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Get a first look at Idris Elba's villain in Fast and Furious Spin-off Hobbs and Shaw
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Get a first look at Idris Elba's villain in Fast and Furious Spin-off Hobbs and Shaw

A first look at Idris Elba in Hobbs and Shaw, the new spin-off from Fast and Furious, starring Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson and Jason Statham, has been unveiled. You can see it below:

Elba will play the series' villain, who, Johnson has revealed, is named Brixton. He is billed as an international terrorist and criminal mastermind. 

The film follows Johnson's Luke Hobbs, the Diplomatic Security Service agent who has been a part of the franchise since 2011's Fast Five, and Statham's Deckard Shaw, the former villain who became a key part of the team in Fast 8.

It will hit cinemas in July 26th in 2019.

Vanessa Kirby and Eddie Marsan will also have key roles in the film. Kirby will play Shaw's sister, while Marsan's character is as yet unknown. 

Deadpool 2 director David Leitch is behind the camera, working from a script from Chris Morgan, writer on six of the Fast and Furious movies. 

You can check out all the previous instalments of Fast and Furious here in hmv's online store. 

 

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