Fast X it will now be split into two films, with Part 2 to be released in 2025, the lead actor announced Vin Diesel in CinemaCon In Las Vegas.
“This summer is just the beginning of Fast X,” Diesel announced. “And with all of your effort and with all of your love and the fact that you are part of our family, Fast X will continue. And after this explosive summer, I will have the privilege of coming to you for Part 2 in 2025.”
The Fast X franchise has become the longest in movie history with most of the actors reprising their roles. Diesel expressed his pride in the success of the franchise and the directors who have contributed to his magic for nearly two decades.
“This is our family, the audience is our family, and as we neared this milestone, we attracted directors who brought their own magic to the saga… I’m proud to say that for nearly two decades, Fast movies have been the go-to movies. success story of each of our directors.
The Fast & Furious franchise is coming to an end, as Diesel stated that movies 10 and 11 will wrap up the main story.
Director Louis Leterrier, who recently signed on for the upcoming Fast & Furious movie, has been brought in to replace former director Justin Lin.
Fast X features a star-studded cast, including Michelle Rodriguez, Tyrese Gibson, Ludacris, Nathalie Emmanuel, Jordana Brewster, John Cena, Jason Statham, Sung Kang, Charlize Theron, and Helen Mirren.
Fast X follows Dom and his family as they take on a new villain, Dante Reyes, played by Jason Momoa. Brie Larson was also in the film as an agent who partners with Dom.