Cardi B says her Fast & Furious character is “a powerful, strong woman”
Cardi B spoke about the character she plays in the upcoming Fast Furious movie, F9.
In a promotional video, the Grammy-winning rapper explained how her character, Leysa, is a “powerful and strong woman.”
Cardi also explained how she was initially approached for the film.
“Vin Diesel reached out and he was talking about a role,” she recalls. “I’m like ‘this is creepy Fast Furious. Take me there, put me on a plane! ‘
“I love that I represent such a powerful and strong woman,” she added. “She’s just that bitch!” I remember when I saw Ludacris in Fast and furious… then seeing Don Omar gives the hood hope. Being around Vin, he’s so sweet, so dope. It makes you feel so comfortable. I am so excited. He’s just a badass.
Cardi, who also appeared in the 2019 film scammers, tweeted about her upcoming role in the franchise’s final installment, which stars Diesel, Michelle Rodriguez, Jordana Brewster, Tyrese Gibson, Luda, Nathalie Emmanuel, Charlize Theron, John Cena, Helen Mirren and Kurt Russell.
“I can’t wait to watch Fast & Furious 9. I haven’t seen my scenes yet! It’s the best thing about watching the movie and then seeing each other come in. I am so proud of myself. GOD IS GOOD ! Can I get one ALL THE TIME? !!!! ”
F9 hits theaters in the US on June 25 and June 24 in the UK.