A couple of years ago The Continental was announced, Spin Off series that serves as a prequel to John Wick movies, which are starring the popular actor of Hollywood, Keanu Reeves. And recently the exclusivity for several years was confirmed on a specific streaming platform, one that is only available in USA .
According to the television network NBC , this story that will see some of the characters of the franchise make their return and also give their reasons to become hired killers, it will only be broadcast on Peacock . This is one of the most popular platforms in the United States, has even fought several times for Harry Potter movies.
This is what he commented Kevin Beggs , president of Lionsgate Television Group , regarding the new union between companies:
John Wick has become part of the cultural spirit with a massive and passionately compromised fans base throughout the world. We are delighted to partner with Peacock to continue expanding the John Wick universe.
It is mentioned that The Continental will give us some background about the young Winston, who is dragged by New York in 1975 to face a past that he thought had left behind. In an attempt to take control of the iconic neutral land, he is forced to face the city underworld located in the USA, before becoming a manager.
As for Latam, it is possible that he arrives at Star Plus or to the fusion that Warner Bros. Discovery will give HBO Max . It opens in 2023 .