Production for Fast & Furious’ ninth installment has started and they’ve added another iconic star to the line-up, John Cena.
John Cena joins Vin Diesel in Fast & Furious 9
Filming for the Fast & Furious 9 has begun and the franchise’s parent company, Universal announced John Cena’s casting. They’re tight-lipped about his role, however. So far, they claim Cena will play “a b****s” role.
Is Dwayne Johnson out of F&F9?
Dwayne Johnson’s time might be up, but “it’s John Cena’s time now”. Last January, the 47-year-old Hollywood hunk hinted he might not be part of the ninth edition. He told MTV, “The plan has always been for the Fast & Furious universe to grow and expand. As of now, we’re not in Fast 9 because they’re getting ready to start shooting. But who knows with Fast 10 and down the road, you never know.
Remember when Fast & Furious 7 was shot in the UAE?
Abu Dhabi was quite the centre of attention in 2014, when Fast & Furious 7 was shot in the capital. Famous spots like the Moreeb Dune, Emirates Palace and Etihad towers were among the filming locations, for scenes like the double-skyscraper jump and Megan Ramsey’s introduction.