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Chad Stahelski Thinks of Kevin Feige as a Coach, John Wick Director Teases Blade

The filmmaker behind the John Wick movies describes the MCU’s Kevin Feige as “a little bit of a coach” & & validates Blade film talks.


  • John Wick director Chad Stahelski thinks about Kevin Feige of Marvel Studios a coach.
  • Stahelski has actually participated in speak with possibly direct the upcoming Blade remake for the MCU, however it stays unpredictable if he will be included.
  • Blade is arranged to be launched on November 7, 2025, and is promoted as the darkest entry in the MCU so far.

The director of the John Wick movies is no complete stranger to Marvel Studios. Sure, the majority of fans most likely consider Chad Stahelski as the one yanking on the cinematic strings of the Baba Yaga (Keanu Reeves). However Stahelski’s stunt work experience caused his involvement in a variety of Marvel jobs. And Stahelski really thinks about the President of Marvel Studios, Kevin Feige, “a little bit of a coach.” Stahelski just recently talked to host Josh Horowitz throughout a watchalong for John Wick: Chapter 4 onHappy Sad Confused And Stahelski stated:

” Look, I have actually worked for Marvel a lot, and they have actually been really, great to me. And like Kevin Feige, he’s been really … he’s practically been a little bit of a coach in a capability of suggestions that he was really delighted to provide me about how to open a franchise with John Wick.”

Stahelski took part in a number of Marvel motion pictures for many years as a stuntman/coordinator, consisting of Spider-Man 2, X-Men Origins: Wolverine, Iron Male 2, The Wolverine and Deadpool 2 And while Stahelski has a variety of directorial jobs in the works, and the most significant is perhaps the long-awaited Highlander remake, there have actually been talks of the innovative taking the helm of the brand-new Blade movie for the MCU.

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From the Baba Yaga to Blade.

Mahershala Ali standing in front of an image of Blade from Marvel Comics.
Marvel Comics/20th Century Studios

Throughout his sit-down on the Delighted Unfortunate Baffled watchalong, John Wick director Chad Stahelski verified that he has actually participated in speak with direct the approaching Blade remake for the MCU. Thus numerous other jobs that experienced hold-ups since of the Writers Guild of America (WGA) and the Screen Cast Guild-American Federation of Tv and Radio Artists (SAG-AFTRA) strikes,Blade was also shut down However Stahelski would like a possibility to take the reins of the brand-new Blade film. Stahelski stated throughout the exact same watchalong:

” Of all the important things out there, I would take a swing at Blade in a 2nd. Like that’s one that gets under my skin. Like ‘Ah! I ‘d take a swing at that a person […]’ We have actually spoken about it, however like appearance, they have actually got an extremely … I believe they have actually got an excellent formula. They have their thing going, and I believe they have actually got the best individuals associated with Blade now.”

Back in November of 2022, it was reported thatBlade would be the darkest MCU entry And as much as Stahelski wants to be the one to reimagine the character for the cinema, it appears like the conversations about him signing up with Blade are simply that. Stahelski likewise informed Josh Horowitz throughout the John Wick: Chapter 4 watchalong:

” I’m not in the inner circle, however we have actually had talks. Simply for whatever factor, things come together, and there’s an excellent suitable for whatever else. However I believe they, for what they’re doing, they have actually got a fantastic, a fantastic thing going. However if that thing does not exercise, in 5 years from now I ‘d still resemble, ‘Yeah.’ Possibly on the 4th reboot of Blade or the 5th reboot of Blade …”

At the time of this writing, Blade is arranged to strike theaters on November 7, 2025. And fans can see Stahelski’s look throughout the Delighted Unfortunate Baffled watchalong for John Wick: Chapter 4 in its totality listed below:


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