Not all blood is family in the first 'F9' trailer

The countdown has begun! In less than four months, the Fast and the Furious saga continues with the latest installment, F9Universal Pictures debuted the film’s first trailer today and, as you can see for yourself in the player below, this one has a fair share of surprises!

F9 continues a franchise that has already taken in more than $5 billion at the worldwide box office. F9 sees the return of stars Vin Diesel, Michelle Rodriguez, Jordana Brewster, Tyrese Gibson, Charlize Theron and Helen Mirren. What’s more, Justin Lin is back in the director’s chair. Lin, who made his franchise debut with 2006’s The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift, went on to also helm the fourth film, Fast and Furious, in 2009, the fifth film, Fast Five, in 2011, and the sixth film, Furious Six, in 2013. What’s more, Lin’s debut feature film, Better Luck Tomorrow, was made to retroactively serve as a franchise prequel, introducing Sung Kang’s Han.

Look for F9 to hit the big screen beginning May 22.

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