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  • Ludacris Compares his 1st ‘Fast & Furious’ to his Newest, 10 Years Later

    Jun 10, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Ludacris joined the “Fast and Furious” franchise in 2003 for its John Singleton-directed second installment, “2 Fast 2 Furious.” A decade later, the rapper, born Christopher Bridges, is back for his third at-bat as Tej Parker following his “Fast Five” return in 2011. In the current sixth effort, “Fast & Furious 6” (he’s also confirmed […]

  • Latinos Help ‘Fast 6’ Top Biggest Memorial Day Box Office Ever

    May 28, 13 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *”Fast & Furious 6″ zoomed to $120 million over the past four days and has been the driving force behind the biggest Memorial Day weekend ever at the domestic box office. Latinos made up 32 percent of its audience, as they did for the previous entry in Universal’s muscle car franchise “Fast Five,” and this […]

  • New Ludacris Album ‘Ludaversal’ Due in May

    Jan 10, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Ludacris tells Billboard.com that his eighth studio album, “Ludaversal,” is on track for a May release, and that Usher is on board for a collabo. “Usher is one person that I’ve already worked with,” says Ludacris, “and in terms of other artists, you can say that there’s going to be a lot of surprises on […]

  • Vin Diesel Commits to 6th and 7th ‘Fast and Furious’

    Dec 21, 11 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Vin Diesel has confirmed there will be a six and seventh movie in the “Fast and Furious” franchise. The star and a producer of Universal’s decade-long franchise said that during the planning process of the sixth movie, the creative team – which includes director Justin Lin and screenwriter Chris Morgan – realized that they would […]

  • Tyrese Gears Up for ‘Fast Five 225’ NASCAR Race

    Aug 19, 11 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *As part of a Blu-ray and DVD for the film “Fast Five,” Universal Studios Home is hosting a “Fast Five 225″ NASCAR race on Sept. 16 at Chicagoland Speedway. Tyrese Gibson and his co-star Jordana Brewster will serve as the grand marshals, according to Deadline.com. “The combination of Fast Five and NASCAR is sure to […]

  • Vin Diesel to Star and Produce ‘The Machine’ for MGM

    May 19, 11 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *With “Fast Five” heating up the box office, Vin Diesel is keeping it moving with confirmed plans to star and produce “The Machine,” an action comedy from MGM. Diesel will play “a human-like machine created in secrecy by the Pentagon as the world’s first true ultimate weapon. Twenty years after the project was buried and […]