Indonesian actor Joe Taslim ("The Raid") and model Clara Paget ("Johnny English Reborn")
have joined the cast of "The Fast and the Furious 6" says The Daily Mail and Variety.
The story involves the crew heading to Europe for a heist job, one complication this time is a rival crew has already staked out the goods.
Paul Walker, Vin Diesel and Dwayne Johnson are set to return as Brian O’Conner, Dominic Toretto and Agent Luke Hobbs respectively. In the pic--Luke Evans plays that rival heist gang leader.
Michelle Rodriguez is set to reprise her role as Letty Ortiz. Jordana Brewster, Tyrese Gibson are also returning. There was unconfirmed noise that David Tennant was in talks for a small role. MMA fighter-turned-actress Gina Carano will play a member of Johnson’s team.
Taslim will play the villain Jah, a cold-blooded killer who uses his martial arts and parkour skills against our heroes Paget will play a "gun-slinging action woman".
The same behind-the-scenes team from "Fast Five" are all back for this entry as well led by director Justin Lin. Chris Morgan wrote the script which reportedly includes a key scene in which an oil tanker explodes in Piccadilly Circus.
The film, which is about to begin production both on location and at Shepperton Studios, It is slated for a release May 24th 2013.