Buckle up, Quick & Livid followers: the franchise’s tenth essential installment, “Fast X,” is on the horizon, and we lastly have our first have a look at it. On Jan. 31, veteran star Vin Diesel teased his return as Dominic “Dom” Toretto by sharing a mysterious “Fast X” poster on Instagram. “We’re almost there… We can’t wait to share a taste of what’s coming…,” he captioned it, additionally confirming that the movie’s first trailer will debut on Feb. 10.
Greater than 20 years after Quick & Livid first burst onto the scene, the street-racing world juggernaut is coming to an finish with “Fast X.” Nevertheless, for its final lap, the saga will likely be cut up right into a two-part finale, which Diesel beforehand introduced throughout an “F9” press occasion, per Digital Spy. “Part of the reason why ‘Fast 10’ has to be broken into two different movies is because there’s so much ground to cover,” he defined. “There’s so many places and so many locations in the world that we have to visit.”
So what’s going to “Fast X” be about? Nicely, particulars in regards to the ultimate film are nonetheless being saved underneath wraps, and after “F9″‘s space-bound adventures, there isn’t any telling what route the upcoming movie will take. Nevertheless, contemplating “Fast X” is the final installment, it is doable it will concentrate on passing the torch to the following era of younger racers who could comply with of their mother and father’ footsteps.
In keeping with Variety, “Cheaper by the Dozen” star Leo Abelo Perry performs the function of Dom and Elena Neves’s (Elsa Pataky) son — who was kidnapped as a child alongside along with his mom in 2017’s “The Fate of the Furious” and utilized by Charlize Theron‘s Cipher to blackmail Dom — which could possibly be a touch as to the place the story will go. However there’s nonetheless no telling what to anticipate till “Fast X”‘s trailer arrives.
To this point, the highway to “Fast X” has been stuffed with good and dangerous surprises. Whereas many followers are excited to see new faces like Jason Momoa and Brie Larson be part of the franchise for its ultimate stretch, some could also be saddened figuring out Dwayne Johnson isn’t returning as Luke Hobbs, regardless of Diesel’s public pleas.
In late 2021, the previous costars made headlines when Diesel tried to bait Johnson into rejoining the Quick & Livid franchise with an Instagram post captioned, “My little brother Dwayne… the time has come . . . I say this out of love… but you must show up, do not leave the franchise idle you have a very important role to play. Hobbs can’t be played by no other. I hope that you rise to the occasion and fulfill your destiny.”
Johnson, who final appeared in 2019’s “Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw,” later responded to his rival’s request in an interview with CNN and referred to as the put up “an example of his manipulation.” “I told him directly — and privately — that I would not be returning to the franchise,” Johnson instructed the outlet. “I was firm yet cordial with my words and said that I would always be supportive of the cast and always root for the franchise to be successful, but that there was no chance I would return.”
Forward, discover out who is returning to the Quick & Livid franchise, plus the whole lot else we learn about “Fast X” up to now.
“Fast X” Forged
To this point, confirmed returning solid members embrace Diesel as Dom, Tyrese Gibson as Roman Pearce, Ludacris as Tej, Jordana Brewster as Mia Toretto, Michelle Rodriguez as Letty Ortiz, Nathalie Emmanuel as Ramsey, Sung Kang as Han Lue, Helen Mirren as Magdalene Shaw, Scott Eastwood as Little No person, Michael Rooker as Buddy, and Cardi B as Leysa.
New faces becoming a member of “Fast X” are Momoa, Larson, Abelo, Daniela Melchior, and Alan Ritchson. Meadow Walker — daughter of the late Paul Walker, who performed a pivotal function within the Quick & Livid franchise earlier than his demise in 2013 — may also appear in the film after Diesel teased the likelihood in a 2021 interview with E!’s “Daily Pop.” Meadow did not star in “F9,” however she and Paul’s brothers, Caleb and Cody, had been concerned behind the scenes.
“Fast X” Launch Date
The tenth installment of the Quick & Livid franchise hits theaters on Could 19.