Vanessa Kirby on Who Wins in a Fight: Hobbs & Shaw or Sarah Connor

     August 7, 2019

With director David Leitch’s Hobbs & Shaw now playing in theaters around the world and IMAX, I recently talked with Vanessa Kirby about the movie. Since she’s done plenty of talking about the action scenes and why she wanted to be part of the Fast & Furious  spinoff, I had one goal when I sat down with her: to have fun.

To make that happen, I decided to ask a number of questions pitting Hobbs against Shaw: Who ruined the most takes, who has more hair, and who is faster at learning their lines, and more. After a few Hobbs vs. Shaw questions, it was time to debate who would win in a fight if Hobbs and Shaw took on some other action icons like Jason Bourne, Deadpool, John Wick, John McClane, Rocky Balboa, Bruce Lee, Ellen Ripley, and a few others.

hobbs-and-shaw-vanessa-kirbyAs you’ve seen in the trailers, in the spinoff, Hobbs (Dwayne Johnson) must team up with Shaw (Jason Statham) to stop Brixton (Idris Elba), a superhuman anarchist bent on releasing a biothreat on the world. Hobbs & Shaw also stars Vanessa Kirby as Shaw’s sister, Helen Mirren as Shaw’s mother, Eiza Gonzalex, Eddie Marsan, and Cliff Curtis. The film is produced by Chris Morgan, Johnson, Statham and Hiram Garcia. The executive producers are Kelly McCormick, Dany Garcia, Steven Chasman, Ethan Smith and Ainsley Davies.

Check out what she had to say in the player above and below is exactly what I asked followed by the official synopsis.

Finally, if you missed the Hobbs & Shaw cast playing Hobbs vs. Shaw, you can watch the big supercut by clicking here.

Vanessa Kirby:

  • Who ruined the most takes Hobbs or Shaw?
  • Who is most likely to get it on the first take?
  • Who is a better wingman?
  • Who is faster at leaving their trailer?
  • Who has more hair?
  • Who is faster at learning their lines?
  • Who wins in a fight Hobbs and Shaw or Jason Bourne?
  • Hobbs and Shaw or Deadpool?
  • Hobbs and Shaw or John Wick?
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    Hobbs and Shaw or John McClane?

  • Hobbs and Shaw or the Terminator?
  • Hobbs and Shaw or Rocky?
  • Hobbs and Shaw or Thanos?
  • Hobbs and Shaw or the Predator?
  • Hobbs and Shaw or Chev Chelios in Crank?
  • Hobbs and Shaw or Bruce Lee?
  • Hobbs and Shaw or Indiana Jones?
  • Hobbs and Shaw or Wolverine?
  • Hobbs and Shaw or Sigourney Weaver as Ripley in Aliens?
  • Hobbs and Shaw or Sarah Connor in Terminator 2?
  • Hobbs and Shaw or Liam Neeson in Taken?
  • Does she have a favorite over the top moment in Hobbs and Shaw?
  • Before shooting began, which part of the script was she most excited to film and why?
  • Which day did she leave set completely black and blue?
  • Did the script change a lot during filming?

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