Rita Moreno will play the grandmother of the main character Dominic Toretto (Vin Diesel), according to Variety .
According to Vin, he always dreamed of collaborating with the legendary actress. After Rita was approved, the soul of the actor “began to smile.”
For the first time Moreno appeared on the screen back in 1950. She was noticed on Broadway at the age of 13, and then invited to play in the movie New Orleans Darling. In 1961, Rita received an Oscar and a Golden Globe for her performance in West Side Story. During her career, she has acted in more than 130 films.
Now she has a role in Fast and Furious 10. Filming for the film was put on hold for a while as director Justin Lin stepped down from his post. There were rumors that Lin had a conflict with Diesel. He has now been replaced by director Louis Leterrier and filming will continue.