It has been announced that Alan Ritchson has joined the cast of X fast.
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News announcements on Instagram, Jack Reaper and Titan The star wrote: “Really hope this doesn’t affect my car insurance.” It is not yet known what character he will play.
Ritchson joins other newcomers like Jason Momoa and Brie Larson in the high-speed action series, having recently appointed Louis Letterier as its new director after Justin Lin left the project.
In a social media post last month, Lin announced that he would be stepping down as director on the 10th installment in the series. Fast and furious franchise just days after the start of production. Lin, who has directed five films in the franchise, will reprise his role as producer.
After the announcement, The Hollywood Reporter announced a “major disagreement” occurred between Lin and lead star and producer Vin Diesel on April 23, leading to the director’s decision to leave.
According to the publication, the disagreement was due to the changing of the script. Lin is handling the scripting duties for the 10th installment and believes he already has a complete script to put into production, but Universal and Diesel studios “have a different mind”.
X fast is currently in production and sees the return of Vin Diesel, Michelle Rodriguez, Nathalie Emmanuel, Sung Kang, Charlize Theron, Ludacris and Tyrese Gibson.
Someone who definitely won’t appear in X fast is Dwayne Johnson.
Last year, Diesel called on Johnson to return to the franchise to reprise his role as Hobbs one last time.
However, Johnson said: “This past June, when Vin and I really connected without social media, I told him directly – and in particular – that I would not be returning to the franchise. “.
Meanwhile, Ritchson – the next person to appear in the movie Ordinary Angelopposite Hilary Swank – has appeared in a number of film and television projects over the years, including Smallville, Blue Mountain State, Arena mortal: Flammabilityand Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.
His most notable credits include playing Hank Hall/Hawk in DC’s Titan and titration role in Jack ReacherAmazon Prime series is based on the novel series by Lee Child.
Jack Reacher – which premiered on Prime Video on February 4 – opened as one of Prime Video’s Five Most Viewed Shows ever in both the US and globally. The streaming giant also says the show is one of the most engaging original series ever.
Written by showrunner and executive producer Nick Santora (scorpion), the show was recently renewed for a second season.
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