New “The Matrix” film may center on young Morpheus, a character in the film.
According to a source, Warner Bros. might explore expanded universe concepts. The new “The Matrix” movie may come in the form of a prequel centering on young Morpheus, reports aceshowbiz.com,
In “The Matrix” trilogy, Morpheus was portrayed by Laurence Fishburne.
The character gained respect from the audience due to his monk-like stoicism and wisdom as a mentor. Should “The Matrix” spin-off happen, the role of young Morpheus reportedly will be played by Michael B. Jordan.
1999’s “The Matrix” starred Keanu Reeves.
The movie sees a dystopian future where humans are unaware they live in a simulated reality created by sentient machines. Computer programmer named Neo (Reeves) slowly learns the truth and starts the rebellion against the machines.