With one of his regular videos from the set of Fast & Furious 10 , Vin Diesel made a special revelation: screen legend Rita Moreno is part of the car action series. The Oscar winner plays the grandmother of Diesel’s Dom Toretto. This is of course a perfect cast and above all it means: The «family» so important in the franchise continues to grow!
Rita Moreno is best known for her role as Anita in the musical classic » West Side Story «, which earned her an Oscar. She was also in Steven Spielberg’s most recent remake . In addition, the actress was seen not only in more than 50 other film roles, the series masterpiece » Oz «, numerous theater productions and alongside Morgan Freeman and Mel Brooks in the legendary US TV entertainment format «The Electric Company». , but has been making headlines in Hollywood for decades primarily as an accusatory voice and campaigner for equality. Again and again she positions herself clearly against the massive racism and sexism in the industry — also based on her own experiences.
The recently published documentary » Just a Girl Who Decided to Go for It «, which is well worth seeing and is available from the usual streaming providers such as Amazon Prime Video, iTunes and Co., offers a strong insight into the extraordinary life and work of Rita Moreno .
» «Just a Girl Who Decided to Go for It» on Amazon Prime Video *
Moreno isn’t the only newcomer to Fast & Furious 10. Joining the cast for the penultimate installment in the auto-action franchise are «Aquaman» Jason Momoa , «Captain Marvel» Brie Larson , «Reacher» Alan Ritchson , and «The Suicide Squad» discovery Daniela Melchior . In addition, Vin Diesel can of course also welcome many returnees. Michelle Rodriguez can also be spotted briefly in the Rita Moreno video. In addition, among others, Nathalie Emmanuel, Jordana Brewster, Tyrese Gibson, Sung Kang, Ludacris, Scott Eastwood and of course Charlize Theron are back in the game.
» Fast & Furious 10 » aka «Fast X» is scheduled to hit theaters on May 18, 2023.
Rita Moreno: Just a Girl Who Decided to Go for It Trailer OV