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'Fast & Furious 6' to 'reveal action star villain for sequel'

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Fast & Furious 6 will reportedly end with a reveal of a villain for its sequel Fast & Furious 7.

According to Ain't It Cool News, Jason Statham will be unveiled as the franchise's new antagonist at the close of this summer's action movie.

The Premiere of FilmDistrict's "Parker" at Planet Hollywood - Arrivals
Featuring: Jason Statham
Where: Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

© WENN / DJDM/WENN.com

Fast & Furious 6 screenshots


Transporter star Statham will allegedly play Ian Shaw, the older brother of Luke Evans's character Owen Shaw.

Statham's character is said to be seen capturing a member of the Fast crew before putting in a call to Vin Diesel's Dominic Toretto.

The British actor was originally linked with the Fast series in 2011.


Fast & Furious 6's storyline centres on Dwayne Johnson's Hobbs and Toretto forging an alliance to bring down a European criminal gang led by Owen Shaw and Toretto's former flame Letty (Michelle Rodriguez).

Paul Walker, Gina Carano, Jordana Brewster, Tyrese Gibson, Sung Kang, Gal Gadot, Chris Bridges and Elsa Pataky are also among the cast for the movie, which opens in cinemas on May 24.

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