Fast 8, which is the eighth installment in the Fast & Furious franchise, is set for a release in theaters April 14th, 2017.
The movie is set to bring back much of the original cast such as Vin Diesel, Dwayne Johnson, Tyrese Gibson, Michelle Rodriguez, and Ludacris.
The movie is also set to bring back the newer cast from the previous Fast 7 film, such as Kurt Russell , Jason Statham and Nathalie Emmanuel.
New additions to the cast include Scott Eastwood ( who is set to be a protege of Kurt Russell’s “Mr. Nobody” ) and Charlize Theron who is rumored to be the main antagonist or villain of the film.
Eva Mendes who played Monica Fuentes in 2 Fast 2 Furious has also been rumored to reprise her role in the upcoming Fast & Furious movie ( although no confirmation has been stated ).
Filming for the new movie has just started filming recently and as a short video recap shows a little of the crew back on set and in uniform .
Check out this new Fast 8 video recap.
While we are still missing a shot of Charlize Theron’s character “Cipher”, from the looks of it Scott Eastwood may be up for a role that may end up replacing the pivotal role Paul Walker played in the Fast & Furious movies. ( Check him out in that FBI agent suit )
What Fast 8 characters are you looking forward to seeing the most? Do you think Scott Eastwood is being set up to have a Paul Walker FBI type of role in the movie?