It may have been slightly overshadowed by its respective debuts in the festive adventure of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Hawk Eye and a semi-autobiographical short story by Kevin Hart True story, but Halle Berry’s directorial debut Bruises Yes still won a lot of praise after landing on Netflix yesterday.
The suspenseful drama about an MMA fighter who has fallen back against all odds to ensure a better life for her son is rife with positive clichés and formulas, but here it is. also a completed debut for the Academy Award winner, who also happens to deliver a compelling performance befitting of Jacky Justice.
Rising star Shamier Anderson was the film’s first villain, and his involvement directly led to his casting in the action sequel next year. John Wick: Chapter 4. Of course, Berry appeared in season three, while franchise director Chad Stahelski was one of them. Bruisesexecutive producers and Anderson admitted The Hollywood Reporter for which his co-star and director are responsible.
“I got the job, and I finished filming a week ago. I’m in John Wick with Keanu Reeves! A big thank you to Halle Berry for giving me the opportunity that led to that.”
Hollywood really is a small world sometimes, and Anderson must have impressed Berry so she went to meet the architect of the house in person. John Wick saga and advised that he would be the ideal candidate to cross paths with Keanu Reeves’ legendary assassin on his fourth outing.