The actress has been confirmed to be reprising her roles in both the movie franchises, reports Variety.
Robert Rodriguez's Danny Trejo-starring Machete sequel is due to begin filming in Texas shortly, with Mel Gibson joining the cast and Jessica Alba reportedly in talks to reprise her role.
Rodriguez is also in line to appear as Letty Ortiz in the latest Fast & Furious film, after a clip in the credits of Fast Five revealed that she might not be dead following the events of 2009's fourth franchise instalment.
Vin Diesel, Paul Walker and Dwayne Johnson have all been confirmed to be returning for Fast & Furious 6.
Rodriguez is also set to appear in Resident Evil: Retribution, after her character's death in the first film.
Watch the trailer for Resident Evil: Retribution below: