CinemaCon is almost over, and one of this year’s final presentations came from Lionsgate. Their biggest franchise over the last decade has been John Wick. While every action fan alive is waiting for John Wick 4 to come out next year, the Ana De Armas starring spinoff Ballerina is also on the way. At CinemaCon, we got a major update on Ballerina, as Lionsgate announced that the spinoff is set to begin filming this summer.
The film is being directed by Underworld‘s Len Wiseman from a screenplay by Shay Hatten, who is known for John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum and Army of the Dead. The story will follow a female assassin, played by de Armas, who is out for revenge against the people who killed her family. de Armas’ character made a small appearance in Parabellum as a young ballerina who, at the time, was also training to become an assassin.
Source : collider.com