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Vin Diesel calls Fast 8 "dark & different" and discusses its Oscar chances

Most long-running franchises have had to change things up at some point during their run, for better or for worse, and the FAST & FURIOUS franchise is no exception. Knowing that it needed to evolve or die, the franchise switched gears with FAST FIVE and put an increased emphasis on its ensemble cast, or "family" as Dominic Toretto likes to put it. While undoubtedly still...
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Could Paul Walker's character return for more Fast & Furious?

While on break from the filming of FURIOUS 7, Paul Walker tragically died in a car accident . The project went on hiatus while they figured out what to do about the remainder of the film and ultimately it was decided that production would resume and keep the sequences Walker had already completed. Paul Walker 's brothers, Caleb and Cody, stepped in help finish their...
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The Rock's Fast & Furious role was originally meant for Tommy Lee Jones

The FAST & FURIOUS Universe would have been a lot different had The Rock never walked through its doors. And, heading into FAST FIVE, he wasn't supposed to.  The character of Hobbs was originally drawn up for someone else, as revealed by Vin Diesel during one of his recent Facebook videos. It was meant for Tommy Lee Jones . "Back in the fifth film, I...
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Cool Videos: Jason Statham and Vin Diesel in some furious lightsaber action

It'd be tough for me to come up with a science-fiction/fantasy weapon cool enough to knock the lightsaber off its pedestal, which probably goes a long way towards explaining why I'm such a sucker for these lightsaber mash-up videos. Chances are that you may have already seen what I'm about to share with you as this video from ImmersionVFX was released last year, but if you...
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Dwayne Johnson calls some Fast 8 co-stars "chicken shit" & "candy asses"

UPDATE:   According to TMZ , the male co-star in question that The Rock butted heads with was none other than fellow actor/producer Vin Diesel. A production source revealed that Johnson felt that Diesel "made decisions that didn't sit well" with him, hence the beef. The two apparently had a "secret" sit down meeting in Atlanta to quash the issue, which has...
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Soccer girls get pretty furious in the latest Fast 8 production featurette

Of all the things I would expect to see in production featurettes on the latest Fast and Furious flick, the following was not one of them. However here we are, witnessing The Rock coach a little girls soccer team. Spoilers? As Dwayne Johnson explains himself, his character's daughter is on the team and they eventually get into a position where a haka is necessary. What's...
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Helen Mirren shares the screen with Vin Diesel in new Fast 8 image

After first expressing her desire to appear in a FAST & FURIOUS film alongside Vin Diesel , it didn't take too long for Helen Mirren to officially receive an offer to join the FAST & FURIOUS family for FAST 8. Despite feeling a little nervous about actually appearing in the film, Mirren seemed excited to finally be living the dream, despite only being on set for a...
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Dwayne Johnson is ready to kick all sorts of ass in new Fast 8 set-video

We all know that Dwayne Johnson has a seemingly superhuman amount of energy considering he's got just about every second of his life for the next ten years devoted to a variety of projects, all of which he's incredibly excited about, but does he have what it takes to make it through a prison full of angry convicts and guards? I'm betting yes. Production on F. Gary Gray...
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New Fast 8 look shows off plenty of exploding cars as expected

FAST 8 is halfway through principal photography.  I guess that's some sort of milestone, so, in order to celebrate, the production has released a behind-the-scenes look at what they've managed to shoot so far and... SURPRISE!!! It features a lot of automobiles exploding.  For those sick of digital effects though, there doesn't seem to be a lot of that to...
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Dwayne Johnson promises the "prison scene of all prison scenes" in Fast 8

In between his quest to dominate just about every aspect of the media, Dwayne Johnson will be appearing in a little film by the name of FAST 8. Johnson will be reprising his role of DSS Agent Luke Hobbs in the FAST & FURIOUS sequel and, as we saw last week , ol' Hobbs will find himself in a mess of trouble when he winds up in prison at some point in the film. Dwayne Johnson...
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Helen Mirren is very nervous about appearing in Fast 8

A little over a year ago Helen Mirren expressed her desire to appear in a FAST & FURIOUS film alongside Vin Diesel , saying " I so want to be a mad driver in a Fast and Furious movie. I love Vin Diesel . He’s a great guy, smart — I love him. It’s partly because of him I’d like to be in one, but also the driving. " Thankfully the powers that be...
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Dwayne Johnson's character will wind up in a surprising place in Fast 8

I love Dwayne Johnson ; sure, not every film he appears in is a winner based solely on his presence, but no matter the project, he can always be counted upon to bring his A-game. Johnson has also found himself involved with a variety of blockbuster franchises over the years, including the FAST & FURIOUS series in which he has appeared in the last three films as Luke Hobbs of the...
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