New Delhi, Jun 08, ANI: John Cena has been roped in to star in the ninth installment of 'Fast And Furious'. In April, Vin Diesel had hinted about Cena joining the cast of the film, however, Universal officially confirmed today that the 'blockers' actor is a lock. Nothing much is known about the role of Cena and the character is under wraps. Dwayne Johnson will not be in 'Fast and Furious 9'. With the screenplay written by Dan Casey, the production will start later this month. The film is set to hit the theatres on May 22, 2020.