The 36-year-old star options within the new sci-fi blockbuster because the villainous Agent Smith and defined how he was amazed by the hassle Keanu put right into a battle scene as he returns to the function of Thomas Anderson/Neo.
Jonathan advised The Hollywood Reporter: “All the rumours are true about Keanu’s degree of labor ethic. He was there coaching and preparing earlier than all of us received there.
“My first day within the coaching tent, Keanu was in his jiu-jitsu outfit doing kicks and punches. I imply, he actually units the bar for all of us within the coaching.”
The ‘Mindhunter’ actor continued: “It was so thrilling to be doing such extraordinary battle choreography with the best motion star of our time and somebody that is so dedicated to their craft.
“I actually tried to soak up each single second of attending to be with Keanu and I realized a lot from working with him. It is an expertise I will maintain in my coronary heart for the remainder of my life.
“There’s a lot belief that is concerned in these battle scenes since you’re actually hitting one another, however you are not hurting one another. So it is nice abandon matched with nice precision.”
Groff’s function was performed by Hugo Weaving within the unique ‘Matrix’ trilogy and the actor revealed that he had his predecessor in his ideas when making ready for the film.
He defined: “There is a YouTube clip of Hugo Weaving each time he says, ‘Mr. Anderson!’ within the span of ‘The Matrix’ trilogy. So I watched this video clip quite a bit, and I performed the flicks within the background whereas I ate dinner. I at all times had Hugo in my thoughts.”