Both actresses characters were introduced in 2017s Fate of the Furious. Theron played cyberterrorist Cipher who forced Diesels Dom to turn coats on his street family and operate for her. Mirren played Magdalene Shaw, the mother of Deckard (Jason Statham) and Owen (Luke Evans). Mirren will be seen again as Magdalene in the Fast & Furious spinoff Hobbs & Shaw on Aug. 2.
They join new castmember to the franchise, John Cena, whose role is under wraps as well Diesel.
Justin Lin (Fast & Furious 6) returns to direct part 9 which is currently shooting in London. Dan Casey wrote the screenplay from a story by Lin and Alfredo Botello. Fast & Furious 9 opens on May 22 release.
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