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Fast and Furious 9 Release Date And Spoilers: The Rock Confirms His Status

Fast and Furious 9

Fast & Furious series was a huge success, and there are many movies of these franchise, all of which are successful. There two more movies coming and also we are getting a first spin-off of Fast and Furious. This spin will be focusing on Hobbs and Shaw, and it will release in August. However, Rock has confirmed that he won’t be in the next film of Fast & Furious.

During an interview, Johnson explained that Fast nine is starting it’s shooting ahead of its release date and it doesn’t feature him or Statham in it. He said, “The plan has always been for the Fast and Furious universe to grow and expand,”

Vin Diesel is a star character as well as the series producer. While as Rock clearly referring to the story of the movie and it links to the news that a feud between the two actors during the shooting of The Fate of the Furious in 2017. Johnson accused a male co-star of not being a “true professional,” and later he had “an important face-to-face” confronting with Diesel during the shooting.

Fast nine will release on 10 April 2020, and it will be directed by Justin Lee, he is the one who made four previous movies. Moreover, Vin Diesel confirmed that the shooting for the movie would start in London next month. Fast ten is currently scheduled for a 2021 release. The spin-off, Hobbs and Shaw will release on 2 August 2019, and it is directed by the David Leitch, he is the one who directed Deadpool 2. Moreover, this month, the first image of Idris Elba’s villainous character Brixton was released.

Updated on March 24, 2019:

The lead actor, Vin Diesel recently said that the filming for the Fast & Furious 9 should begin in late May or early June. However, later it was confirmed that Universal’s Fast & Furious 9 will begin filming on June 24 in Warner Bros Studious, Leavesden.

Majority of the cast will be returning for Fast & Furious 9, but Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson is an exception. In an interview with MTV during the Sundance Film Festival, he revealed that he will not be in Fast 9 and that there’s still unfinished business between his character, ‘Hobbs’ and Diesel’s character Toretto. This suggests that he might be coming back to Fast & Furious 10, which is still dated on April 2, 2021.

The release date for Godzilla vs. Kong was changed March 13, 2020, because Universal recently revealed that Fast & Furious 9 would be released on May 22, 2020; which was the original release date for Godzilla vs. Kong. We will update this post as we have more information on the movie.

Updated on April 20, 2019:

There are certain rumors that indicate more information on Fast and Furious 10 would be revealed after the premiere of Fast and Furious 9, and it could very well pack a huge surprise for the fans. We all know what the surprise that the fans want is, and that’s the return of Dwayne ‘The Rock’s Johnson.

Even though Fast 9 hasn’t premiered yet, we know that the movie will just not be the same without him. The surprise that the rumors suggest could well be the return of The Rock for Fast 10, because everyone feels like he should be involved.

What are your thoughts on his return?

Updated on May 18, 2019:
Some really interesting news regarding the return of one of members of the screenwriting team popped up recently, and we think that this might influence Fast and Furious 9 in more than one way.

As reported by several news outlets, Michelle Rodriguez is going to return to the screen writing Tema following her long campaign which has now proven to be successful. This isn’t the first time we saw behind the scenes drama in the franchise. Vin Diesel and Dwayne Johnson had beef between them as well. Fans of the franchise know how big of an influence that was when we got Fate of The Furious. Will this lead to some major changes to the movie? Only time can tell.