the MCU will come.

"I don't know when, if, or ever he'll join the MCU, but we very much want to figure out the right way to do it", Feige said.

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The drop in inflation, however, was a blow for a central bank hoping to reach its target sometime next year. Wages are rising, he said, "but not at a pace that would provide much upward impetus" to inflation.

Feige compared the situation with Reeves to the studio's relationship with Jake Gyllenhaal. And with this Keanussance in full swing, it made sense when reports surfaced recently that Marvel wanted him for a role in the MCU, one of the biggest movie franchises of all time. The actor had been considered for the part of Yon-Rogg but it ultimately went to Jude Law.

In the meantime, Reeves has plenty on his plate: He's now filming the hopefully excellent Bill & Ted Face the Music, the third movie to unite his and Alex Winter's time-traveling dudes.

If Marvel Studios has its way, Keanu Reeves will be the next star to suit up and enter the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Production on that film started earlier this week.

The Time Person of the Year award rarely goes to celebrities, and is instead granted most frequently to politicians, scientists, or groups of people who have created major impacts on the world - though, to be fair, the 2006 victor was "You" so in a sense we've all won the award - including Keanu.

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