The Oscar winner exposed that shes signed up with Charlize Theron in the most recent movie in the long-running franchise although her function still stays a secret
Helen Mirren is the most recent female Oscar winner to sign up with the Fast and the Furious franchise, following the casting of Charlize Theron as the bad guy in the upcoming 8th instalment.
The star exposed the news in an interview with Elle publication , while promoting the house release of Eye in the Sky , her 2015 thriller about drone warfare. She stated she accepted the function in the follow up for the enjoyable of it. Character, along with plot information, are still under covers.
Asked if shes a fan of automobiles, Mirren stated: Ive constantly rather liked driving.
I stated, Ill remain in it, however just if Im enabled to drive if I do drive in it, Mirren informed Elle. Well see. Well see how it takes place.
This marks her very first significant function in an action franchise given that her participation in Red and Red 2, where she starred opposite category veteran Bruce Willis.
Mirren and Theron will be signed up with by Fast and the Furious stalwarts Vin Diesel, Dwayne Johnson, Michelle Rodriguez, Tyrese Gibson, Ludacris and the last films main bad guy: Jason Statham . Straight Outta Compton helmer F Gary Gray is on board as director.
The movie is set to open on 14 April 2017, and is the very first of a brand-new trilogy taking the series forward following the death of leading guy Paul Walker.