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“Iceland is so real. It’s amazing out here," exclaims Fast and the Furious actor Tyrese Gibson

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  • On set The eight installment of Fast and the Furious franchise is being filmed on Lake Mývatn. Actor Tyrese Gibson is the only cast member to film in Iceland. Photo/Vísir

“Iceland is so real. It’s amazing out here. Beautiful,” American actor Tyrese Gibson exclaims in a video clip he posted yesterday on his Instagram account. Gibson is in Mývatn, North Iceland, filming scenes for the upcoming action movie Fast and the Furious 8.


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Gibson will resume his role as Roman Pearce, a character he played in 2 Fast 2 Furious, Fast Five, Fast & Furious 6, and Furious 7.

In another video Gibson shares the view from his window with fans; White ground and snow-covered mountains. “If you travel, you’ve had some nice views, I’m sure. When I look outside my window I see something like I’ve never seen before: a mountain of ice. Ice everywhere. I’m in Iceland. This is crazy,” he says.

Principal photography for the eight instalment of the Fast and Furious franchise began in Mývatn in March and will continue in Akranes, West Iceland, in April. go there now I have a surprise for the first 10 viewers -

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