Fast and Furious 8 release date is almost a year away from happening but what will excite the fans is the latest development on the franchise’s new villain, “Cipher” played by Charlize Theron. The 40-year-old actress recently revealed a major spoiler for the viewers.
Theron stated that she won’t be driving much in the film. This is a break in trend since all the major villains of the franchise have driven a lot previously, as reported by eonline.com.
“I feel like that gang’s got the driving, like, down. Like, they have, like, a really good thing going. I don’t know if I need to step in that department. I might have to step in a different department.” Theron said.
The “Mad Max: Fury Road” actress’ character will be of a cryptic nature and her strengths will revolve being a technical expert. Her role and motive in the movie has not been officially revealed yet.
Recently, Universal Pictures released a photo on social media which revealed the look of Theron in the upcoming movie. The actress from Beroni, Gauteng, South Africa was seen sporting a black Metallica T-shirt which read, “Metal Up Your ***”.
Vin Diesel will reprise his character “Dom” in Fast and Furious 8 and was recently seen with his team shooting some scenes in Cuba, New York and Iceland. It is rumored that Dom will face the greatest villain ever in Fast 8, according to Empire Online.
Fast and Furious 8 will see the return of Jason Statham, Dwayne Johnson, Natalie Emmanuel, Lucas Black, Michelle Rodriguez, Ludracis and Tyrese Gibson. Scott Eastwood and Kristofer Hivju will also be seen in the movie.
Fast and Furious 8 is set to be released on April 14, 2017.
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