Is Keanu Reeves in Cyberpunk 2077: Phantom Liberty DLC as Johnny Silverhand?

Andrew Highton
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The long-awaited Cyberpunk 2077 Phantom Liberty DLC is here, and though Idris Elba is featured heavily in the new story, fans may want to know if Keanu Reeves’ Johnny Silverhand is also involved. Here’s what we know about Keanu Reeves in the new expansion.

Keanu Reeves’ Johnny Silverhand was a huge part of Cyberpunk 2077’s narrative. The sunglasses-wearing, silver-armed frontman is laced with charisma and plays a pivotal role in V’s story throughout the base game.

With the addition of the Phantom Liberty DLC however, fans are wondering if Keanu Reeves will reprise his role as Johnny Silverhand once again, and perhaps even appear alongside Idris Elba’s new character, Solomon Reed.

Here’s everything we know about the possible return of Johnny Silverhand in the expansion.

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Is Johnny Silverhand in Cyberpunk 2077: Phantom Liberty DLC?

Yes! Keanu Reeves is slipping into the rocking shoes of Johnny Silverhand for the Cyberpunk 2077: Phantom Liberty DLC expansion.

A bunch of new characters are arriving in Cyberpunk 2077. The likes of Songbird, Myers, and Hansen will be making their debut. Though, Cyberpunk 2077 originals will be pleased to see Keanu Reeves making a comeback.

During the Xbox Games Showcase 2023, there was an in-depth presentation for Phantom Liberty. Reeves hosted it saying: “Hi, I’m very excited to be returning as Johnny Silverhand in the upcoming expansion for Cyberpunk 2077 – Phantom Liberty.”

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