The Fate of the Furious is American actions film this 2017 written by Chris Morgan and directed by F. Gary Gray. It is already considered to be the eight installment of the franchise for Fast and the Furious. Film stars who are part of this movie include Dwayne Johnson, Vin Diesel, Michelle Rodriguez, Jason Statham, Tyrese Gibson, Scott Eastwood, Chris Bridges, Elsa Pataky, Nathalie Emmanuel, Charlize Theron and Kurt Russell.
This movie follows Diesel (Dominic) who had settled already with his wife Rodriguez (Letty) until a cyberterrorist Theron (Cipher) forces him to work for her and to turn against his back on the team. Plans for this eight installment was announced last March 2015 when Vin Diesel appeared on the Jimmy Kimmel Live. Preparations for the said film immediately started right after Furious 7 was released with Morgan, Diesel and Neal Moritz resigning.
Right after setting up the initial release of the movie, casting already took place in between months of April up to June 2015. Last October 2015, Gray primarily announced to direct the movie. Principal photography began last March 2016 in some of the best locations such as New York, Atlanta, Cleveland, Myvatn, and Havana. The Fate of the Furious premiered last April 4, 2017 just in Berlin. The movie was also theatrically released last April 14, 2017 in the US at 4DX, IMAX 3D, and 3D format internationally. This movie acquired mixed reviews from those critics and it was grossed at about $1.1 billion around the world.