Things to Know About Fast and Furious 8
With the success of the last release of the Fast and Furious franchise Fast and Furious 7, the diehard fans wanted to know if there would be the production of the next installment after the tragic death of one of the main character Paul Walker who played the role Brian O’Conner. The previous sequels of the Fast and furious franchise earned more than $1 billion worldwide tend to produce sequels. As such, Furious 8 was something that the diehard fans of the Fast and Furious series waiting for and finally with the release of the trailer on December 11th we got to get back the complete action packed movie that we were hoping to get. After watching the trailer we get to draw the conclusion that this movie is going to be nothing less than epic. Here are the few things that one needs to know about the Fast and Furious 8 in case if you have not watched the trailer.
5 things about Fast and Furious 8
The Release Date of the film fast and Furious 8
The movie Fast and Furious 8 has it’s the title the Fate of the Furious, and the movie has been scheduled to be released in the month of April 14th 2017. After the release of the trailer on December 11th 2016 the diehard fans of the movie got excited and are looking forward for the movie to hit the silver screens.
The New York Setting
As we have seen in the earlier releases The Fast & Furious movies always have been an L.A. based franchise, and finally Vin Diesel met up to the promise to return the series to Southern California with Furious 7. But the Fast and Furious series that has stopped in so many amazing global cities has yet to invade the glamorous New York City. We hear that the latest installment is scheduled to be shot in the busy streets of New York. It’s interesting to see how the setting will play out considering the East coast is where it all began for Officer Brian and Dom Torreto.
The Cast of the Fast and Furious 8
After the tragic death of Paul Walker who played one of the most important character in the movie series of Fast and Furious as Brian O’Conner, the makers of the film and the cast were in doubt as to whether there would be another installment of the Fast and Furious Franchise but with the latest rumors and updates pouring in we get to hear that the makers of the film has found the perfect replacement of Paul Walker. After careful consideration the final names that made the cut were Paul Walker’s brother Cody Walker and Kurt Russell who played the role of Mr. Nobody. Then comes the ever so talented and gorgeous Charlize Theron who would be seen playing the role of a villain in the movie named Cipher and would also be seen seducing Vin Diesel to join the evil side of the gang war. Dwayne Johnson would also be coming back in this installment of the Fast and Furious series. Kurt Russel and Jason Statham would be playing important roles in Fast and Furious 8. Tyrese Gibson, Michelle Rodriguez and Ludacris would be co-starring in Fast and Furious 8. Considering the rumors Eve Mendes, Ronda Rousey and Lucas Black would return to the series, we hear that Eve Mendes would be playing the role of U.S. Customs Agent Monica Fuentes.