Fast & Furiouss has the habit of bringing old characters back to life, such as Letty Ortiz (Michelle Rodriguez). But the series also has a storyline that even superfans may miss, because each movie provides clues for how the characters fit into the legend.
in the case of Fast and Furious 9, Cardi B’s character has an origin that many people will miss, and is linked to a character whose resurrection seems unlikely until the trailer suggests otherwise.
Spoilers Fast and Furious 9 first.
The relationship between Cardi B’s character and Han
For those who missed the posters and trailers, Sung Kang was allegedly Fast and Furious: Tokyo Drift.
His death even triggered Fury 7, Because his so-called killer Dyke Shaw (Jason Statham) has become the main villain.
But in the new movie, F9After Letty and Mia (Jordana Brewster) follow him to Tokyo, he returns to Tokyo, where he has been living since the third movie.
He explained that after his girlfriend Gisele (played by Gal Gadot) told him this was their home, he went to Tokyo, but her death meant that they could never live there together.
Instead, Han went alone Tokyo drift occur.
He sent Dom (Vin Diesel) a postcard with a picture of Mexico, which means Letty and Mia can follow the Mexican flag outside his window to find him.
Although Han’s death happened Fast and Furious 6 with Fury 7, His connection with Leysa, and the role of Cardi B in the franchise’s past took place even further.
Before meeting Giselle, Han Zheng had a relationship with Mirtha Michelle, whom he met in the Dominican Republic.
In the following events bandit, A short film between the first and the fourth Fast & Furious In the movie, Dom and Han meet in the Dominican Republic and they start to cooperate.
Han met Cara, Dom’s friend, and the two quickly formed a friendship and produced more things.
in Fast & FuriousIn the fourth movie, the two hijacked a tanker truck with Dom, Letty, and two old inmates of Dom.
Han and Kara did not appear in the rest of the film, but Han did return in a follow-up film without Kara and eventually established a relationship with Giselle.
Han and Leysa are connected through Cara, because Leysa is Cara’s younger sister.
Reza is hired by Queenie Shaw (Helen Mirren) to help Dom escape from Interpol, who is required to imprison him.
Leysa and her crew dressed up as INTERPOL agents, rescued Dom from the predicament, and allowed him to continue his mission freely.
When they were chatting, Leysa and Dom obviously knew each other. She told him how she left the Dominican Republic and thanked him for helping her find a Queenie job.
Director Justin Lin also confirmed Entertainment tonight How her character “existed for a long time” shows that she is not just a new face in the franchise.