John Wick: Chapter 3

Save the date: 'John Wick 3' coming May 2019

Save the date: 'John Wick 3' coming May 2019

Mark your calendars. Lionsgate and Thunder Road Pictures have set a release date for “John Wick: Chapter 3.” — The third film of the $260 million dollar series will hit theaters on May 17, 2019 and will feature the return of Keanu Reeves along with the creative team behind John Wick and John Wick: Chapter 2, director Chad Stahelski and writer Derek Kolstad. Though it's not confirmed if Stahelski will Direct "Chapter 3", the executive producer confirmed back in May that both he and writer Derek Kolstad were busy penning the script for the third installment that left John excommunicado as a result of the assassin's penchant-fueled offing of High Table's Santino D'Antonio inside Continental grounds.

Screenwriter Derek Kolstad Returns For 'John Wick 3'

Screenwriter Derek Kolstad Returns For 'John Wick 3'

In the hierarchy of film news, screenwriter announcements don’t exactly yield the amount of click-thru’s as a Keanu Reeves John Wick headline. But if you’re reading this, it’s more than likely you have a vested interest in seeing the creative team behind John Wick and John Wick: Chapter 2 assemble for ‘John Wick 3.’ As THR was first to report, Derek Kolstad, creator and writer of both John Wick films has officially signed on to write the script for ‘John Wick 3.’