Fast and Furius 8 Wiki: Fast and Furious 8 is the upcoming action film directed by F. Gary Gray and written by Chris Morgan.The movie is one of the most cherished action speed movie that has never failed to entertain us. With the dazzling star cast of Vin Diesel, Jason Statham and Paul Walker in the movie the first film The Fast and The Furious released in 2001 and minted $207 million and since then there is no looking back. Now the 8th series of the movie is set to release on 14th April 2017 and the buzz cannot be more elaborate.
Dwayne Johnson as Luke Hobbs
Vin Diesel as Dominic Toretto
Michelle Rodriguez as Letty Ortiz
Jason Statham as Deckard Shaw
- Tyrese Gibson as Roman Pearce
- Ludacris as Tej Parker
- Kurt Russell as Frank Petty
- Elsa Pataky as Elena Neves
- Nathalie Emmanuel as Ramsey
- Tego Calderon as Tego Leo
- Don Omar as Rico Santos
Charlize Theron as Cipher
- Director: F. Gary Gray
- Producer: Neal H. Moritz, Vin Diesel
- Writer: Chris Morgan
- Based on: Characters by Gary Scott Thompson
There are numerous rumors about the upcoming Fast and Furious 8 that is keeping the movie always in the headlines. There was a news that as Paul Walker who is one of the biggest attraction of Fast and Furious series died in between the shooting the previous movie Furious 7, he was too sure that the next series will come up in no time and that words were haunting the entire cast and crew while Vin Diesel declared “I was trying to keep it close to the vest throughout the release. Paul Walker used to say that [an eighth film] was guaranteed. And in some ways, when your brother guarantees something, you sometimes feel like you have to make sure it comes to pass... so if fate has it, then you'll get this when you hear about it. [Furious 7] was for Paul, [the eighth film] is from Paul.”
- According to another news the character of Vin Diesel will take a dark shade as he will come out as the betrayer of his clan, and thus his role will get a villianish tinge.
- Charlize Theron has been signed on to play the villain, while Scott Eastwood is expected to play Kurt Russell's partner.
- If the rumors to be believed Eva Mendez will deliver her role as customs agent Monica Fuentes and that Lucas Black will return as Tokyo Drift's Sean Boswell.
- As in all the movie Vin and Paul were present and this movie franchise without the two is unthinkable. Thus as per the news in the 8th series Paul Walker's brother Cody will be seen in a small role.
- Helen Mirren confirmed that she will join the cast of Fast 8.
- Fast 8 will be set in New York City, while other movies of the series mostly took place in California.
- Fast 8 is heard to shoot in Cleveland and was recorded dropping a car from a parking garage, but the fans think this is just a process to drop the shooting cost!