Netflix, Keanu Reeves Team Up on Brzrkr Movie, Anime Spin-Off Series
Keanu Reeves and Netflix are going berserk — or rather “Brzrkr”. On
Monday, Netflix introduced that it turned into growing a live-motion movie and
an anime spin-off collection primarily based totally on Brzrkr, the Boom! Studios comedian book
created via way of means of Reeves. The Matrix supermegacelebrity will lead and convey the Brzrkr
film, in addition to voice the individual withinside the Brzrkr anime collection. Brzrkr
is ready B, a half-human and half-god immortal warrior’s 80,000-year
combat via the ages, cursed and pressured to violence. He finally
unearths safe haven operating for americaA government, who in go back for fighting
their maximum intense battles, will assist B find out the fact of his
infinite blood-soaked existence — and the way to cease it.
Created via way of means of Reeves,
the 12-difficulty constrained collection Brzrkr, posted via way of means of Boom! Studios,
released in advance this month on March 3. The inaugural difficulty has sold
greater than 615,000 copies, making it the highest-promoting release for Boom!
Studios in nearly 3 decades. Reeves have been growing the idea.
for some of years, and he collaborated with New York Times
bestselling author Matt Kindt to convey Brzrkr to life, alongside
illustrator and famed Marvel artist Ron Garney, colourist Bill Crabtree, letterer Clem Robins, and individual and cowl clothier Rafael Grampá.
the Brzrkr film will adapt the comedian book, the Brzrkr anime collection
will increase the Brzrkr universe via way of means of exploring extraordinary factors of the
story. For Reeves, that is a continuation of the motion-guy personality he
has built, mainly together along with his paintings withinside the John Wick
franchise. On Brzrkr, Boom! Studios’ Ross Richie and Stephen Christy,
and Company Films’ Stephen Hamel can even function manufacturers alongside
Reeves, with Boom! Studios’ Adam Yoelin as govt producer. Brzrkr is
a part of Boom! Studios’ first-appearance deal at Netflix.
Reeves turned into remaining visible as rocker-turned-terrorist Johnny Silverhand withinside the beleaguered video game Cyberpunk 2077.
His remaining film position turned into withinside the sci-fi comedy Bill & Ted Face the
Music. Reeves will subsequent be visible in The Matrix four — returning to his maximum
well-known position as Neo — which currently wrapped filming. The Matrix four is due
Reeves is ready to don the John Wick fit as he quickly starts offevolved manufacturing on
John Wick four in spring 2021. John Wick four, slated for May 2022, will movie
back-to-back with John Wick 5.