Fast & Furious 8 cast confirmed

Unless you have been living under a rock the past while, you’ll be more than aware that production is currently underway on the upcoming Fast & Furious 8. To celebrate the occasion, series producer and feature star Vin Diesel uploaded a cast photo on his Instagram account, featuring a few familiar faces.

It gives a glimpse as to what direction the money spinning franchise is headed in the aftermath of Paul Walker’s tragic death in 2013. Among the faces pictured above are; Jason Statham, Kristofer Hivju, Kurt Russell, Tyrese Gibson, Charlize Theron, Vin Diesel, Michelle Rodriguez, Ludacris, Nathalie Emmanuel, Scott Eastwood and Dwayne Johnson.

Fast & Furious 8 does feature a wealth of cast members returning from previous instalments, as well as Charize Theron, Kristofer Hivju and Kurt Russell making their series debuts as the crews antagonists.

F. Gray Gray will helm the directors chair, with filming currently taking place in New York, Cleveland, Cuba and Iceland and a release date penned in for April 14 2017.