Keanu Reeves shaves his beard as filming begins for Bill & Ted 3.
The actor has started the shooting for comedic film series, Bill and Ted. The film revolves around the two friends played by Keanu Reeves (Ted) and Alex Winter (Bill). The two teenagers have interesting adventures as they travel through time. The first movie, Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure, was released on February 17, 1989.
Followed by, Bill & Ted’s Bogus Journey in 1991. Both resulting in great success and boosting Reeves career from an early age.
Bill & Ted filming
The film series is to return in 2020 with the movie, Bill & Ted Face the Music, written by original screenwriters, Ed Solomon, and Chris Matheson. Reeves and Winter announced the next movie in a video posted on Twitter. They thanked the fans and told them the possibility of their favorite characters to return on screen.
The world is about to get a lot more excellent. Watch this special announcement from your two favorite dudes! 8.21.20 🎸⚡️ pic.twitter.com/miOtBhinlC
— Bill & Ted 3 (@BillandTed3) March 20, 2019
In addition to Reeves and Winter, many familiar faces will be returning to their old roles, along with new additions to the cast. The cast consists of Ted’s parents played by Amy Stoch and Hal Landon Jr, as for his younger brother, Deacon, Beck Bennett will play the role.
Additionally, Erinn Hayes is to play Ted’s wife, Princess Elizabeth, while Jayma Mays will play Princess Joanna, Bill’s wife.
Co-writer, Solomon took to Twitter to announce that the shooting for the new movie will start on Monday, July 1st.
Monday. Crew call: 7:30. First shot: 9:00.
— Ed Solomon (@ed_solomon) June 29, 2019
Keanu Reeves shaves
For his memorable role in the film series, the 56-year-old was spotted in New Orleans, where the shooting will take place, by the paparazzi. However, the actor was walking around without his beard that everyone had gotten used to. It seems like the John Wick actor is ready to play Ted.
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Fans have mixed feelings
Reeves has received a lot of love and support by his loyal fans throughout his career. Fans were thrilled to watch Toy Story 4 and find Reeves playing the role of ‘Forky’, a new toy introduced and voiced by Reeves. The actor even brought joy to fans with the film, John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum. Additionally, Bill & Ted seems to be the cherry on top.
Fans reacted to the photos released of Reeves without his beard. Fans are taken by shock to see the actor change his iconic look. However, his loyal fans remain supportive of the Matrix actor, with or without the beard.
The movie will be released on August 21, 2020.