Release Date for ‘Fast & Furious 7′ Announced

by Christopher Freeburn | December 23, 2013 11:05 am

Release Date for ‘Fast & Furious 7′ Announced

Paul Walker’s last movie will hit theaters on April 10, 2015[1].

Paul Walker 234x300 Release Date for 'Fast & Furious 7' Announced[2]
Source: Flickr[3]

The late actor died in a car crash at a charity event last month. At the time of the accident, he was still filming the seventh installment in the popular Fast & Furious racing movie franchise. His co-star Vin Diesel has announced the planned release date for Fast & Furious 7 on Facebook (FB[4]), adding that “he’d want you to know first,” a reference to Walker, USA TODAY notes.

After Walker’s shocking death, there had been speculation that the studio might scrap the Fast & Furious 7, which had not completed all of its critical scenes. Production on Fast & Furious 7 was suspended following the fatal crash

Walker’s character had appeared in six of the seven Fast and Furious films. In his posting, Diesel noted that “There was a unique sense of completion, of pride we shared… in the film we were now completing… the magic captured… and, in just how far we’ve come…” He included a photo of himself and Walker from the final scene the two had shot together for Fast & Furious 7.

Endnotes:
  1. will hit theaters on April 10, 2015: http://www.usatoday.com/story/life/2013/12/23/fast--furious-7-gets-release-date/4174349/
  2. [Image]: http://investorplace.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/Paul-Walker.jpg
  3. Flickr: http://www.flickr.com/photos/23630875@N05/2253548285/
  4. FB: http://studio-5.financialcontent.com/investplace/quote?Symbol=FB

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