May 15, 2018
New Writer Nabbed for ‘Fast and Furious 9’; Here’s What We Know So Far
Over the years, the Fast and Furious series has become a billion-dollar franchise for Universal Pictures. After Justin Lin decided to move on to other opportunities, directors James Wan and F. Gary Gray (The Fate of the Furious, above) very capably helmed the last two installments, which have proven to be just as popular as ever.
A spin-off is now in the works, and longtime writer and producer Chris Morgan is busy working on that project, which will team Dwayne Johnson and Jason Statham. So where does that leave the primary series? Writer Daniel Casey has now been hired, per THR. Here’s all we know.
First, why is this noteworthy?
Back in 2006, the third installment in the Fast and Furious series featured an all-new cast of characters, a new director and a new…