Actor Idris Elba, who has starred in films like Star Trek Beyond, Thor: Ragnarok and given the voice over of Share Khan is in final negotiations to play the lead antagonist in Dwayne Johnson and Jason Statham starrer Hobs and Shaw. The film is the spin-off of Fast and Franchise franchise. It will be directed by Deadpool 2 helmer David Leitch. Jason and Dwayne will reprise their roles of criminal mastermind Deckard Shaw and special agent Luke Hobbs respectively. The script of the film is written by Fast and Franchise writer Chris Morgan.
As per the sources, Dwayne and Jason will team-up in this action-packed film to fight against Idris Elba. Neal H. Moritz will bankroll this film under his banner Original Film alongside Dwayne Johnson and his Seven Bucks Productions partners, Dany Garcia and Hiram Garcia, Statham and Chris Morgan for his eponymous production company. The leading ladies of the film has still has not been finalized yet. Well, since its a spin-off of Fast and Furious franchise, we might expect a cameo of Vin Diesel.
Dwayne Johnson recently confirmed the news of Idri coming on board for the film and tweeted, "He’s a baaaaaad man. Welcoming my dude @idriselba with tattooed and open arms to our #HobbsAndShaw Fast & Furious spin-off movie. Every hero is only as good as their villain. Cue the music... let’s dance." With these three-action packed stars, we are expecting the film to be a commercial entertainer. Hobs and Shaw is set to hit the screens on July 26, 2019. So are you excited to watch this visual extravaganza on the silver screen? Share your thoughts in the comments section below..
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