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The Fast and the Furious

End of 'Fast and Furious' saga announced

Adrenaline, action and many cars are part of the successful formula of Fast and Furious franchise. From the hand of actors such as Paul Walker, Vin Diesel, Michelle Rodriguez, or Jordana Brewster, the Fast and the Furious saga has risen to become Universal Pictures' biggest commercial success ! generating more than $ 5.8 billion at the box office. In 2013 the saga suffered a sensitive loss after the death of actor Paul Walker; However, Fast and Furious has remained active spearheaded by Vin Diesel. 

In 2020, Universal Pictures announced that the Fast and Furious saga would come to an end with its eleventh installment, thus ending the history of the successful franchise. 

Fast and Furious Saga

Until 2021, Fast and Furious has had a total of nine films, a spin-off series, and a couple of shorts, which also featured actors such as Sung King, Tyrese Gibson, Ludacris, Gal Gadot, Dwayne Johnson, Don Omar, Elsa Pataky , Charlize Theron, Idris Elba, or Jason Statham. The saga of Fast and Furious is composed in the following way: 

  • Fast and furious (2001)
  • Faster, more furious (2003)
  • Fast and Furious: Tokyo Challenge (2006)
  • Fast & Furious 4 (2009)
  • Fast & Furious: 5in Control (2011)
  • Fast & Furious 6 (2013)
  • Fast and Furious 7 (2015)
  • Fast and Furious 8 (2017)
  • Fast and Furious 9 (2021)

Fast and Furious also features a spinoff film released in 2019: Fast and Furious: Hobbs & Shaw, in addition to the shorts Turbo-Charged Prelude (2003) and Los Bandoleros (2009). 

Fast and Furious fun facts: 

  • The first part could have been called Race WarsRacer X, or Red Line
  • For the role of "Mia Toretto" actresses such as Elizabeth Dushuku, Jessica Biel, Kirsten Dunst, or Natalie Portman were taken into account. 
  • More than 200 vehicles were destroyed during the filming of the seventh part of the saga. 
  • Paul Walker's brothers Caleb and Cody helped complete some of Paul's scenes in the seventh part of the saga. 
  • A Lykan HyperSport car has been the most expensive they have used in the filming of the saga.