Get ready for all the Fate of the Furious movie trivia you want to know! As I mentioned in our F8 quotes post, I am super excited about this movie! It’s one of my favorite franchises! The Fate of the Furious is the latest action movie in The Fast and the Furious film series. It is set to be released in theaters on April 14, 2017. The movie brings back fan favorites Vin Diesel as Dominic Toretto, Dwayne Johnson as Luke Hobbs, Michelle Rodriguez as Letty Ortiz and Jason Statham as Deckard Shaw. Here are some cool facts about The Fate of the Furious movie.
The Fate of the Furious Movie Trivia
The Fate of the Furious is the 8th film installment in The Fast and the Furious franchise. There will be two movies in the franchise, with the 9th being released in theaters on April 19, 2019 and the 10th being released in theaters on April 2, 2021.
The 8 movies so far in the franchise have been released in theaters in either April, May or June. The Fast and the Furious was released on June 22, 2001; 2 Fast 2 Furious was released on June 6, 2003; The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift was released on June 16, 2006; Fast & Furious was released on April 3, 2009; Fast Five was released on April 29, 2011; Fast & Furious 6 was released on May 24, 2013 and Furious 7 was released on April 3, 2015.
Most of the cast of The Fate of the Furious have appeared in previous movies in the franchise, with the exception of four cast members, who are brand-new to the movie franchise. Scott Eastwood is slated to play the role of Frank Petty’s protégée; Helen Mirren will play Magdalene, the mother of Owen and Deckard Shaw; Charlize Theron will play the role of Cipher and Kristofer Hivju is slated to play the role of Rhodes, a henchman of Cipher.
On January 15, 2016, Vin Diesel posted the movie’s first official poster, featuring a New York City Skyline. The Fast and the Furious movies have been filmed in locations all around the world, but this is the 1st time that it filmed in New York City. Some of the previous filming locations include California, Florida, Georgia, Colorado, Puerto Rico, Tokyo and Abu Dhabi.
Charlize Theron’s role as Cipher in The Fate of the Furious, is the first female villain in the movie franchise. Some of the previous villains were Johnny Tran, Carter Verone, Arturo Braga, Owen Shaw and Deckard Shaw.