Fast & Furious has managed to become one of the film franchises that can continue to grow, and has even produced nine main films and one spin-off film. Although criticized for being increasingly absurd, the ninth Fast & Furious film, F9 (2021), is still a huge success in the midst of a pandemic. Of course Universal Pictures is confident of continuing this franchise by working on its tenth film.
The shooting process for Fast & Furious 10 has started on April 20, 2022. Along with the start of the shooting process, Vin Diesel and Universal Pictures announced the official title of this film, namely Fast X. Just a week after the shooting of Fast X, Universal Pictures brought unpleasant news for the project. this movie. Fast X’s director, Justin Lin, suddenly decided to step down!
On The Fast Saga’s social media, Lin said, “With the support of Universal Pictures, I have made the difficult decision to step down as director of Fast X. However, I remain involved as a producer on this project. Over the 10 years I’ve been involved and have produced five Fast & Furious films, we’ve shot the best actors, the best action and the best car chases.”
“On a personal note, as the child of Asian immigrants, I am proud to have helped build the most diverse film franchise in film history. I will forever be grateful to the amazing cast, crew, and studio for their support and for welcoming me into the Fast family.”
Until this article was published, Universal Pictures had not announced the director who would replace Lin. Fast X itself is planned for release on May 19, 2023