The eighth film in the Fast and Furious franchise, titled The Fate of the Furious, had its trailer released recently and its already smashed a record. Director F. Gary Gray revealed on his website that the trailer had broken the record for the most amount of views in 24 hours, receiving 139 million hits in its first day.
The record was previously held by the Beauty and the Beast trailer, which managed 127.6 million views on its first day of release. The Beauty and the Beast trailer also took the record away from Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
Fast 8 stars Dwayne Johnson and Vin Diesel and follows the familiar crew who have “found a semblance of a normal life. But when a mysterious woman (Charlize Theron) seduces Dom into the world of crime he can’t seem to escape and a betrayal of those closest to him, they will face trials that will test them as never before.”
The Fate of the Furious hits theaters on April 14. Check out the record-breaking trailer below: