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Keanu Reeves Lands his First Major Television Role

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Canadian actor Keanu Reeves has bagged his first “major” television role and everyone’s talking about it!

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Everyone’s favorite man in Hollywood is going to be returning to our screens once again.

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Previously, Reeves stole the hearts of many in the first John Wick movie…

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Hence, why the actor’s been roped in for the fourth instalment of the franchise, but things are little different this time round.

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The trailer for John Wick 4 has already grabbed eyeballs and Reeves is pretty chuffed with the response…

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“I read the script. It’s really, really cool. As much as it’s the same world as the other three films, it’s just deeper,” he said.

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“It’s much deeper in terms of the code of the assassin and the relationship that he has with one character in particular who I think Mr. Watanabe is playing… is really the heart and soul of it,” Reeves said.

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Although fans will have to wait a while to see it as reports have confirmed the movie is not due to be released until March 24 next year.

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But fans can keep calm for now as a new spin-off to the John Wick series starring Ana De Armas is to be released.

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And it’s all about television roles these days for our Hollywood hunks…

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As according to LADbible, the series is titled Ballerina and will portray “a young assassin” whose on a mission to seek revenge on those who killed her family.

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Interestingly, Reeves’ television role in Devil in the City, has been in the pipeline for a while now and Leonardo DiCaprio reportedly purchased the rights to the novel a decade ago with the original desire to turn it into a film.

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But plans have changed and there is still no set start date for the film which will now be introduced as a series on Hulu…

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According to reports, DiCaprio was due to play the role of Holmes when the project was being made into a film, but an actor has yet to be decided for the role of Burnham.

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Produced by Martin Scorsese, the acton series will showcase “the architect of the 1893 World’s Fair and the serial killer H.H. Holmes.”

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As well as narrating the story based on Erik Larson’s non-fiction novel.

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Reeves has been “linked up” with two other Hollywood actors…

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And will reportedly star in the series alongside them.

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