Fast & Furious 9 is an upcoming American action film directed by Justin Lin. This ninth installment is racing its way towards its release.
There has been high anticipation for the return of Vin Diesel’s huge franchise. Now, with its shift in release date, fans have to wait long enough to witness the amazing action scenes with all the cars and racing, displayed in the movie.
Here’s everything you need to know about this ninth installment of Fast & Furious.
Fast & Furious 9 release date delay: When will it hit the screens?
Everything was going as planned for the release of the ninth installment on May 22, 2020. But due to coronavirus pandemic, this hugely popular series has been delayed for an entire year.
The film has been rescheduled to release on April 2, 2021.
The news of the delay was officially stated on the Twitter handle. It read – ” It’s become clear that it won’t be possible for all of our fans around the world to see the film this May. While we know there is disappointment in having to wait a little longer, this move is made with the safety of everyone as our foremost consideration.
between June and November 2019 in London, Los Angeles, Edinburgh, Thailand, and Georgia.
Trailer Updates :
The first trailer of the ninth installment has been released on January 31.
The trailer reveals quite interesting facts about the movie. The biggest revelation has to be Han being still alive. But how’s that even possible? Well, we have to wait to find out more.
Fast & Furious 9 Cast :
The prominent main cast will be back for the ninth installment. This includes Vin Diesel as Dom, Chris ‘Ludacris’ Bridges as Tej, Michelle Rodriguez as Letty and Tyrese Gibson as Roman.
Jordana Brewster will also be back as Dom’s sister Mia, who was not seen in the last movie.
Other casts that will be reprising their role are John Cena as Don’t previously-unknown brother Jakob. Also as revealed in the trailer, Sung Kang will reprise his role as Han.
How is Han alive in Fast & Furious 9?
In the trailer, it is revealed that Han is still alive, somehow having survived Deckard Shaw’s attack in Tokyo.
This could be possible if –
1. Han managed to escape the explosion by wriggling free before the car exploded.
2. Hobbs & Shaw technology revived Han after the explosion. Hobbs & Shaw is a new spin-off movie in which the villain just appears after being killed. So this could have brought Han back.
Fast & Furious 9 plot :
According to the official synopsis of the movie, Dom Toretto and his team will unite to stop a man who happens to be Dom’s forsaken brother, Jakob. Jakob is the most skilled assassin and high-performance driver that they’ve ever encountered.
There will also be some crazy action sequences that we should look forward to.