Lance Reddick Joins ‘John Wick’ Spinoff ‘Ballerina’

Put together to see one other acquainted face in “Ballerina,” the spinoff set in Lionsgate’s “John Wick” universe. Lance Reddick is reprising his function as Charon, a concierge on the pivotal Continental Lodge, within the upcoming movie.

“Ballerina” stars Ana de Armas as a younger feminine murderer who seeks revenge in opposition to those that killed her household. Len Wiseman is directing the film from a script by Shay Hatten. It’s at present in manufacturing.

“Charon is an indispensable a part of the world of Wick,” producer Erica Lee mentioned in an announcement. “It’s nice to know that Lance will proceed to make his mark on this franchise.”

Reddick, who appeared within the franchise’s first three installments, isn’t the one “John Wick” veteran who has been solid within the spinoff story. Keanu Reeves is anticipated to make an look as John Wick, whereas Anjelica Huston is ready to reprise her function from “John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum” because the Director. Moreover, Ian McShane has closed a deal to return as Winston, the supervisor of the Continental Lodge.

Together with Lee, producers embrace Basil Iwanyk and Chad Stahelski. Brady Fujikawa and Chelsea Kujawa are overseeing the undertaking for Lionsgate. 

Earlier than “Ballerina” twirls to the massive display, Reddick will be a part of Reeves in “John Wick: Chapter 4,” which is due in theaters on March 24, 2023. Chapters 1 by way of 3 within the action-heavy vengeance sequence have been commercially profitable, grossing a mixed $587 million worldwide.

Reddick not too long ago appeared in Netflix’s sequence “Resident Evil,” in addition to the seventh and closing season of the police procedural “Bosch.” He additionally voiced a task in Netflix’s animated TV present “Farzar.” Up subsequent, he’s starring in John Ridley’s Shirley Chisholm biopic “Shirley” reverse Regina King, in addition to the remake of “White Males Can’t Leap.”

He’s represented by CAA, Grandview, and lawyer James E. Hornstein.

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