Djimon Hounsou has joined the cast of Universal’s Fast & Furious 7. He’s the latest to be added to the action film, following martial artist Ronday Rousey and Kurt Russell.
The seventh installment of the Fast & Furious series will bring back all the series’ familiar faces like Vin Diesel, Jason Statham, Paul Walker, plus Dwayne Johnson. Writer Chris Morgan and director James Wan are both reprising their original positions on the pic, and Neal H. Moritz will also be back as producer.
No plot details have been revealed but he’s a short brief of what happened in the last film. (BEWARE. Spoilers ahead!)
In FF6 Johnson’s Dobbs enlisted the help of Walker and Diesel’s crew to help capture Luke Evans’ team of drivers. After a kick ass finale on the world’s largest runway Diesel and the gang return to LA for the first time in the series since The Fast & the Furious.
After a nice barbeque Sung Kang’s Han returns to Tokyo, and is killed while racing; which finally links the series to the events in Fast & Furious: Tokyo Drift, but who killed Han? None other than Shaw’s (Evans) brother, played by Statham.
Honsou will next be seen in Baggage Claim, Seventh Son, Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy and How To Train Your Dragon 2.