‘The Continental’ is the first derivation of the John Wick franchise. The show revolves around young Winston Scott, played by Colin Woodell. In the John Wick film series, the character was played by Ian McShane.
Mel Gibson, Mishel Prada, Hubert Point-Du Jour, Nhung Kate and others also played important roles in ‘The Continental’.
The story of ‘The Continental’ revolves around the journey of Winston Scott. You can learn how Scott became the proprietor of the New York branch of the Continental hotel chain, which is known as a safe haven for assassins.
The show will act as a prequel to ‘John Wick’ and is based on 1970s real-world events based on the rise of the American Mafia. The series will show you the history of the Continental Hotel through the young Winston Scott. This series also reveals how Scott tried to seize the hotel and eventually took the throne.
Not only Scott, but you’ll learn the story of young Charon as well. Charon’s role is portrayed by Ayomide Adegun in this series. If you love John Wick, you should check this series out.
Will Keanu Reeves Features in ‘The Continental’?
Right now, Keanu Reeves is not listed in the list of actors for ‘ The Continental’ as the story is set in the 1970s, decades before John Wick. Keanu Reeves may return as John Wick in the spin-offs. Well, it is not confirmed but a possibility. Ana De Armas will play the role of a ballerina who seeks revenge on those who killed her family.
You can watch ‘The Continental’ on Peacock in the US and Amazon Prime Video in the UK.