Talk about resurrection! Keanu Reeves will reprise his title role in the.

"Constantine" sequel after starring in the original in 2005.

 According to Deadline, Reeves will reunite with the director.

Francis Lawrence for the sequel, based on the DC Comics character.

Akiva Goldsman will write and produce the film through his Weed Road Pictures.

as well as Bad Robot's J.J. Abrams and Hannah Minghella.

The original film about a wielder of dark magic grossed.

over $230 million worldwide, according to Box Office Mojo.

While the film only holds a rotten 46% rating.

on Rotten Tomatoes, the audience score is 72%.