Fast 8 Star Freezing In Iceland - The Reykjavik Grapevine

Fast 8 Star Freezing In Iceland

Published March 29, 2016

Photos by
Art Bicnick

Tyrese Gibson, one of the stars of the upcoming eighth movie in the Fast & Furious franchise, is not dealing with the Icelandic weather very well.

Tyrese arrived in Iceland this morning, and is reportedly the only member of the acting cast to be here so far. While excited to be in a new country, the Icelandic climate has proven less than agreeable to him.

Really Iceland??? Really???? It's so cold out here I to use my credit card it read "Account Frozen".. #Fast8 were about to go BIG on a frozen lake!!!! For additional clips go now to www.TheBlackBookMovie.com

A video posted by TYRESE (@tyrese) on

#TheBlackBook? Did you see other?? Thoughts? I'm headed to the airport going oversees to ICELAND!!!!!! I'm flying to ICELAND to shoot my first scenes in #FAST8 my whole crew is laughing at me cause of ALL of the crew in the #FastFamily I'm the ONLY ONE SHOOTING in ICELAND!!!!!! I literally HATE the cold!!!!!!!!!!! Born and raised in Cali!!!!!! I'm gonna take one for the team I have @VinDiesel and directing @fgarygray that I was gonna show up and rock ROMAN!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Iceland I hope you're ready for me I'm brining all of this chocolate to you!!!!!!!!!! If you haven't already please??? Click the link in my Instagram bio and watch #TheBlackBook ok??

A photo posted by TYRESE (@tyrese) on

When duty calls #Fast8 – for additional clips www.TheBlackBookMovie.com

A video posted by TYRESE (@tyrese) on

In fairness to Tyrese, shooting is taking place in the northern interior, near Lake Mývatn, where temperatures are currently at about -8°C.

If you see this man, offer him a coat, or a hot cup of coffee.

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