Fast And Furious 8 Release Date Confirmed 14 April 2017 By Vin Diesel : Hollywood News

Fast and Furious Release Date has been Confirmed

Fast and Furious has been a franchise very close to people who live for the thrills! Last night, Vin Diesel shared the poster of the eighth instalment of Fast and Furious 8 and it made us miss Pauleven more. Recently Vin had made it public that the Fast and Furious franchise would have movies up to the 10 part making it even. He also revealed that the eighth instalment has a lot of adrenaline pumped moments in store for fans. Well, that’s not a revelation to shock us because we already know that the franchise does this one activity the best! The 8th part will be hitting theatres on April 14, 2017 and the parts following would release on Apr. 19, 2019, and Apr. 2, 2021.

F. Gary Gary will be taking the director’s chair for the eighth film. Charlize Theron and Scott Eastwood will be joining the franchise, while Michelle Rodriguez, Jason Statham and Dwayne Johnson will don their respective roles. While we were checking out the poster, we couldn’t help but miss one familiar character i.e. Paul Walker. Fans mourned the loss of the actor and so did the co-stars. And on this poster, while Vin Diesel is staring in blank space waiting for a call of action, it aches us to realize that Paul’s face won’t be there in this film.

About the Film

Fast & Furious 8 or Furious 8 is an upcoming American action film directed by F. Gary Gray and written by Chris Morgan. It is the eighth installment in The Fast and the Furious franchise. The cast currently consists of Vin Diesel, Dwayne Johnson, Michelle Rodriguez, Tyrese Gibson, Chris Bridges, Eva Mendes, Lucas Black, Kurt Russell, Charlize Theron and Jason Statham.

Plans for an eighth installment were first announced in March 2015 when Diesel appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live! and announced that the film would be set in New York. Preparations for the film began immediately after the release of Furious 7 (2015) with Diesel, Morgan and producer Neal H. Moritz re-signing. After setting an initial release date in the same month, casting took place between April and June of 2015, with the remaining cast yet to be rounded out. In October 2015, Gray, best known for directing Straight Outta Compton (2015), was announced to direct the film in place of James Wan, who had directed the previous film. Principal photography began in March 2016 in Mývatn, Iceland, with other filming locations set to include Atlanta and New York.

Fast 8 marks the first film of the franchise other than The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift (2006) not to star Paul Walker, who died in a single-vehicle crash on November 30, 2013. The film is scheduled to be released on April 14, 2017.

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