Scott Eastwood, actor son of movie icon Clint Eastwood, has joined the “Fast & Furious” movie franchise with the upcoming “Fast 8.”

Eastwood, 30, one of two children Clint Eastwood had with flight attendant Jacelyn Reeves, will appear as a member of the covert team from “Furious 7,” according to the film’s verified Twitter page Monday: “Kurt Russell’s Mr. Nobody has a new protégé. Welcome Scott Eastwood to the Fast family. 4.14.17. #F8.” Minutes later, Eastwood also tweeted the movie’s abbreviation.

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He joins the recently announced Charlize Theron in the series starring Vin Diesel, Dwayne Johnson, Tyrese Gibson and Michelle Rodriguez.

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Upcoming Eastwood films include Oliver Stone’s drama about NSA leaker Edward Snowden and David Ayer’s DC Comics movie “Suicide Squad.”