Riddick 4: Furya is the upcoming fourth live-action movie installment in the Riddick universe.
For the next film, you have to go to the Underverse, you want to go to the Underverse and you'll have to go through the Underverse to get to Furya. So, those are the two stories that are mapped out." - Vin Diesel
“That’s where we end up. I know what that movie looks like, I’ve talked it out. It has all the right notes, it’s a great movie. The real question is: what do you do before you get there? Is it a voyage through the Necromonger universe? Do you have to earn the right to return home by some trial of fire? That’s what we’re talking about doing. Perhaps.”
“I believe there are two more movies. And I think it’s good that we are looking at ending the series so it doesn’t feel like an open-ended thing, like we’re doing it just for monetary reasons and we’ve just got to keep rolling it over and rolling it over. I think there’s a real end to this and I know what that last movie looks like. The real question is: is it like a two-parter rather than a one-parter? So I think we’re both thinking the same thing, that there’s two more movies in the series.” - David Twohy
As of August 29, 2013 writer/director David Twohy has begun penning the fourth movie, but Vin has made it clear that he will be unable to put out the next two at a rate of which he did Fast & Furious. Where sequels are in the future it may take a few years for them to be released.
“I don’t want to mislead anybody with the recent success of Fast & Furious. I’m not going to be able to do Riddick at the same pace as Fast & Furious. It’s just… It’s just too dark.” - Vin Diesel
- January 28. 2014 Vin announced Universal will be pursuing the fourth Riddick movie as the DVD sales were the highest in it's week release.
- November 22, 2015 Vin Diesel unveiled on Instagram that director David Twohy had begun writing the fourth installment in the Riddick series entitled Furia and that a TV-series for SyFy called Merc City was in development.
- December 15, 2015 Vin Diesel and David Twohy unveiled Furia would begin filming in early 2017, for a possible late 2017 to early 2018 release date.
- December 16, 2015 David Twohy confirms the film would be rated R and would be an origin story.
- On July 21, 2019, Vin Diesel announced on his Instagram account that he'd received Twohy's script for Riddick 4: Furya.