Derek Kolstad On Writing

The clock is ticking with the imminent release of John Wick Chapter 3: Parabellum. I thought it would be fun to shoot straight back into what made the original so great. The world of this film was so fascinating, and well made, that it has inspired a full trilogy. We’re talking about assassin vs. assassin, street racing, gun shooting, straight up action. Some of the best you’ll see too.

Derek Kolstad has been writing for quite a while, but John Wick was his first official big screen release. It was fun learning about his background. This interview, conducted by Gary Collinson, discusses world building, keeping an actor in mind when writing a part, and the love we all have for dogs. An interview with Derek Kolstad, screenwriter of John Wick