The premiere of “Fast and the Furious 9” was postponed for almost a yearMarch 15, 2020
Universal Studios decided to postpone the release of the movie “Fast and the Furious 9” due to the influence of the rapidly developing coronavirus on the global economy.
The studio felt that they could lose money amid a pandemic and the closure of movie theaters in Italy, South Korea and China, Variety reports. At the same time, 75 percent of the collections of the previous three films of the series accounted for cinemas outside the US
Vin Diesel, producer and hero of Dominic Toretto, made an announcement on social networks.
“We feel all your love and anticipation to see the next chapter of the saga. That is why it is so difficult to announce that we have to postpone the release date of the film. It became clear that not all of our fans around the world will be able to see the film this May. We understand the disappointment of having to wait for the movie longer, but we care about the safety of the audience, ”wrote Diesel.
Fast and Furious 9 will talk about the confrontation between the team of Dominic Toretto and his brother, played by wrestler John Cena. In “Fast and the Furious”, Charlize Theron will reappear, and one of the heroes, who according to the plot was considered dead, will return.
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