‘Fast Six’ Races Towards Production

Universal Pictures signed screenwriter Chris Morgan to a two-year first-look deal, which includes a sequel to ‘Fast Five’.

Fast Six speeds into development at Universal Pictures
Fast Six speeds into development at Universal Pictures
Fast Five screenwriter Chris Morgan has signed a two-year first-look deal with Universal Pictures, the first project of which is Fast Six.

No story details have been worked out yet, and it isn't known if Fast Six will include an ensemble of characters from the previous movies in the franchise. The latest installment, Fast Five features Vin Diesel and Paul Walker from The Fast and the Furious, Tyrese Gibson and Ludacris from 2 Fast 2 Furious, Tego Calderon and Sung Kang from The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift, just to name a few.

Chris Morgan has also written The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift, Fast & Furious, Wanted, and the upcoming 47 Ronin, all for Universal.

Fast Five was released April 29th, 2011 and stars Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, Jordana Brewster, Tyrese Gibson, Ludacris, Matt Schulze, Sung Kang, Gal Gadot. The film is directed by Justin Lin.

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  1. Chris

    @corey Have you seen fast five yet?

    4 years agoby @unknown21Flag

  2. Corey W.

    Or, drop Fast and put in Furious. Furious Six. lol.

    4 years agoby @coreyFlag

  3. cool1only

    Fast Six!? Can't wait! Love the Fast & Furious movies, can not wait to see Fast Five!! looks just awesome! And Furious Six definatly should be the next title ghostman's a genious lol.

    4 years agoby @cool1onlyFlag

  4. FrankenFate

    @ghostman Yeah, well I got all 4 on DVD and so far the 4th is the best one, but I know this one is gonna be better, can't wait to see it.

    4 years agoby @frankenfateFlag

  5. Ghostman

    @frankenfate yeah i enjoyed the first one and I like Tokyo Drift (but not as much as everyone exaggerates it to be) and I only like number 2 becuz Tyrese Gibson is like a boss! and I still haven't seen the 4th one, but Fast Five looks to be the best!

    4 years agoby @ghostmanFlag

  6. FrankenFate

    @ghostman Thanks man, I enjoyed the 2nd one since it took place in Miami, would be cool to see them head back

    4 years agoby @frankenfateFlag

  7. Ghostman

    some more titles like "Faster & more Furious" or "Forever fast & Forever furious".

    4 years agoby @ghostmanFlag

  8. Ghostman

    @frankenfate Fast and Furious: Miami Rush sounds pretty cool too!

    4 years agoby @ghostmanFlag

  9. FrankenFate

    @ghostman Well, it seems like people like your title suggestion more man, nice

    4 years agoby @frankenfateFlag

  10. Ryan Moran

    i new its will not end fast and furioes will keep going lol

    4 years agoby @nightwing18Flag

  11. Nawtnt

    The Fast and The Furious was a classic, 2Fast 2Furious was great, Fast and Furious Tokyo Drift was okay but Fast and Furious wasn't that great.

    Now that Fast Five is being released, it seems like it is a great movie, come on fast cars, cool car chases and awesome fight scenes: Vin Desel vs The Rock that is going to be one big fight.

    I hope fast five is better than the original and the other movies.

    4 years agoby @nawtntFlag

  12. Chris


    4 years agoby @unknown21Flag

  13. Nautical

    eh, i dont mind these. The acting is not the greatest but it just feels so SoCal that i have to like it.

    4 years agoby @nautical05Flag

  14. Ghostman

    sweet! seems like everyone agrees on 'Furious Six'! so listen up Universal, call the next film 'Furious Six'

    4 years agoby @ghostmanFlag

  15. skywise

    why am i ok with this? I should hate this. But i just cant.

    4 years agoby @skywiseFlag

  16. Bawnian©-Dexeus

    @ghostman Furious Six can work

    4 years agoby @bawnian-dexeusFlag

  17. Daveactor7

    No. Just no. Enough.

    4 years agoby @daveactor7Flag

  18. Disciple419

    Remember when Vin Diesel turned down 20 million something dollars for Fast 2. He was gonna be a "serious" actor. Then he wanted that much for XXX 2. This is a dude with no self awareness. I don't hate him or anything, but I'd like to see him admit that he overestimated his talent ten years ago. I would like to see the Riddick franchise expand though.

    4 years agoby @disciple419Flag

  19. Dan

    @frankenfate I like the sixth shift subtitle.

    4 years agoby @dan1Flag

  20. FrankenFate

    And yeah "Fast Six" just won't do, i hope they don't use that title, I already had to get used to them using the title "Fast Five", now they need to use a better title, I've got some ideas too

    Fast & Furious: End of the Line
    Fast & Furious: Miami Rush
    Fast & Furious: High Stakes
    Fast & Furious: Crash & Burn
    Fast & Furious: Sixth Shift

    Not exactly good names I guess, but it's what I thought of

    4 years agoby @frankenfateFlag

  21. FrankenFate

    @DB23 I was thinking the same thing, they probably will make a 7th, happen's with lots of other movies when the last one finally comes out or you think it's the last one even though they announce that it is, then you find out years later that they decide to make another sequel. So if the 6th one succeeds (which it will), then more than likely they'll come up with a new story for a 7th installment, I also say "bring it" with the 6th film on the way and hope to see it soon, should be out by 2013, maybe, and from what I've hear, this film is going to start off at the end of the 4th one when they were busting Dom out of the prizon bus

    4 years agoby @frankenfateFlag

  22. The First Avenger: JohnnyBlaze

    ENOUGH ALREADY!!!!! This is one of the most dragged out crappy movie series since the SAW series.

    4 years agoby @johnnyblazetb82Flag

  23. WongFu

    Awesome, more cars to race

    4 years agoby @instead8909Flag

  24. Ghostman

    @thedude1 thanks. It also matches the whole FastFive thing by being FuriousSix which would be nice being it's the last movie in the franchise.

    4 years agoby @ghostmanFlag

  25. TheDude1

    @ghostman "Furious Six" is a kick ass name. I really hope they use that one.

    4 years agoby @thedude1Flag

  26. TheDude1

    As long as Paul Walker and Vin Diesel come back and they can add talented action stars such as Dwayne Johnson then I am down for "Fast Six". I am a big fan of them all except for Tokyo Drift which was just terrible.

    4 years agoby @thedude1Flag

  27. Ghostman

    possible titles I came up with:

    -'Furious Six'
    -'The Sixth Gear'
    -Fast and Furious: Mexican Drag' (always imagined the last one after seeing Tokyo Drift)

    plus, the poster will be an above aerial shot of a street car doing donuts in the shape of 6!

    4 years agoby @ghostmanFlag

  28. the MovieGhost

    "Fast Six"? Seriously?

    4 years agoby @the-movieghostFlag

  29. account-closed

    Great news. It's too early for this franchise to end yet. If the stories and plots were poor, then i would agree. But they have been very enjoyable so far leaving me wanting more. Especially the way the 4th ended. I hope they will show the scene of Van Diesel being rescued from the prison bus. I would love to see the next one filmed in Europe. Fast Five looks great, as was 4. Overall the series has been good. They will probably make another one after the 6th. I too say bring it.

    4 years agoby @account-closedFlag

  30. ejk1

    Interested to see Five, and hopefully it will be good.

    4 years agoby @ejk1Flag

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