In response to concerns about the status of coronavirus, Universal has officially delayed the release date of Fast and Furious 9 until the spring of 2021. As the world responds to the global outbreak of disease, the entertainment industry, in general, has already grown. very much. Killed, got hurt.
Events such as SXSW, E3, CinemaCon and ACE Comic Con have already been canceled due to the large attendance. Similarly, major future releases, such as No Time to Die and A Quiet Place Part II, are now delayed from their original dates of late March and early April.
Recently, Fast and Furious star and producer Vin Diesel offered their guarantee, which would not accompany Fast and Furious 9, before the film’s scheduled release in late May. However, coronavirus status continues to fluctuate, a promise that it simply cannot keep. Now, the next installment of the Fast Saga (because Universal changed the name earlier this year) has also been postponed.
Universal released an official statement today, confirming that Fast and Furious 9 has been delayed for almost a full year until April 2, 2021.
So it is particularly difficult to tell them that we have to extend the release date of the film. It has become clear that all our fans around the world are watching the film this May.
We are bringing the global release date to April 2021, while North America opens on April 2. While we know that it is hopeless to wait for some time, this step has been done with the safety of all as our most important consideration.
There are Many Financial Reasons to Delay and Now the Production Speed Up
From a healthy security standpoint, it makes sense to postpone the release of Universal and Fast and Furious 9 until they better understand the situation with Coronavirus. However, financially, there are several reasons to delay the film. The Quick Saga is a major draw at the international box office; The 2015 Furious 7 and 2017’s The Fate of the Furious raised more than $ 1 billion outside the US alone.
USA Fast and Furious 9 was in danger of being a critical hit at the box office following its previous global release plan, with theatrical closures in major film markets such as China, South Korea, and Italy. And with the film’s release schedule already packed for the rest of the year (now, anyway), that means Fast and Furious 9 was nowhere to be seen, but the 2021 spring date the studio initially announced. F
Following the move to Fast and Furious 9, which left Disney’s Mulan and Black Widow as the only major live-action storms, he was the runner-up for the May and 20th-century studio ‘The New Mutants’. About to open. While the studio canceled the red carpet portion of Mulan’s European premiere, they would have to remove the film from worldwide release in the coming weeks.