Published: 2023-03-24T02:00:00

updated: 2023-03-23T16:13:49

There’s a new dog in John Wick: Chapter 4 that plays quite a prominent role in the action sequel. But will this dog survive to the end? Read on if you need this information before deciding whether to watch the film.

The John Wick saga began with the death of the title character’s wife. Followed by the death of his dog, a cold blood murder that sends John on a homicidal rampage that has now stretched across four films and counting.

Knowledge of this canine death deterred some dog lovers from watching the original film. And with a new “best friend” joining the John Wick cast, we’re going to help those who feel the same way make an informed choice about watching this sequel.

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Therefore, below we will describe in detail whether the dog dies in John Wick: Chapter 4. So BEWARE OF DOG SPOILERS

Who is the dog in John Wick: Chapter 4?

The new dog in John Wick: Chapter 4 is a Belgian Malinois. The animal has no name, in production notes the dog is simply referred to as a “loyal accomplice”.

The dog is an accomplice to a character known as “The Tracker”, also known as Mr. Nobody, played by Canadian actor Shamier Anderson.

Five dogs played the role at various points in the film, with Anderson explaining, “I had to be with the dogs every day. Each had a different personality, energy and ability. A dog tugged, another fetched. Not only did I get to know her, but I worked to understand her energy and build a credible relationship.”

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Does the dog die in John Wick 4?

No, the dog does not die in John Wick 4. And that despite the fact that the animal is essentially an extension of The Tracker, he hunts his prey and is therefore almost constantly in danger.

“We wanted the dog to fit seamlessly into the story,” says director Chad Stahelski of the dog, “and not just have him do stunts and attacks. We liked the idea of ​​a character who could literally track Wick down and smell Wick.”

The dog nearly dies in Chapter 4, but survives every close shave, with the title character even coming to his rescue in one particularly dramatic sequence.

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He also brings humor to the plot by chewing on a character’s nuts during one scene before then peeing on their head. Good boy!

John Wick: Chapter 4 is in theaters now – you can read our review of the film Herewhile you can find the rest of our coverage Here.


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