LOS ANGELES: Fast and Furious super star Vin Diesel not only confirmed Fast and Furious 8 but also revealed the release date of the movie.
“Furious 8″ will hit theaters April 14, 2017, Vin Diesel confirmed at Universal’s CinemaCon panel in Las Vegas on Thursday.
Universal Studios hosted a panel at CinemaCon 2015 in Caesar’s Palace. During the event, they showcased their upcoming line-up of films through 2015 & beyond and also looked back at their recent successes.
One of those successes is the Fast & Furious franchise. This year Furious 7 became the first Universal film to gross over $1 billion worldwide during its initial release.
Universal Studios announced that they will continue the franchise with an 8th installment.
Vin Diesel said, “We’re gonna make the best movie you’ve ever seen.”
Although many were wondering if the franchise would continue without late star Paul Walker, rumors swirled about an eighth installment which would take place in New York.
The Fast & Furious franchise is not slowing down. How many more films do you want to see?