In an unexpected bit of casting, comedian and Emmy winner Neil Patrick Harris is in talks to join the cast of “The Matrix 4” at Warner Bros. Pictures.
The actor’s role is unclear at present as story details are under wraps, but he marks the fourth bit of casting following Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss.
Shooting is scheduled to begin in early 2020. Lana Wachowski co-wrote the script with Aleksander Hemon and David Mitchell and Lana Wachowski will direct.
The three previous films earned more than $1.6 billion at the global box office and were all top-10 domestic hits in their respective years of release.