Advertisement

Neil Patrick Harris joins ‘Matrix 4’

Advertisement

Actor Neil Patrick Harris is the latest addition to the ensemble cast for the upcoming fourth installment of the "Matrix" franchise.

He joins Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss, who will be reprising their roles in the film, as well as Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, who was tapped as one of the leads last week, reports variety.com.

Plot details are currently unknown.

Advertisement

While it was rumoured a young Morpheus could appear in the movie, sources close to the film would not confirm Harris' specific role.

Warner Bros. announced in August that a fourth "Matrix" movie is officially in the works, with Reeves and Moss returning and Lana Wachowski on board to write and direct.

Advertisement

Aleksandar Hemon and David Mitchell co-wrote the script with Wachowski, who will also produce with Grant Hill. The film is expected to begin production at the beginning of 2020.

The role is a huge land for the "How I Met Your Mother" star in what would mark his first tentpole at a major studio. Harris was most recently seen in the Netflix series "A Series of Unfortunate Events".

Advertisement

On the film side his recent films have included Alexander Payne's "Downsizing" and David Fincher's "Gone Girl."

Jada Pinkett Smith is in negotiations to reprise her role as Niobe in "The Matrix 4". She played the role in the previous three films.

Advertisement

RELATED POSTS

Advertisement

UPDATES

Bollywood lyricist Yogesh passes away at 77

Mumbai, May 29 (IANS) Veteran Bollywood lyricist Yogesh passed away in Mumbai on Friday. He was 77.Playback legend Lata Mangeshkar paid homage to the...

Apurva Asrani, partner pretended to be cousins for 13 yrs to rent a home

"Aligarh" writer Apurva Asrani and his partner Siddhant pretended to be cousins for 13 years, so that they could rent a home in Mumbai...

Siddharth Roy Kapur on Bollywoodfilm industry’s plans to restart post pandemic

Bollywood producer Siddharth Roy Kapur says it is important to take baby steps while restarting the entertainment industry once the lockdown is over. Post pandemic,...

Radhika Madan goes in self-quarantine after returning to Delhi

Actress Radhika Madan, who flew back home to Delhi recently from Mumbai, a few days ago, is currently practising self-quarantine at least for 14...

Anuj Kohli distributes masks, sanitisers to underprivileged in Capital

Actor Anuj Kohli recently distributed masks and sanitisers to the underprivileged in Ashok Vihar here. Anuj collaborated with nutritionist...
Advertisement
Advertisement