Cena's filmography may not be as prolific as Johnson's, but his acting career is gradually gaining momentum. His first major role was in 2006, The Marine. Most recently, he starred as Agent Jack Burns in Bumblebee. He is also known in the auto community after being sued by Ford for violating a contract by launching his for-profit Ford GT and owns a huge collection of muscle cars and sports cars including a 1969 Corvette ZR1, 1970 Dodge Charger Daytona, and a 1970 Buick GSX.
Fast & Furious 9 is being directed by Justin Lin, who directed the third, fourth, fifth and sixth films of the franchise. Originally due for release on April 19, 2019, it was postponed until April 10, 2020, due to the spinoff "Hobbs and Shaw," starring Johnson and Jason Statham.