Vin Diesel’s still family, Michelle Rodriguez says after Fast & Furious critique

Despite all their talk about family, the cast of the Fast & Furious series is shadier than a forest preserve. Last year, series star Dwayne Johnson whipped up a sticky-sweet cyclone of speculation after referring to unnamed co-stars as “Candy asses,” eventually leading to the shocking revelation that it was lovable…

Michelle Rodriguez says she’s out unless Fast And Furious revs up female characters

Over the course of the Fast & The Furious franchise’s evolution from a drag-racing crime drama to the most over-the-top display of mechanical excess this side of the Transformers movies, Michelle Rodriguez’s Letty Ortiz has remained a constant. First introduced in The Fast And The Furious as main man Dom’s (Vin…

Watch some chill bros petition their city council to build a Paul Walker statue

At this point, the Fast & Furious series has eclipsed its humble beginnings and become something of an institution, a bleary, lurid rush of neon cars, punchlines, soliloquies about family, and Ludacris. 2015’s Furious 7 was the last featuring series stalwart Paul Walker, who died in 2013, and the film ended with a…

Sons Of Anarchy spin-off recruits a Fast & Furious cast member

FX has agreed to take Kurt Sutter’s Sons Of Anarchy spin-off for a spin, ordering a pilot for the series that has yet to find its lead. Mayans MC will center on EZ Reyes, a Mayans prospect who will juggle “his personal life,” seeking “revenge against a Mexican drug cartel,” and whatever hazing the club throws at him.…

Fun socks and all 7 Fast & Furious movies: Here’s what’s on sale on Amazon today

In an effort to both serve our readers and help support The A.V. Club, we are going to post daily links to deals and interesting items that we find over on Amazon. If you use these links to click through and buy something—not just the thing you clicked—on Amazon, we will see a portion of that income. You don’t have to…

Vin Diesel says The Rock’s Fast & Furious role was written for Tommy Lee Jones

Do us a favor and close your eyes. (Did you close them? Good.) Now, whisper the words “Fast” and “Furious” to yourself. What images come ramping into your head, like so many Hondas winding their way through the infinite mental highways of your mind? Do you see glistening, be-tank-topped muscles? An endless labyrinth…

Universal developing Fast & Furiousverse that will make all other movies unnecessary

Dominic Toretto’s team of fast and furious drivers who race cars, pull off elaborate heists, and work with the authorities to defeat supervillains aren’t just friends, they’re a family. Similarly, the Fast & Furious movies in which they appear are no longer just films tied together by weirdly convoluted story lines,…