Fast & Furious 9 has been confirmed and we are excited. It is now in its 18th year.
Recast of Late Paul Walker’s Character
Paul Walker played Brian O’Conner. Walker was in 6 of the first seven movies. In the seventh film, until he decided to retire from the car heists to be a family man (the scenes were finished via CGI and his brothers, Caleb and Cody, standing in). But in November 2019, rumors surfaced that Walker’s character will be cast again.
Charlize Theron is Cipher and will be back.
Vin Diesel, Michelle Rodriguez, Ludacris, Tyrese Gibson, and Nathalie Emmanuel are back as Dominic, Letty, Tej, Roman, and Ramsey. Jordana Brewster has also been confirmed to return.
Newcomers with roles unknown
Cardi B will also be in the film. John Cena will also be in the movie in a role that has not been revealed yet. Finn Cole, Anna Sawai, and Vinnie Bennett will be there too. Micheal Rooker is also joining. There is still no confirmation of what role they will play. And will they be on the good side or the bad side?
It will be available on May 22, 2020. The opening date is in line with previous movies. They all had an April or May release every two years.
Was Hobbs & Shaw Fast & Furious 9?
Hobbs and Shaw was the first spinoff movie in the franchise. And with Dwayne Johnson and Jason Statham reprising their roles as Luke Hobbs and Deckard Shaw. Available on August 2, 2019, it has Vanessa Kirby, and Idris Elba as Brixton, the antagonist. Helen Mirren is Deckard’s mother, Magdalene Shaw, introduced in The Fate of the Furious.