The ninth installment of the Vin Diesel saga will be released later than expected. Shifted at the start of the year to April 2021, it leaves its place for the next James Bond , postponed to this date.
It was inevitable. By choosing to postpone the release of Die Can Wait , the new James Bond , from November 11 to April 2, 2021 , Universal was also forced to postpone another of its big productions, Fast & Furious 9 .
The highly anticipated new installment in the Vin Diesel saga, which promises impressive stunts and the return of fan-beloved character Han (Sung Kang), will hit theaters at the end of May 2021, the US studio has announced. Initially scheduled for May 20, Fast & Furious 9 was initially postponed to March 31, 2021 due to the pandemic.Advertisinghttps: //d-2106851383742181745.ampproject.net/2009190410002/frame.html
Fast and Furious 9 takes place three years after the events portrayed in the previous film. This new episode will mark the arrival of a new villain, Jakob (John Cena), the brother of Dominic Toretto (Vin Diesel). Jordana Brewster, Ludacris, Tyrese Gibson and Charlize Theron will be back, unlike Dwayne Johnson and Jason Statham, who are busy filming the Hobbs & Shaw spin-off .
Soon in space
The patience of the fans will be rewarded, as the next Fast & Furious promises to be epic. Confirming a rumor circulating for several months, actress Michèle Rodriguez indeed indicated at the beginning of September that part of the action will take place in space .
“Oh, not possible. How do you know that guys? See what’s going on? People start to say backstage stuff, man. When a movie doesn’t come out, things start to leak. Nobody should know… ”, explained the actress in the emission The Jess Cagle Show , before specifying that her character will not have the chance to fly to space.
Michèle Rodriguez also declared in this interview to be very satisfied with the evolution of the saga: “We had a screenwriter and she helped us a lot. The girls in the franchise were treated better. I hope we will see it in the final result. «