Published Apr 07, 2016Start revving your engines, because it's time to start talking about the next instalment of the Fast & Furious franchise. Today, some exciting casting news was announced for the eighth film in the long-running series.
While it's as yet unclear whether the film will be called The Fast & the Furiosa, Charlize Theron has been confirmed to utilize her Mad Max driving skills once more with a starring role in the new movie.
Theron has been in talks to join Fast 8 for months, and finally confirmed her participation. She'll be on board as a villain, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
There will also be plenty of series regulars in the film, including Vin Diesel, Dwayne Johnson, Jason Statham, Michelle Rodriguez and Tyrese Gibson. It's being directed by F. Gary Gray and will arrive on April 14, 2017.