Watch: Dwayne Johnson and Jason Statham in their Fast and Furious spin-off Hobbs and Shaw trailer


Fans have been left asking for more with the second trailer launch of Hobbs and Shaw played by veterans of the Fast and Furious series Dwayne Johnson and Jason Statham.

The exciting new footage was released by Universal Studios and also showed actor Idris Elba as the mysterious villain Brixton who has a lot of tricks and powers under his sleeve.


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The film will show Luke Hobbs played by Dwayne unite with Deckard Shaw played by Jason as the perfect action duo with a huge splash of banter. The trailer opened with a comic scene of the two fighting in a chambered facility while trying to impress the other. The film’s main plot is focused on Shaw’s sister Hattie played by Vanessa Kirby who has stolen a virus which can wipe out half the world. Described as “Black Superman”, Idris’ character seemed more badass with every scene.

The trailer included an intense scene of Dwayne's character performing a war-ritual performance of a Haka along with his Samoan family members before fighting the genetically modified Brixton. Film-buffs also spotted a cameo by the veteran actress Dame Helen Mirren who is playing the role of Shaw’s mother. Directed by David Leitch, who has also made Deadpool 2 and Atomic Blonde, the film is set to release on August 2 in India.

Watch the trailer here! 

(Source: YouTube)