It’s been confirmed By Vin Diesel in CinemaCon That the Fast and Furious franchise will release Furious 8 on April 14, 2017. The movie will take place in New York City, and it will be full of surprises.
After the death of Paul Walker’s in the car accident there was some speculation that they will stop the Furious 7, but the team crew had made it to a great movie that crossed the $1 billion mark worldwide, but the question that ask itself is who will take the Paul Walker role ? Also are there any new faces that will join the team?
The answer comes quickly as Vin Diesel hinted in the Jimmy Kimmel Live show, that Kurt Vogel Russell will have a bigger role in the Furious sequel. He said, “We are expecting to see the same gang with new faces in the previous movie like Lucas Black and Nathalie Emmanuel, The English actress known for her role in the series Game of Thrones”.
We still waiting for the announcement of the director who is going to take in charge of the new movie, since all the previous directors are busy making other movies. Some fans will be very happy if Justin Lin returns to the Fast and the Furious franchise who is working on the Star Trek 3 which will be released in the summer of 2016.
We will have more details about this over the months ahead.