Dwayne Johnson has joined Jason Statham on the Hobbs and Shaw set and has posted a new photo! You can check out Johnson and Statham on the set in the gallery below.
“We either gonna get along or we gonna get it on,” Johnson posted on his socials. “F*ck getting along ?Great first week of shooting our Fast & Furious spin-off, “HOBBS & SHAW” with my ace @jasonstatham. We’re havin’ a blast disrupting the norm to deliver something fresh, cool, fun and bad ass for the fans.”
David Leitch (Deadpool 2) is directing the Fast & Furious spin-off. Johnson and Statham will face Idris Elba (Thor: Ragnarok, The Mountain Between Us, Luther), who is playing the villain the new Universal Pictures release. The Crown star Vanessa Kirby will play an MI-5 agent and the sister of Shaw.
Hobbs and Shaw is scheduled for an August 2, 2019 release. Chris Morgan wrote the script for the action film. Dwayne Johnson and Jason Statham are producing alongside Original Film’s Neal H. Moritz, Johnson’s Seven Bucks Productions partners Dany Garcia and Hiram Garcia, and eponymous’ Chris Morgan. Kelly McCormick, Steve Chasman, Amanda Lewis, Ainsley Davies and Ethan Smith are executive producing.
The last Fast & Furious movie featuring both Hobbs and Shaw, The Fate of the Furious, earned $1.236 billion at the worldwide box office last year.