Keanu Reeves has “tried to” make a ‘Constantine’ sequel.
The 55-year-old actor had a good time enjoying dangerous boy detective John Constantine within the 2005 comedian guide movie however admitted there was no real interest in seeing him painting the character – who seems in DC’s ‘Hellblazer’ comics – for a second time.
Speak present host Stephen Colbert requested his visitor if there was a personality he wished to play once more however hasn’t been provided the position, and joked he ought to “take into account, while you say this, somebody will ask you”, and Keanu replied: “That’s not true! That occurs. I might like to play John Constantine once more from the Constantine film.”
The presenter clarified: “Are you saying proper now that you’re keen to play John Constantine on nationwide tv proper now… that nobody will make that film?”
Keanu replied: “I’ve tried. I’ve tried, Stephen. I might like to.”
Stephen then requested if the movie did get made, may he have a cameo position as a “reluctant demon”.
Keanu exclaimed: “That sounds superior!”
Final yr, director Francis Lawrence admitted he was eager to make a ‘Constantine’ sequel.
Francis Lawrence needs to make a ‘Constantine’ sequel.
He mentioned: “I feel all of us wished to do it. It was profitable sufficient. We wished to make a accountable, R-rated film.
“By accountable, I imply we would make a film that would not value fairly as a lot as the unique, which we thought was going to be PG-13.
“We labored on the sequel for some time. It was difficult to give you the place to take it.”
However the ‘I Am Legend’ director conceded that it will likely be tough to revive the character because of the problems surrounding DC and the number of superhero universes that exist.
Francis defined: “Sadly, I do not even keep in mind who has it, however with all these shared universes that exist now, with Constantine being part of Vertigo, which is part of DC, folks have plans for these shared universes. You recognize, presumably completely different Constantines and issues like that.
“Proper now, we do not have that character out there to us for TV or motion pictures, which is a bummer.
“All of us investigated it, however I feel it is form of loopy when you may have Keanu, who would like to do one other ‘Constantine’, and us desirous to do one other ‘Constantine’, and individuals are like, ‘Uh, no, we received different plans.’ We’ll see what occurs.”