The Fast & Furious franchise has employed a few of the largest motion stars in the world over the years. Vin Diesel, Dwayne Johnson, Charlize Theron, Jason Statham, Michelle Rodriguez, Idris Elba, Kurt Russell, and loads of others have been a a part of the ongoing Furious saga, and that expertise pool is barely getting greater. Deadpool‘s Ryan Reynolds had a small cameo in the current Hobbs & Shaw spinoff film, leaving the door open for a probably greater function in the future. As it seems, John Wick star Keanu Reeves additionally had conversations with the Hobbs & Shaw manufacturing workforce about becoming a member of the movie, in addition to the general franchise.
Ahead of the the Hobbs & Shaw Blu-ray and DVD launch on November fifth, Furious producer and author Chris Morgan took a while to speak with ComicBook.com about the franchise’s newest hit. Morgan confirmed that, whereas Reeves was by no means truly in Hobbs & Shaw like some rumors prompt, he had spoken with the workforce about becoming a member of the Fast & Furious universe.
“I’d say I’m a big, big Keanu Reeves fan,” Morgan advised us. “I’ve labored with him a couple of occasions, and he’s simply the coolest dude. I really like him. So, I’ve been attempting to get him in the franchise for a whereas, and it is all the time schedule does not work out, or one thing occurs.
“And so for Hobbs & Shaw, we had been speaking to him about it early on, after which at the finish of the day, it simply did not handle to work out. But hear, would I like to see Keanu combating with or in opposition to Hobbs & Shaw? Yes. Am I going to do the whole lot I can to make that occur transferring ahead? Oh, yeah.”
Morgan went on to say that this similar kind of state of affairs occurs all the time, each with Reeves and different actors on their radar. Sometimes schedules simply get in the approach of someone becoming a member of a venture.
“That’s the approach it really works,” he added. “I imply, a lot of occasions you will have someone that you just simply know could be so nice in the franchise, and also you pursue them, and down the highway in case you’re fortunate, and issues work out, you get to work with them.”
Where there’s a will, there’s a approach. The inventive workforce behind the Fast & Furious franchise clearly desires Reeves to affix a movie sooner or later in the future, so hopefully the schedules will align and so they’ll discover a option to make it occur.
Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw is now accessible to personal on Digital HD and arrives on 4K UHD, Blu-ray, and DVD on November fifth.