“Marvel’s Iron Fist” breakout actress Jessica Henwick, who played Colleen Wing on the series, is in talks for a major lead role in “The Matrix 4” at Warner Bros. Pictures.
Henwick reportedly performed quite strongly during the audition process and rumors are director and co-scribe Lana Wachowski is looking to have a female-like Neo character at the forefront of the new film.
Henwick joins either confirmed or in talks to return actors Keanu Reeves, Carrie-Anne Moss and Jada Pinkett Smith while both Yahya Abdul-Mateen and Neil Patrick Harris have also been cast. Aleksandar Hemon and David Mitchell co-wrote the script.
Henwick will next be seen in “Monster Problems,” “Underwater,” “Godzilla vs. Kong” and Sofia Coppola’s “On the Rocks”.