Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige was asked a few questions recently regarding the MCU, and one of those revolving around to hire that everyone is currently obsessing over, Keanu Reeves. The actor is astonishingly popular and is in the spotlight right now with his roles in John Wick: Chapter 3, Toy Story 4, Always Be My Maybe, Bill & Ted Face the Music, and the upcoming game Cyberpunk 2077.
A lot of fans are thinking if Reeves will join all the other stars that have been in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. It’s been reported that he is in negations for The Eternals. But apparently, Marvel has been trying to join the MCU for a very long time! Feige was asked if Marvel was talking to Reeves about any roles for movies to which Feige responded:
This is not the first time a big actor has been talked to many times before getting the perfect role though, as Feige told they talked to Jake Gyllenhaal many times before getting him for Mysterio.