The 10th installment in the Fast & Furious film series and the overall 11th feature film in the Franchise will reportedly begin shooting in the spring. The recent reports suggest that Aquaman fame Jason Mamoa is cast as the antagonist’s role.
F&F Franchise, after amassing a chunk of money at the box office worldwide in the year 2021, is now gearing for the 10th part in the series. Reportedly the script is still being developed, but recently makers confirmed that they have roped in Jason Mamoa in the film, though it is yet to be confirmed whether he be playing the villain’s role or not.
Star Cast of Fast & Furious 10
The director of the 2021 F9 film Justin Lin is back again in the director’s chair, producing the movie himself and Vin Diesel.
Though makers haven’t confirmed the star cast yet, the longstanding cast Michelle Rodriguez, Tyrese Gibson, Chris Brides aka Ludacris, and Sung Kang are allegedly returning. In addition, F8 or The Fate of the Furious and F9 actor Charlize Theron also returns for the upcoming film.
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Is Dwayne Johnson returning or not?
In Nov, Vin, through SM platform Instagram pleaded with Dwayne Johnson, who starred in F5 (Fast Five) through F8 (The Fate of The Furious) & a spin-off film called Hobbs & Shaw, with the latter declining the offer calling the former manipulative in Dec in an interview, the hope for Dwayne’s casting in the film has ended with it. Since then, the Franchise has been looking for someone to fill the gap.
Fast & Furious 10 Release Date
Talking about the 10th installment of the F&F film series, it will be reportedly a two-part film, with the first part is currently slated to hit the theatres on 19 May 2023 and part two in Feb 2024. Both the part will be directed by Lin.
However, the highest-grosser film in this successful Franchise is the 7th film Furious 7, also the last film of the late actor Paul Walker.
Upcoming projects in the Franchise
Talking about the expansion, they and the two-part of the ten films are reportedly adding a sequel to the Hobbs & Shaw starring Jason Statham & Dwayne.
And an untitled Women-Led film to the Franchise. While the former will be financed by Hiram Garcia & Dwayne, the latte will be bankrolled by Vin, Michael Fottrell, and Chris Morgan.
Main Leads Upcoming Films
Meanwhile, Jason Mamoa will be seen this year in the sequel of Aquaman named Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom and the other film Slumberland; both films are reportedly in the post-production stage.
He has another film in his hand, The Last Manhunt, in which he is essaying the character Big Jim; it’s in the post-production phase currently.
On the other Vin will be seen playing Groot’s voice in Thor: Love and Thunder and Avatar 2 this year. Apart from F10’s two-part, he is also cast in Avatar3, which will be released in 2023.