Warner Bros. sets release dates for The Flash, Matrix 4 and more
Warner Bros. Pictures has officially announced the release dates for their upcoming feature films, including: the long-running development of the Flash movie, the long-awaited fourth installment of the Matrix movies, which will be returned by Keanu Reeves like Neo, and Ryan Coogler's untitled Fred Hampton movie.
Akira's live-action version, which was originally run by Taika Waititi, but now appears to be in limbo, went from 21/05/21 to "disabled".
In addition, the studio also unveiled two new release dates for two untitled projects, which will be set on January 15, 2021 and March 5, 2021. Warner Bros. It also changed the release date of James Wan's Mortal Kombat movie, which is now set to hit theaters on an earlier date on January 15, 2021.
RELATED: Official The Conjuring 3 Title Revealed By New Line
Set to be directed by IT's Andy Muschietti, Ezra Miller's Flash movie is scheduled for release July 1, 2022. Miller first portrayed the scarlet sprinter in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice and Justice League .
Matrix 4 production is scheduled to begin early next year for a release on May 21, 2021. The fourth part will be directed by David Mitchell from a script co-written by Lana Wachowski and Aleksander Hemon. It will also feature Carrie-Anne Moss returning with newcomers Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Neil Patrick Harris, Jessica Henwick, Jonathan Groff and Toby Onwumere.
RELATED: Ezra Miller Rewrites Flash Script with Grant Morrison
The untitled film, produced by Ryan Coogler, centered on the rise and murder of Black Panther Fred Hampton, will make its premiere next year on August 21, 2020. Directed by Shaka King (High maintenance), the film will be directed by Oscar-nominee Daniel Kaluuya (Get Out) and Lakeith Stanfield (Atlanta).
The following changes have also been announced…
A UNTITLED WB EVENT FILM will be released on 10/16/20
A NEW UNTITLED LINE MOVIE will be released on 01/29/21
A WB UNTITLED EVENT MOVIE will be released 03/05/21
UNTITLED WB EVENT FILM from 3/04/2014 has been removed from studio lineup
UNTITLED WB EVENT FILM from 07/07/2014 has been removed from studio lineup
UNTITLED WB EVENT FILM from 12/02/21 has been removed from studio lineup