Dwayne Johnson action spinoff to film in the UK

Dwayne Johnson’s action movie Hobbs and Shaw, the first spinoff from the hugely successful Fast & Furious franchise, will film in the UK later this year with co-star Jason Statham.

Dwayne Johnson’s action movie Hobbs and Shaw, the first spinoff from the hugely successful Fast & Furious franchise, will film in the UK later this year with co-star Jason Statham also on board.

Johnson’s Hobbs character has recurred in the last four Fast & Furious movies and has been credited as a major reason for the franchise becoming the international box-office juggernaut it has become in recent years.

Dwayne Johnson action spinoff to film in the UK
Dwayne Johnson

Statham’s Shaw has also successfully recurred in the Fast & Furious movies and the new spinoff film will see the pair team up on their own against a new threat.

Production will begin in the UK later this year with Deadpool 2 filmmaker David Leitch directing.

Johnson will shoot Hobbs and Shaw once he has wrapped on Disney’s Jungle Cruise, which recently started production in Hawaii.

See KFTV's production guide for more on filming in the UK.

Image: Matt Kennedy/Universal Pictures

Dwayne Johnson action spinoff to film in the UK
Dwayne Johnson

Dwayne Johnson’s action movie Hobbs and Shaw, the first spinoff from the hugely successful Fast & Furious franchise, will film in the UK later this year with co-star Jason Statham also on board.

Johnson’s Hobbs character has recurred in the last four Fast & Furious movies and has been credited as a major reason for the franchise becoming the international box-office juggernaut it has become in recent years.

Statham’s Shaw has also successfully recurred in the Fast & Furious movies and the new spinoff film will see the pair team up on their own against a new threat.

Production will begin in the UK later this year with Deadpool 2 filmmaker David Leitch directing.

Johnson will shoot Hobbs and Shaw once he has wrapped on Disney’s Jungle Cruise, which recently started production in Hawaii.

See KFTV's production guide for more on filming in the UK.

Image: Matt Kennedy/Universal Pictures

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