Clearly realizing it’s obtained one thing sizzling happening with that dapper, pencil wielding tremendous hit-man, John Wick, Lionsgate is trying to increase his bizarre, assassin-heavy world right into a full-blown cinematic universe. Per The Hollywood Reporter, the studio has simply come out of a bidding battle with a script for a female-led spy drama referred to as Ballerina, with an eye fixed towards presumably turning it right into a John Wick spin-off.
Particulars on the spec script—written by newcomer Shay Hatten—are being saved tight, however Lionsgate has handed it off to Basil Iwanyk, who produced each of the sooner John Wick movies. Presumably, the concept is to suit its story of a feminine murderer who hunts different employed killers into the flowery mythology of the Wick-everse, which shouldn’t be too exhausting, on condition that the franchise’s second movie established that just about 2/3rds of the inhabitants of New York is in some way concerned within the murder-for-hire recreation.
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