Michelle Rodriguez Threatens to Quit 'Fast and Furious' Franchise Over Its Depiction of Women
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'I hope they decide to show some love to the women of the franchise on the next one. Or I just might have to say goodbye,' says Rodriguez who has starred in five out of eight 'Fast and Furious' films.

AceShowbiz - %cMichelle Rodriguez%'s Letty has been an integral part of the "Fast and Furious" family since the beginning, but it may end soon. The actress, who has starred in five out of the eight installments of the action-driven saga, wants the franchise to show some love to the female stars or else she will part ways.

"F8 is out digitally today, I hope they decide to show some love to the women of the franchise on the next one. Or I just might have to say goodbye to a loved franchise," she wrote on Instagram on Tuesday, June 27. "It's been a good ride & Im grateful for the opportunity the fans & studio have provided over the years... One Love."

Rodriguez is one of only a few female cast members that has become a staple in the "Fast and Furious" franchise. %cJordana Brewster%, who played Dom's (%cVin Diesel%) sister and Brian O'Conner's (%cPaul Walker%) wife Mia Toretto, didn't appear in the last movie, "The Fate of the Furious". Other female stars in the franchise included %cGal Gadot% and %cElsa Pataky%.

The eighth installment also added %cCharlize Theron% and %cHelen Mirren% as new characters. There has been rumor that a spin-off film centering on Luke Hobbs (Dwayne "%cThe Rock%" Johnson) and Deckard Shaw (%cJason Statham%) is being planned, with Theron possibly becoming a part of it.

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