'Matrix' actors reunite for 'John Wick 2'

Updated on : Dec 20,2015   1:30 pm

New York, Dec 20 (IANS) "Matrix" stars Keanu Reeves and Laurence Fishburne have teamed up for the upcoming film "John Wick 2".

Fishburne's representatives have confirmed that the actor would make a cameo appearance in the sequel to the 2014-release "John Wick", reports aceshowbiz.com.

The 54-year-old actor was spotted in Brooklyn earlier this week while shooting some scenes for the film. The outfit he wore seemingly indicated that he's playing a homeless man.

Fishburne appears to have some dialogues in the movie with Reeves as he was spotted talking to him.

Reeves also posted some photographs on his Twitter account to announce the news.

He uploaded an image of himself and Fishburne as Neo and Morpheus as well as the new set photograph.

"Re-united #JohnWick2," Reeves captioned the photograph.

Bridget Moynahan, John Leguizamo and Ian McShane are reprising their respective roles.

Rapper-actor Common is playing a villainous character along with actor Peter Stormare. They are joined in the cast by Ruby Rose, Tom Sadowski, Riccardo Scamarcio and Lance Reddick.

Chad Stahelski is returning to helm the sequel.

Basil Iwanyk and Mike Witherill are producing the movie with Derek Kolstad writing the script.

The official release date is yet to be announced, but the movie is expected to arrive in the US in 2017.