Fast & Furious is a universe in itself. From the first part released in 2001, the Fast & Furious franchise has garnered a hefty fan following. The legacy has given eight parts and one spin-off, Hobbs and Shaw. Fast & Furious: Hobbs and Shaw starred Dwayne Johnson as Luke Hobbs and Jason Statham as Deckard Shaw. The movie was a global hit.
Fast & Furious was supposedly set for release in May 2020. The sudden outbreak of coronavirus affected the globe substantially. The public gathers were shut to reduce the impact of the disease. As a result, movies were postponed to keep their lives secure. Recently, the news broke that Fast & Furious 9 or F9 would be releasing next year in April.
The cast of Fast & Furious 9:
Apart from the action-filled intriguing storyline, the next attraction of the movie is the star cast. We have seen Jason Statham, Dwayne Johnson, Gal Gadot, and many others joining the race over the past couple of years. This year, Fast & Furious 9 is bringing the bandwagon back once again.
The lead character Dominic Toretto will be played by the thespian, Vin Diesel. The rest of the cast includes Jordana Brewster, Michelle Rodriguez, Chris “Ludacris” Bridges, Nathalie Emmanuel, Tyrese Gibson, Helen Mirren, Lucas Black, Charlize Theron, Bow Wow, Sung Kang and Jason Tobin. The freshly added names to the list are John Cena, Cardi B, Michael Rooker, Anna Sawai, Vinnie Bennett, Finn Cole, Francis Ngannou, and Ozuna.
Actor Dwayne Johnson wouldn’t be appearing in this season. Previously, Dwayne Johnson and Vin Diesel had a power struggle which gave Hobbs and Shaw a push. It is rumored that Hobbs and Shaw would be getting a sequel. We are sensing that Dwayne Johnson might remain distant for a couple of seasons of Fast & Furious 9.
The plot of Fast & Furious 9:
The plot intricacies are about guesses. However, we are hearing that the story revolves around Dominic Toretto’s family. They have received death threats from an old arch-enemy, Cipher (Charlize Theron). The villain would be getting a handful of support from Dominic Toretto’s younger brother, Jakob Toretto. The character of Jakob Toretto is played by John Cena. The twist in the story is not just Jakob Toretto (John Cena), but the arrival of dead character Han Lue played by Sung Kang.
Other Upcoming Fast & Furious movies:
The rumors have it that the female leads of the movie series, Fast & Furious would be getting a separate movie. Apart from Fast & Furious 10 and another part of Hobbs and Shaw, actor Charlize Theron’s character Cipher could get a distinct movie that would focus on his character. Actor Charlize Theron is reportedly cast for Hobbs and Shaw’s sequel. He would once again be the villain in the movie.
So, stay curious to get more insights!