Laurence Fishburne says he has ‘not been invited’ to join ‘Matrix 4’

Due to the coronavirus pandemic and the Hollywood shutdown, the film’s release was pushed back to spring 2022.

Academy Award-nominated actor, Laurence Fishburne said that he was not “invited” to reprise his iconic role as Morpheus in The Matrix 4.

“I have not been invited. Maybe that will make me write another play. I wish them well. I hope it’s great,” Fishburne told New York Magazine.

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Fishburne, who has been acting since childhood, began his career on the ABC soap opera, One Life to Live. One of his best younger roles was in the 1970s movie, Cornbread, Earl, and Me.

Since the 1970s, Fishburne has appeared on stage and screen. He was nominated for an Oscar for his portrayal of Ike Turner opposite Angela Bassett in What’s Love Got to Do with It?

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