‘Fast & Furious 6′ will Powerslide into Theaters by Summer 2013

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Vin Diesel Paul Walker Fast Five Fast & Furious 6 will Powerslide into Theaters by Summer 2013

SinceĀ Fast Five secured almost $600 million at the worldwide box office already, it’s no shock to hear that yet another installment in the street car racing franchise is a sure thing at this point. Tentatively titled Fast and Furious 6, the project was already being planned by series star Vin Diesel and producer Neal H. Moritz even before this year’s entry – and aims to conclude the trilogy begun by Fast and Furious.

The summer movie season is the ideal time for any chapter in the Fast and the Furious franchise to hit the scene; hence why Universal has already scheduled the sixth flick to arrive during that timeframe in 2013.

Fast and Furious 6 is now scheduled to arrive in theaters over Memorial Day weekend in two year’s time – specifically May 24th, 2013. That won’t allow the film to get a head start on the competition like Fast Five did this year – but, as The Hangover: Part II demonstrated last month, a highly-anticipated sequel (or, in this case, sixquel?) can do big business over the holiday frame.

Deadline says the official line for Fast and Furious 6 is that it will reunite the series’ ensemble cast “for their most dangerous adventure yet.” Paul Walker, Vin Diesel, and Jordana Brewster are all no-brainers to return; that studio logline also suggests that stars like Tyrese Gibson, Ludacris, Sung Kang, and Gal Gadot should be coming back too.

Dwayne Johnson also seems all but guaranteed to reprise his fan-favorite role as the bad-ass cop Luke Hobbs from Fast Five – plus, the mid-credits scene in that film paved the foundation for possibly both Eva Mendes and (without SPOILING too much) a familiar starlet from an early installment in the franchise to play roles in Fast and Furious 6 as well.

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Fast Five all but fully transitioned the franchise from being about high-octane racing to an Ocean’s 11 breed of heist operations – that just happen to feature more physics-defying car chases, hard-hitting stunts, and macho posturing, instead of slick dialogue or professional criminals looking to pull off a job in a covert manner. It was also a fun thrill ride that managed to hit it off with casual moviegoers and film critic alike. So expect plenty more of that in the followup, which Justin Lin looks all but a lock to direct as well.

To reiterate: Fast and Furious 6 is scheduled to hit theaters on May 24th, 2013.

Source: Deadline

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  1. 6 is commin up and it will be the best one! cuz Vid Diesel is gon meet again someone special… soooo I CANTTT WAAIIITTTT !

    • SPOILER ALERT SPOILER ALERT he is meeting letty again (michelle rodriguez)

    • They might hold off on fast and furious 6 since Paul Walker and his friend died in a car crash.

  2. i wanna b in da movie bendin a gyal ove and likin punani aswell sme tym

  3. The sixth in the series should be called fast v furious

    • v is 5 tommy

  4. The sixth in the series should be called fast v furious.

  5. will they make fast & furious 6 ? …….

  6. Ferrari Boyz… get out my lane.. changin lanes.. swiching lanes..

  7. the movies were released in the wrong order tokyo drift was meant to be released last as han dies in tokyo drift but he is in fast and furious(4) and fast five. This movie will not add on to tokyo drift as letty was discovered to be alive at the end of fast five and eva mendes made a return.

  8. Man They need to gt somemor actual movies on here and less teasers

  9. If real fans of fast and the furious movies would look for the real details then they should notice the end of Tokyo drift.

    • you are wierd

  10. i cant wait to see how the baby is going to make a big impact in this movie

  11. I really can’t wait till fast and furious 6 comes out.

  12. I’m looking forward to it. In my opinion car enthusiasts is why this movie took off in the first place. They are now trying to reach a more broad audience which is why they are switching to heist type situations. My favorite out of the five will always be the first one, its the one that caught the eye and sky rocketed the storyline. I hope they keep it car oriented.

  13. I can’t wait for for the Fast and Furious 6 to come out! I can’t wait to see that “familiar actress”, it will be interesting, I can’t wait! :-)

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  17. I can’t wait to see it somehow it never gets old there’s something always knew its not like other sequels it always has you at the edge of your seat

    • What time it starts

  18. I haven’t seen this movie as of yet but the question remanes why is it that Suki Tej girlfriend from 2 Fast 2 Furious isn’t in this movie? or will she be in Fast 7?