The tenth saga of the film “Furious Velocity” will be shot in Portugal, more specifically in the North, Center and Lisbon region.
The information was confirmed to Center newspaperwho advanced the news, by the Centro Portugal Film Commission, without, however, advancing the dates for the start of the recordings.
Meanwhile, the Centro Portugal Film Commission, which aims to “create good conditions to position the Centro region as a ‘film-friendly’ region”, shared a Facebook post stating that “Velocidade Furiosa” will be recorded in Portugal.
“Vin Diesel, we hope to see you, and all your friends, very early in the morning in Central Portugal. We have good wines, not recommended for furious speeds. But it will be worth it. We promise”, it can be read.
The publication also concludes that it is “another excellent work by the Portugal Film Commission in attracting great cinematographic productions for our country”.
Still according to the Center newspaperin Viseu, the old IP5 could be one of the scenarios chosen by the production, which has already visited and tested in some places in the region.
On Thursday, the mayor of Vila Real, Rui Santos, announced that the city and other points in the region would be the stage for filming for a Hollywood production, linked to “high speed”, which will coincide with the International Circuit between 1st and 3rd of July.
“Fast and Furious 10” will also contain scenes shot in Spain, England and Italy.
According to the magazine MAGGif confirmed, this will be the biggest film production to have passed through Portugal, with the budget approaching 300 million dollars.
The Portuguese actress Daniela Melchior has been identified as one of the new faces of this saga, which includes names such as Vin Diesel, Charlize Theron, Michael Rooker, Michelle Rodriguez, Jason Momoa, Tyrese Gibson, Ludacris or Cardi B.