“Fast and Furious 8” has been shooting in Cuba and now it is all set to begin filming in Atlanta alongside Cleveland, Ohio. So if you reside in Cleveland and are an arduous fan of the Fast and Furious movies, here is the golden opportunity to be cast as an extra in the movie. The casting directors (Angela Boehm) in the Cleveland area are now in the process of accepting applications for background actors from the locals of Cleveland, Ohio who ardently want to be a part of the film. Please note that production in the Atlanta is also is being done for which background talent is required. Rose Locke Casting will be hiring extras in Atlanta.

Universal Pictures has been working with keen dedication on a brand new chapter for the renowned film franchise – “Fast and the Furious”. The eighth installment is known as “New Roads Ahead” and it is rumored that it is the first movie of a trilogy which would ultimately bring the long-running franchise of the spectacular Fast and Furious to an end. The production will continue throughout the summer and is also been said that most of the cast from the previous editions will return to the big screen. Vin Diesel has been making statements through his Instagram profile related to Fast 8. He made the announcement that the 8th film of the franchise will be hitting the theaters by April 2017 while the Fast and Furious 9 will be released in the month of April in 2019. The final movie, Fast and Furious 10 will hit the box office in 2021 till April.

Vin Diesel has been posting photos on Instagram from the set in Cuba and photographs of car racing scenes are emerging from the streets of Havana in Cuba. The direction is being done by F. Gary of “Straight Outta Compton”. Vin Diesel will take up his role as Toretto. Ludacris will play Tej Parker, Tyrese Gibson will make a comeback as Roman Pearc, Lucas Black will play the character of Sean Boswell Even Mendes will be playing the role of Monica Fuentes and Michelle Rodriguez will also return to the film as Letty Eva. Other characters like Kurt Russell, Dwayne Johnson and Jason Statham will also make a comeback on Fats 8. Charlize Theron has also been cast to play the villain. She will be giving a tough time and run for the money to Dominic.

The production of second unit of Fast and Furious 8 will start in May and continue filming throughout the month of June. This second unit production will mainly be composed of action and stunt scenes for which the production is in need of background talent to work on multiple days for the recurring roles. None of the scenes require the presence of the main cast so the team does not require talent for stand-in roles and will not be casting for any of the main roles either.

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