Priyanka Chopra Jonas is the latest actor in negotiations to join the fourth installment to the The Matrix Saga. The Lana Wachowski film stars Keanu Reeves, Carrie-Anne Moss, and Neil Patrick Harris. Variety was the first to report the update.
This news come shortly after the announcement that Chopra Jonas will star in the Russo Bros. Citadel with Richard Madden. Chopra Jonas starred in over 50 films in her home country of India before debuting on ABC Television’s Quantico in 2015. There are no details about who Chopra Jonas will play in The Matrix 4.
The Matrix‘s cast has been in fight training for weeks before production begins, according to Variety. That training is taking place in Northern California. Movieweb.com reports filming will begin in San Francisco next month.
The Matrix 4 also stars Max Riemelt, Jessica Henwick, Jonathan Groff, Toby Onwumereand Yahya Abdul-Mateen II. Wachowski is directing, surprisingly without her sister Lilly Wachowski, who co-created the saga. Lana co-wrote the script. with Aleksander Hemon and David Mitchell. And she is producing with Grant Hill.
The Matrix 4 is scheduled to premiere on May 21, 2021.