Fast & Furious 10 casts the Suicide Squad’s Daniela Melchior

Melchior is the second new addition following Jason Momoa.

Fast & Furious 10 cast is expanding. Portuguese actress and model Daniela Melchior, popular for her recent role in James Gunn’s The Suicide Squad, has signed on to join the cast of Fast & Furious 10.

As per Deadline, she will be joining Fast & Furious franchise stars that include Vin Diesel, Tyrese Gibson, Ludacris, Michelle Rodriguez, and Sung Kang.

Justin Lin is directing the latest movie, after previously directing F9 / Fast & Furious 9, Fast & Furious 6, Fast Five, Fast & Furious, and The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift. Diesel and Lin are also returning as producers for the upcoming instalment.

Melchior has signed on to play an unrevealed character in Fast & Furious 10, which is slated to release on May 19, 2023. The actor is joined by fellow fresh cast addition, Jason Momoa, who was announced as a cast member earlier this year.

Plot details about the upcoming action-packed film is being kept hidden. The most recent movie in the franchise, F9, which released last summer, grossed more than $720 million (about Rs. 5,490 crore) at the global box office, making it one of the biggest films of the year.

Fast & Furious 10 has been divided into two parts — Part 1 is due May 19, 2023 with Part 2 following in February 2024.