Within the past week, there's been substantial chatter about Keanu Reeves about joining the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Getting some ammunition from a rumor-mongering fan blog, many fans of the ever-expanding MCU are now wishfully campaigning for the John Wick star to play Johnny Blaze...you know, the most popular Ghost Rider. Then, things all came to a head when fan-favorite Instagram fan artist @ultraraw26 mocked up an image of Reeves as the Spirit of Vengeance. Fans have subsequently begun campaigning hard for the casting on social media.
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Let's hop onto the Rumor mill... 'Keanu Reeves is being eyed for the role of Ghost rider in the future reboot of the franchise in the MCU.' Quick note- Idgaf what role he plays in the MCU, because whichever role that is, he will give one hell of a performance. #ghostrider #keanureeves #johnwick #matrix #marvel #marvelcomics #marvelcinematicuniverse #mcu #avengers #guardiansofthegalaxy #ironman #spiderman #thor #captainamerica #captainmarvel #avengersendgame #comicbooks #comics #disney #digitalart #digitalpainting #art #artistsoninstagram #photoshop
Just last summer, Marvel boss Kevin Feige confirmed with us he and his team at talked to the actor and his team for nearly every movie they produce. "We talk to him for almost every film we make," Feige laughed. "We talk to Keanu Reeves about. I don't know when, if, or ever he'll join the MCU, but we very much want to figure out the right way to do it."
Keep scrolling to see what fans are saying about a potential world where we'd see Reeves as Ghost Rider. Who do you think should play the character? Think it over and let us know your thoughts in the comments section!
Keanu Reeves is rumored to play Ghost Rider and I’m REALLY hoping this falls through. That’s a perfect casting— Gaelic-Fella ☘️✨ (@Kieran_C_Bates) March 31, 2020
KEANU REEVES COMO GHOST RIDER?
COUNT ME THE FUCK IN— Afia os Dentes (@dan9nth) March 30, 2020
If Keanu Reeves becomes ghost rider that be so badass honestly (aside from his obvious good looks it probably will be a good film cause he’s a action guy!!! )— Not Zack Fox (@Skipplee1) March 27, 2020
Yo Keanu Reeves would make such a dope Ghost Rider, I hope this happens 🤞😢— cloudrunner (@_stevencano) March 26, 2020
We really need Keanu Reeves as Johnny Blaze Ghost Rider, @MarvelStudios make it a dark fantasy, R rating isn’t necessary really— Austin Daniels #ReleaseTheSnyderCut (@AustinDanielsDC) March 26, 2020
My Body Is Ready
DEAR GOD KEANU REEVES AS GHOST RIDER IN THE MCU MY BODY AND SOUL ARE READY.— Chris J. Davis (@chrisjdavis) March 26, 2020
I'm 1000% down for a Keanu Reeves Ghost Rider— Julius A. Simmons (@simmons2036) March 25, 2020
Just Throwin' It Out
Just throwing this out there, Keanu Reeves should be Ghost Rider in the MCU.— Samuel David (@SamuelDPhoto) March 26, 2020
A little context here, President at Marvel Studios said publicly that they talk to Keanu Reeves about EVERY Marvel movie to see if he’s interested. Ghost Rider is a name that has been set to appear in the coming slate of movies, it seems inevitable at this point.— Chris Salts (@ChrisSalts) March 26, 2020
Make It So
Keanu Reeves as Ghost Rider? Make it so, Marvel.— Proteem Bhaduri (@piquant_prose) March 28, 2020