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Film Casting: HOBBS AND SHAW; Keri Russell in Action Role in STAR WARS: EPISODE 9

Keri Russell 2014 Writers Guild Awards

Hobbs and Shaw and Star Wars: Episode 9 Film Casting News

Hobbs and Shaw and Star Wars: Episode 9 have made recent film casting, screenwriting, and director news. These films come from movie studios primarily based in the United States and abroad. The castings, screenwriters, and directors are subject to change.

Star Wars: Episode 9

Keri Russell has been cast in an unspecified role that “calls for action-heavy fight scenes.”

This actress joins already cast: Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, and Adam Driver.

Chris Terrio and J.J. Abrams co-wrote the script for the J.J. Abrams-directed film.

Hobbs and Shaw (Fast and Furious spin-off Film)

Idris Elba has been cast as the villain in the film.

This actress joins already cast Dwayne Johnson, Jason Statham, and Vanessa Kirby.

Hobbs and Shaw centers on the pair of characters, Luke Hobbs and Deckard Shaw, from the main The Fast and the Furious franchise.

Chris Morgan wrote the screenplay for the David Leitch-directed film.

Hobbs and Shaw will be released in U.S. theaters through Universal Pictures on August 2, 2019.

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