Michelle Rodriguez back for Furious role
Los Angeles - Michelle Rodriguez looks set to reprise her role in the sixth Fast and the Furious
The 33-year-old actress is in line to take on the part of Letty Ortiz for the third time in the film franchise since she first played the character - the love interest of Dominic Toretto, who is portrayed by Vin Diesel - in 2001, Variety reports. Machete Kills
Vin, Paul Walker and Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson have all been confirmed to star in the follow up to 2011 movie Fast Five
, and Rihanna has also been linked with the forthcoming production and Justin Lin is set to return to direct.
Michelle also looks set to reprise her role as Luz/She in Machete Kills
, the sequel to 2010 action motion picture Machete
, which starred Robert DeNiro, Jessica Alba and Lindsay Lohan.
Danny Trejo is due to return to take up the titular role of Machete Cortez, a blade-wielding Mexican Federale, and Mel Gibson is expected to play arms dealer Luther Voz, who aims to wreak havoc around the world by launching a missile.
Production for the movie - which is directed by Robert Rodriguez and is also thought to see Jessica return - will start later this month in Texas.