Money wasn’t the issue. Real estate was, meaning who receives the best action scenes, the hottest girls and the most face time overall. As we first reported on this late last summer
, there was tension between them on the Furious 8 set, despite their efforts at the time to resolve those differences. Fortunately, production wrapped up on time without their personal animosities getting involved, but there were concerns regarding the subsequent sequels. Also, according to The Wrap
, there was a scene involving Johnson and co-star Jason Statham filmed for Furious 8 that was particularly well-received in early test screenings.