The Matrix Resurrections has now been launched and audiences have been thrust again into the Matrix as soon as once more. Along with returning stars like Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss, the movie additionally introduces us to Bugs, a blue-haired gunslinger performed by Jessica Henwick. Getting to participate in an enormous blockbuster doesn’t come alongside daily, however Jessica Henwick truly needed to make a troublesome selection between starring in The Matrix Resurrections or Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings.
Jessica Henwick has beforehand described having to decide on between Shang-Chi and The Matrix Resurrections as her personal pink tablet/blue tablet second, and she or he lately defined her selection whereas talking with THR. Henwick had auditioned for each initiatives and reached the purpose the place they wished her to both screen-test with Simu Liu for Shang-Chi or chemistry learn for Matrix. She wound up selecting The Matrix Resurrections partly as a result of taking a task within the Marvel Cinematic Universe would possibly formally shut the e book on any probability she might return as Iron Fist‘s Colleen Wing down the highway.
That positively did come up within the dialogue. If I did [Shang-Chi], I might successfully be placing Colleen to mattress. It wasn’t the primary issue, but it surely positively got here up in dialog. I really like Colleen. She modified my life. After all, if I used to be given the chance to revisit her, I might, however I simply don’t know the way possible that’s. Charlie knew about that chance years in the past. He already knew it was taking place. I feel I might have heard by now if there have been any plans with Colleen.
As we’ve seen a couple of actors from the Marvel Netflix sequence convey their characters into the MCU, it’s not outdoors the realm of chance that Colleen Wing might make the leap as effectively. Wing was an alley of Danny Rand (Finn Jones) in Iron Fist, and though the sequence didn’t obtain the very best evaluations, Jessica Henwick’s work was at all times praised. The ultimate episode discovered Wing taking over the facility of the Iron Fist and a few followers hope she might turn out to be the MCU’s Iron Fist. “That will be cool!” Henwick mentioned. “If it was the fitting second, the fitting venture, for certain. I really like Colleen. However we’ll see. I gave her a contented ending. She’s fortunately residing in New York with Misty [Simone Missick]. They’re operating their very own enterprise collectively. So she’s good the place she is as effectively.“
The Matrix Resurrections is now enjoying in theaters and streaming on HBO Max, so remember to take a look at a review from our personal JimmyO.