In the picture (below), all your old favorites are there, including Diesel, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, Michelle Rodriguez, Tyrese, and Ludacris. Joining them are new cast members Charlize Theron, “Game of Thrones” actor Kristofer Hivju and Scott Eastwood.
Little is known of the plot of the next film in the supercharged franchise, but we do know that Theron will be playing the villain this time around with Hivju playing her chief henchman.
Currently known as “Fast 8” to fans, the high-octane sequel is being directed by F. Gary Gray (“Straight Outta Compton”) and produced by Neal Moritz of Original Film, Diesel and Michael Fottrell. Screenwriter Chris Morgan will serve as an executive producer.
“Fast 8” will drive into theaters on April 14, 2017.