Recently, Fast and Furious franchise star Michelle Rodriguez seemingly confirmed that the subsequent installment within the sequence, F9 will characteristic motion set in house, validating years of individuals joking on the web that the daffily escapist franchise would finally be pressured to head to house to prime its earlier stunts. Now, Seth Rogen has revealed on Twitter that the thought for Fast and Furious: Space Edition, had been floating round a decade in the past.
“About ten years ago, me and @evandgoldberg were with one of the producers of The Fast and Furious franchise. Evan said as a joke, “they should go to space!” The producer looked at us, dead serious, and said… “not but.”
A decade in the past, the Fast and Furious franchise was nonetheless comparatively grounded in its strategy to stunts and motion scenes, having not but featured drag racing submarines or parachuting vehicles. But it appears even again then the producers knew that was the course the franchise was heading in, which might naturally solely culminate in Dominic Toretto and his crew blasting off into house to punch an asteroid in its face or one thing. While F9 was supposed to launch this 12 months, the lockdown delayed its launch by a full 12 months, and that delay is what Rodriguez blamed for the data leak when she was requested concerning the rumors relating to a space-sequence within the movie.
“Oh, no way. How did you guys find that out? See what happens? People start talking behind the scenes, man. When a movie doesn’t come out and forget about it, things get out. Nobody was supposed to know that…Oh, well, no, I’m not, I’m not, I’m not lucky enough to hit space.”
While the actress shouldn’t be going to be a part of Fast and Furious going into outer space, she expressed happiness over the truth that the film employed a feminine author who was ready to add some weight to the feminine characters within the film, who Rodriguez feels typically get sidelined in favor of the boys.
Fans had been already hyped for F9 even earlier than they knew it might characteristic space-based motion. The film will see the return of fan-favorite character Han, who had been seemingly killed by Deckard Shaw in a earlier installment of the franchise. Also within the combine is newcomer John Cena, who will play the function of Dom’s youthful brother with a particular form of grudge towards his brother.
Interestingly, one other main motion star is gearing up for a house jaunt in his upcoming film. Tom Cruise is producing a movie set in house, that may really shoot in house with the assistance of Elon Musk and NASA. It stays to be seen if followers will choose the house motion in F9 or what they’ll get to see in Cruise’s film.
Directed by Justin Lin, F9 options Vin Diesel, John Cena, Michelle Rodriguez, Tyrese Gibson, Chris “Ludacris” Bridges, Jordana Brewster, Nathalie Emmanuel and Sung Kang, with Helen Mirren, Charlize Theron and Cardi B. The movie arrives in theaters April 2, 2021.