Lights, Camera, Cardi.
Cardi B continues to stockpile her budding film career, as it was announced today the Grammy-award winner will be joining Vin Diesel’s 5.8 billion dollars grossing Fast and the Furious universe in the franchise upcoming installment, ‘Fast and Furious 9’. Following her role in this year’s Oscar-buzzing film, ‘Hustlers,’ Cardi joins the all-star cast of John Cena, Ludacris, Tyrese, Michelle Rodriguez and of course Dominic Toretto… I mean Vin Diesel, currently, in an undisclosed role.
Vin Diesel revealed Cardi joining the cast via Instagram. Shown below, Diesel surprised fans with a video, featuring the Bronx-native, on the U.K. set of the currently in-development film, giving them the following caption: “Last day in the U.K.! Pa mi Gente.”
In related news, Cari B’s new show “Rhythm + Flow,” a new Netflix Hip Hop competition series featuring Chance the Rapper and T.I., premieres its season one finale today (Oct.23) on Netflix. Presenting one chosen winner life-changing prize of $250,000 dollars. Cardi, Chano, and Tip star on the show, as judges, and have received critically-acclaimed reviews.
“Fast and Furious 9”, directed by Justin Lin, is slated for May 22, 2020 release on Universal Pictures.