Keanu Reeves, the famous actor of sagas as well known as The Matrix O John Wick, has assured in a recent interview that he does not want to see his two most iconic characters, Neo and John Wick, participating in a crossover with the fighting video game saga Mortal Kombat. This is how he has commented in full promotion of his next film, The Matrix Resurrections, after the question of the medium Esquire (via Screen Rant) about a possible franchise crossover.
Guest characters in Mortal Kombat
And it is that as fans of fighting games of NetherRealm Studios you know, the latest deliveries of Mortal Kombat They have had all kinds of guest characters from other sagas or franchises, each more surprising and unexpected. Something that is also common to the other great IP of the developer studio, Injustice. And it is that among the teams of fighters of the different installments of such a mythical fighting saga, names such as Terminator, Rambo, Robocop, Alien, Freddy Krueger O Spawn, among many others. But, would it be possible to see two characters as iconic as Neo de The Matrix o John Wick of his homonymous films?
Keanu Reeves hopes not, that they never use their characters for a new installment of Mortal Kombat. “If it were up to me, this collaboration would never happen. Mortal Kombat is amazing in many ways. But I think, you know, Neo … John Wick … they are something different”, Assures the actor, refusing to participate in something like that, at least with regard to his person.
And it is that we remember that both Neo and John Wick are characters owned by Warner Bros., also owner of the Mortal Kombat license, so if the company wanted, there would be little problem to include them as hypothetical guest characters.
For now, we can enjoy the return of Neo on the big screen this coming December with the premiere of The Matrix Resurrections, while John Wick 4 it will do the same in mid-2022.